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GEN at the Conservation Optimism Summit: A New Generation of Environmental Leaders

Christina Ashford, Global Diversity Foundation UK Programme Manager, writes about Global Environment...

Christina Ashford, Global Diversity Foundation UK Programme Manager, writes about Global Environment Network's participation at the Conservation Optimism Summit, held from 20 – 22 April 2017 at the University of...

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Collaborating in the Face of Change: Strategies for Biocultural Protection and Defense

Angela Easby, Global Environments Coordinator and Global Environments Summer Academy 2015 alumna,...

Angela Easby, Global Environments Coordinator and Global Environments Summer Academy 2015 alumna, reflects on the North American Community Environmental Leadership Exchange, held in February 2017....

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Lessons for Research Policy and Practice: The Case of Co-enquiry Research With Rural Communities

Article on the relationship between institutional funding for research and community-based research...

Article on the relationship between institutional funding for research and community-based research practice. (Journal of Research Practice, Volume 12, Issue 1, 2016)...

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COP22: Are youth actors or spectators in international climate negotiations

Mahugnon Serge Djohy (GESA 2015 alumnus) participated as a youth delegate from...

Mahugnon Serge Djohy (GESA 2015 alumnus) participated as a youth delegate from Benin in the climate negotiations at COP22 in Marrakesh in November 2016. He offers his reflections on the...

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Gaining Research Skills and Building Common Understandings

Angela Easby, GESA 2015 alumna and GDF's North American Regional Programme Coordinator,...

Angela Easby, GESA 2015 alumna and GDF's North American Regional Programme Coordinator, describes her October 2016 experience at a community researcher workshop in the High Atlas mountains....

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Semillas al Viento: a work-in-progress and seed of inspiration for our Network

Dr. Elizabeth Rahman (GEN Resource Person), social and medical anthropologist, and research...

Dr. Elizabeth Rahman (GEN Resource Person), social and medical anthropologist, and research associate of the University of Oxford, writes about Semillas al Viento, a community-based, holistic education association and school...

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GEN Interviews: Where is GEN, where are we going, and how should we get there?

Angela Easby (Canada, GESA 2015 alumna, and North American Regional Programme Coordinator...

Angela Easby (Canada, GESA 2015 alumna, and North American Regional Programme Coordinator for GDF) discusses results from interviews with GEN members on the impact, relevance and accessibility of the Network....

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Reflecting on the first Latin American Regional Socio-Environmental Leadership Academy

Ana Elia Ramón Hidalgo (Spain, GESA 2014 alumna) co-organised the first Regional...

Ana Elia Ramón Hidalgo (Spain, GESA 2014 alumna) co-organised the first Regional Academy, a Global Environments Network event, in Latin America. She writes about her experience, from idea conception to...

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The Work that Reconnects Experience, by Daniel Abreu

Daniel Abreu Mejia (GESA 2014 alumnus and ALLSA 2015 co-organiser) shares his...

Daniel Abreu Mejia (GESA 2014 alumnus and ALLSA 2015 co-organiser) shares his experience as a participant at the Work that Reconnects retreat in California....

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How to bring IPBES to life: stakeholder engagement and capacity-building

How to engage scientists and other knowledge holders in biodiversity-related science-policy interfaces,...

How to engage scientists and other knowledge holders in biodiversity-related science-policy interfaces, such as Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) and Convention on Biological Diversity, by GESA 2011...

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Epistemic Struggle in the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

Daniel Suarez (Canada, GESA alumnus 2013) explores the contemporary politics and rising...

Daniel Suarez (Canada, GESA alumnus 2013) explores the contemporary politics and rising influence of ecosystem services in biodiversity conservation....

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Salvia Goethe Retreat: Dynamic Engagement, A Goethean Approach to Connection

This four day Alpine retreat is intended to transform the international group...

This four day Alpine retreat is intended to transform the international group of environmental changemakers, convened for the Global Environments Summer Academy, into a cohesive learning community....

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