For co-existence, (bio)diversity and justice in conservation

From Protection to Connection

Convivial (literally: ‘living with’) conservation offers a new and integrated approach to understanding and practicing environmental conservation. It is a Whole Earth vision that responds to the major ecological, social and political-economic challenges facing people and biodiversity in the 21st century.

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Through our research we try to better understand how we can learn from progressive practices and seek inspiration to jointly develop the convivial conservation paradigm.
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Links to recent publications, providing further in-depth discussion of convivial conservation.
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Latest engagement from Convivial Conservation.
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Convivial conservation is inspired by many collectives and individuals doing conservation differently and holistically. The idea is to build on promising examples to develop a general conservation model embodying more convivial principles both within these sites and elsewhere.
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