In October, George Iordăchescu is giving papers at two online conferences, presenting is latest research on the intersections between the illegal timber trade, organised crime and cyberactivism in Romania.
BIOSEC are participating in this year's POLLEN conference. Details of our plenary, panels and papers here.
BIOSEC Bitesize series: Laws and Loopholes. Taking a look at the key publications, blogs and podcasts that define our research.
BIOSEC Bitesize series: European Trades. Taking a look at the key publications, blogs and podcasts that define our research.
BIOSEC Bitesize series: Technologies. Taking a look at the key publications, blogs and podcasts that define our research.
George Iordăchescu: New investigative documentary WOOD provides important context to the debate on global illegal logging. But in its quest for a solution, it overlooks more nuanced social and political dimensions.
Rosaleen Duffy has been invited to talk at Pelicam International Film Festival, one of the leading green documentary festivals in Eastern Europe. The event 'PelicamTalks' will take place online on Sat 18 July and will be live-streamed.
In the final podcast of the series, Laure Joanny & George Iordăchescu discuss how the drones and databases adopted by governments and protected areas are taking the conservation sector into uncharted territory..
Despite its eagerly anticipated publication, the EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030 lacks new and radical thinking about ways to develop an ecologically sustainable society, and risks producing and/or deepening serious inequalities and injustices.
In recent months, the European Commission has taken radical action to tackle deforestation in the Carpathian region. But this legislation goes beyond simply addressing non-compliance: the measures also trigger serious changes in national legislation and advance the criminalisation of environmental offences, argues George Iordăchescu.