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RT @NoelleKumpel: Climate and nature crises: solve both or solve neither, say @IPBES & @IPCC_CH experts #TheRaceIsOn for an #equitable, #c…Read More
Read our latest blog post below. Sustainable use as a legal principle in international law.Read More
RT @FarawoTinashe: Did you know that (we) Zimbabwe has at least 200 plant & animal species which can only be found in this country. @CITES…Read More
RT @FarawoTinashe: Did you know that Zimbabwe hasno history of a specie which has gone into extinction or a park which has been de-gazetted…Read More
RT @MoreangelsM: Happy World Environment Day. Let’s continue to take care of our environment!Read More
RT @CsosAfrican: ACBA celebrates and wishes you a Happy World Environment Day. Our most vulnerable ecosystems needs us, Let us Restore and…Read More
RT @ConservationNa1: Today is #WorldEnvironmentDay and the 1st anniversary of the Conservation Namibia website! To celebrate both events, h…Read More
In the Western Cape, penguins and the pelagic fishing industry are after the same marine resources: sardine, and anchovy. As a result, both penguins and small-scale fishing industries are threatened. #LifeandLivelihoods #WorldOceanDay https://t.co/7bnjWrngGkRead More
Organisation key for local community youth to have a say on environmental decision making, says Community Leaders Notwork member Bupe Banda. #communitybasedconservation #Humanrights #localcommunityrights #ourresourcesourrights https://t.co/Di2jmZ7ygDRead More
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RESOURCE AFRICA NEWSLETTER RA ROUNDUP ISSUE 1
A newsletter about southern African CBNRM rural communities and their advocacy for sustainable natural resource use rights to be prioritized on the global conservation agenda.
In this issue we launch the Let Africans Decide video, showcasing the substantial impact the Community Leaders Network (CLN) is making on raising awareness of Community Based Natural Resources Management (CBNRM), introduce you to the revamped Resource Africa website and logo, and share news and resources on sustainable use, rights, and community conservation