The first ever ethnographic film festival in Paris was a runaway success with 89 short films screened over 30 hours from 42 countries (see map) on subjects ranging from working in a slaughterhouse ...

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Blogs are far more accessible than academic papers being shorter, informal and jargon free (ideally). Policymakers will read a blog rather than dig into a journal article which is anyway ...

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In my first post I discussed curent UN initiatives to develop the SDGs - or sustainable development goals - for the coming decades. One goal, receiving a great deal of ...

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UNESCO and the ISSC organised an expert group meeting, entitled Global justice, poverty and inequality in the post-2015 development agenda at UNESCO in Paris, France. Distinguished experts from different countries ...

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 A key theme to this year’s Future Earth Networking Conference is one of ecosystem services and the economics of biodiversity. As a brief introduction to these themes we have scoured ...

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