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Blogs
7 December, 2017
  Liz Carlile, ESPA's Communications Advisor, inteviewed Anne Nyambane of the Stockholm Environment Institute Africa Centre, based in Kenya, about how her country could apply ESPA scientific insights to development decision-making...
Blogs
7 December, 2017
Liz Carlile, ESPA’s Communications Advisor, caught up with Revocatus Twinomuhangi of Makerere University at the ESPA Science Conference 2017. Revocatus shared his views on how ESPA science can be relevant to Uganda’s pressing...
Blogs
2 November, 2017
ESPA has commissioned a new training programme for African university lecturers, to train them in educating a new generation of leaders on managing ecosystem services for poverty alleviation in Africa. The project is led by Tobias...
News
18 October, 2017
ESPA has released the agenda and abstracts of its full-day special session on Managing coastal and marine ecosystem services to support the wellbeing of the poor in conjunction with the 10th Western Indian Ocean Marine Science...
News
29 September, 2017
Background ESPA’s researchers have continued to push the boundaries in exploring what wellbeing means to different people and how it is influenced by – and in turn affects – ecosystem services. And they have often done so using...
Blogs
29 September, 2017
Just out in Human Ecology is a new paper – People, patches and parasites: the case of trypanosomiasis in Zimbabwe. It’s open access, so do have a look! It presents the results of a project looking at the socio-ecology of disease...
Blogs
29 September, 2017
Dr Fiona Nunan reports from a workshop in Ghana, where ESPA researchers and development practitioners looked for some answers to this hot topic. The way decisions are made about natural resources and how they are managed – their...
Blogs
28 September, 2017
In this timely webinar, Robert Felstead of the UK Research Councils and Kate Schreckenberg, ESPA Director review the guidelines for applying for GCRF funding, with a particular emphasis on the Interdisciplinary Research Hubs call...
News
15 September, 2017
As highlighted in ESPA Director Kate Schreckenberg's Overview and in the 30-page text, the programme has now resulted in more than 330 academic publications. Citations of ESPA papers in the past year have increased tenfold since...
News
11 September, 2017
Please note that the Invitation to Quote deadline has now passed and we are no longer receiving proposals for this work. A. Documentary film: Nature in balance – Managing our environment to leave no-one behind B. ESPA DELTAS film...

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