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Blog • 26.10.2020

A new future for conservation: setting out principles of post-growth conservation

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By: Anwesha Dutta, Ashish Kothari, Bram Büscher, Kate Massarella, Pallav Das, Robert Fletcher

The prospects for Earth’s biological diversity look increasingly bleak. The urgency of global efforts to preserve biodiversity long predates the COVID-19 crisis, but the pandemic has added new dimensions to the problem. Conservation funding from nature tourism has all but disappeared with international travel restrictions, wildlife poaching is on the rise, and various political regimes have use...