Organisers of the 'Conservation in Conflict and Militarised Areas' workshop have released a CfP for a special issue in Political Geography: 'Conservation in Violent Environments'.
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.
The Political Ecology reading group spring programme has been published.
New panel announced for POLLEN 2018 Conference: 'The political ecology of environmental peacebuilding – Exploring its values and critiques in the context of the green economy'. Organisers: Teresa Lappe-Osthege and Lisa Trogisch. Call for Papers now open, deadline 06 Dec 2017.
New panel announced for POLLEN 2018 Conference: 'Securing Green, Greening security: Examining the Intersection of Green Economies and Green Securities'. Organisers: Francis Masse, Brock Bersaglio and Rosaleen Duffy. Call for Papers now open, deadline 06 Dec 2017.
New panel announced for POLLEN 2018 Conference: 'Conservation in violent environments'. Organisers: Esther Marijnen, Rosaleen Duffy, Lotje de Vries. Call for Papers now open, deadline 01 Dec 2017.
Forward programme for the Political Ecology reading group, and details of how to join.
Rosaleen Duffy and Adam Simpson co-convene Political Ecology panel at 'IPSA 2018: Borders and Margins'
Teresa Lappe-Osthege, Dr Esther Marijnen and Dr Brock Bersaglio join our wider network of researchers with an interest in conflict, security and environmental issues.
Guest bloggers Tor A. Benjaminsen and E.J. Milner-Gulland look beyond the headlines to examine the growing linkages between biodiversity conservation and security.