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RT @MoreangelsM: @FBaudron @GCRF @CIMMYT @Rothamsted @dorcasmatangi @jcairns77 @isaiah_nyagumbo @ndhlela_t @KirstyLHassall Wow, so beautifu…Read More
Local people's perspectives, together with science-based evidence, must be the starting point for any discussion on conservation of #AfricanResourcesAfricanRights. RA and CLN invite the German Green Party to listen to African voices, discussRead More
Resource Africa open letter challenges German Green Party manifesto on trophy imports ban. "A ban on trophy imports will only harm conservation and African rights to self determination". #LetAfricansDecideRead More
Upcoming - the Community Conservation Research network webinar "What makes conservation effective? A community perspective". 20th April public event on the role of local communities in conserving local environments and sustaining livelihoods. Registration details @CCRN_news https://t.co/7Wr7wY41R2Read More
Excellent article from @ConservationNa1 separates fact from fiction on elephant numbers in Namibia.Read More
RT @MsweliSimangele: @africa_resource Thank you. The interview can be accessed here:Read More
Insects are the future of protein and Africans have harvested seasonal edible insects to supplement their diets for millennia. Have had this one. Delicious!Read More
Might be that one lagging behind. Just a little while longer, one last deadline, and TGIF.Read More
RT @CLZAfrica: Feeling pretty excited that it’s Friday! 📸 Alan Bonella https://t.co/NX9oUfytyZRead More
In the media
Media coverage about sustainable use, CBNRM, rural community rights and livelihoods, COVID-19 impacts, conservation models in the face of threats to wildlife populations in Africa. This content is intended to inform, to introduce new ideas and approaches and contribute to constructive debate about these issues.
Research & Resources - recent papers
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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