We held our first knowledge exchange workshop on Biodiversity and Security at the Oxford Martin School Illegal Wildlife Trade Symposium. Here, Rosaleen Duffy, Laure Joanny and Hannah Dickinson review the discussions and outcomes of the session.
Ben Neimark's paper explores the link between the international trade in plants and security dynamics.
BIOSEC Research Fellow Teresa Lappe-Osthege explores the geopolitical implications of the illegal trade in songbirds & its established links with the EU.
The BIOSEC research team are chairing a panel on Biodiversity and Security at the Oxford Martin Programme on the Illegal Wildlife Trade First Annual Symposium, 25-27 September, University of Oxford.
Rosaleen Duffy on her recent fieldwork in Washington D.C., interviewing a range of agencies and key players in wildlife conservation.
Rosaleen Duffy Q&A with Sarah Illingworth (Impolitikal) about the BIOSEC project and the deepening interlinkages between conservation and international security.
Jared Margulies and Francis Masse will be joining the BIOSEC team in October 2017 and January 2018 respectively. The fellowships will investigate how framing of environmental crime and security is influencing responses to illegal wildlife trade in both source & end-user countries.
Guest bloggers Tor A. Benjaminsen and E.J. Milner-Gulland look beyond the headlines to examine the growing linkages between biodiversity conservation and security.
We are seeking two post-doctoral researchers with an interest in biodiversity, illegal wildlife trade and security issues to join our high profile ERC-funded project from September 2017 - August 2020.
Our first Board meeting and a collaborative workshop will be held at the University of Sheffield on 12 May 2017.