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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.

Since the CCRN’s focus is on interactions of environmental conservation and sustainable livelihoods, it is not surprising that the network pays a great deal of attention to the increasing use of protected areas, and their impacts on stewardship and livelihoods....

The Governance and Community Conservation Guidebook focuses on certain key ‘ingredients’ of governance arrangements that seem to work to promote conservation objectives while achieving a fundamental balance between food and livelihood needs and ecosystems...

CCRN Researcher Merle Sowman attends the 2nd Scientific Steering Committee meeting of Future Earth Coasts (FEC) to develop and finalise the Science Plan and Implementation Strategy for the period 2016-2026. ...

An international research team, assisted by CCRN researcher and UVIC Professor Phil Dearden, recently placed the first ever satellite tracking tag on a tiger shark in one of the world’s most pristine reefs and is now tracking its movements in real time. ...