Archive for Current projects

Human Predator Encounters

Period: 4 December 2015 – Present Funder: The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) Researcher: Dr Simon Pooley Visiting Researcher, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford In collaboration with: Dr Maan Barua, School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford. Prof. William Beinart, Director, African…

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Building Capacity For Pro-Poor Responses To Wildlife Crime In Uganda

  Period: April 2014 to March 2017 Funder: International Wildlife Trade Challenge Fund Researchers: Henry Travers, Julia Baker, E.J. Milner-Gulland, Mariel Harrison Collaborators: International Institute of Environment and Development, Wildlife Conservation Society Uganda Program, Uganda Wildlife Authority International wildlife crime has moved to the top of…

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Measuring complex outcomes of environment and development interventions

Funder: ESRC-DFID joint fund for poverty alleviation research Collaborators: Wildlife Conservation Society University College London Researchers: Tom Clements  Katherine Homewood (UCL) Terrence McCabe (University of Colorado) E.J. Milner-Gulland David Wilkie (WCS) Emily Woodhouse  Rationale: Measuring the impacts of development projects is increasingly viewed as critical…

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ICCS collaboration with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions

ICCS is an international partner organisation of the Australian Research Council’s Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions, led by Professor Hugh Possingham. Despite facing the sixth global mass extinction of species, most conservation management is unevaluated and inefficient…

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