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Follow the latest developments in linkages of Communities, Conservation and Livelihoods, around the world. In particular, see what is happening across the Community Conservation Research Network, including research news, publications and meetings. To stay updated subscribe here to the Community Conservation Newsletter or use the signup field to the right. To read all our past newsletters follow this link to the CCRN Newsletters.

During the 2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress, marine conservation practitioners and researchers (including CCRN affiliate Nathan Bennet) met to discuss the need for a code of conduct for marine conservation...

Dr. Merrie, who recently received his PhD in sustainability science, utilized various forms of art (Science Fiction, graphics, and music) to communicate sustainability in alternative ways, that may resonate more strongly with communities than academic papers...

CCRN Member Sadie Beaton authored an article describing the risks the Alton Gas project, located in Nova Scotia, Canada, poses to the Sipekne’katik River and what the Water Protectors from the Mi’kmaw First Nation are doing to address this issue....

This technical guide offers a practical, step-by-step guidance on ecosystem services assessment and analysis. ...

Sustainable Management of the Quintana Roo Spiny Lobster Fishery: Multi-stakeholder meeting shared and evaluated results on the status of the spiny lobster fishery and helped designed a fishery improvement program for 2017....

Fishers in Punta Allen, Mexico, alternate their livelihood between the commercial lobster fishery and offering guide services for fly fishing. Recreational fishing in now the second most important activity for the local economy. ...