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We are an aggregator of news reports, research papers, other online and offline publications and analysis on sustainable use, rural communities, human rights conservation and wildlife issues in Africa. This content is intended to inform readers, to contribute to constructive debate and introduce ideas.
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Eye-opening blog on the true value of community based natural resources management (CBNRM) covering the #livelihoodimpactsCOVID19 on #localcommunities who depend on wildlife tourism revenue by @shylockmuyengwaRead More
These stories never cease to hurt. We turn a blind eye, silence voices and it becomes just another problem that never seems to go away.Read More
What it means to live alongside wildlifeRead More
Register for this 19 November Webinar on the question of Whats in the EU 2030 Biodiversity Strategy for Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities?Read More
Some scientists & wildlife trade experts worry CITES bans may be backfiring by driving up demand, arguing CITES is meant to help ensure wildlife trade meets people's needs while also safeguarding nature - in this in-depth feature from @KnowableMagRead More
Artisanal fisher communities, around 53% of them women, in parts of West Africa threatened by mining and tourism infrastructure deals causing pollution and affecting food security, food sovereignty and livelihoods. Listen on Resonance FM @TalkingAfricaRead More
The Resource Africa blog hosts fresh ideas and new perspectives on topical issues in conservation, rights, and development in Southern Africa.
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RESOURCE AFRICA NEWSLETTER RA ROUNDUP ISSUE 1
Resource Africa : news about southern African rural communities work to have sustainable natural resource use rights 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