What can the world's 'first' National Park tell us about the current militarization of conservation? Francis Masse on Yellowstone Park, its military history, and how not to 'do' biodiversity conservation.
Article from Rosaleen Duffy in response to a recent Mongabay opinion piece that challenged critics of militarised conservation. Instead, she argues that justice for animals is not well served by perpetrating other injustices.
We held our first knowledge exchange workshop on Biodiversity and Security at the Oxford Martin School Illegal Wildlife Trade Symposium. Here, Rosaleen Duffy, Laure Joanny and Hannah Dickinson review the discussions and outcomes of the session.
The BIOSEC research team are chairing a panel on Biodiversity and Security at the Oxford Martin Programme on the Illegal Wildlife Trade First Annual Symposium, 25-27 September, University of Oxford.
Jared Margulies and Francis Masse will be joining the BIOSEC team in October 2017 and January 2018 respectively. The fellowships will investigate how framing of environmental crime and security is influencing responses to illegal wildlife trade in both source & end-user countries.
In April 2017, Professor Rosaleen Duffy attended a meeting at the Oxford Martin School to discuss the future direction of biodiversity conservation - Conservation 3.0. Here, she reflects on the discussions and debates of the day.
Laure Joanny reflects on the key debates of the CRASSH conference, 'Biodiversity & Its Histories, held at the University of Cambridge on 24-25th March 2017.
In our latest blog, BIOSEC Doctoral Researcher Laure Joanny examines the impact of technology-mediated ‘citizen science’.
Guest bloggers Tor A. Benjaminsen and E.J. Milner-Gulland look beyond the headlines to examine the growing linkages between biodiversity conservation and security.
We are seeking two post-doctoral researchers with an interest in biodiversity, illegal wildlife trade and security issues to join our high profile ERC-funded project from September 2017 - August 2020.