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November 2015 Archives

Maasai fight eviction from Tanzanian community land by US-based ecotourism company

Pastoralist land in Tanzania is under threat because of commercial agriculture and conservation. In some places 'philanthropic' ecotourism companies also add to the problem. This article focuses on a case in Loliondo.

More… Nov 30, 2015

Respect basic human rights in Masoala, Madagascar!

An important petition designed to call attention to and stop the continuing encroachment of the Masoala National Park onto community lands.

More… Nov 08, 2015

JUST CONSERVATION?

Justice, Conservation and the protected areas establishment frenzy

“A theory, however elegant and economical must be rejected or revised if it is untrue. Likewise laws and institutions no matter how efficient and well-arranged must be reformed or abolished if they are unjust” John Rawls, A Theory of Justice.

More… Nov 03, 2015