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Keep up to date with the latest CCI updates (CCI News) as well as blogs of lessons learned from the Collaborative Projects (CCI Views).

Nature and people’s subjective wellbeing: Does it matter how close someone lives to a protected area?

The European Union recently published its new Biodiversity strategy setting some of the most ambitious targets in its history. A…

A comment on the Leaders’ Pledge for Nature: do the actions match the words?

An opinion piece by Martin Harper, Global Conservation Director, RSPB and CCI Council member. The Prime Minister made a major…

Woman’s Hour Power List 2020 – Congratulations to Beccy Speight!

Each year BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour ask their listeners to nominate inspiring, influential women to add to their Power…

Approaching conservation as a system

An opinion piece by Henry Rees, Conservation Leadership Programme Programme Officer Not long ago, when I was at a very…

Job opportunity: CCI Communications Manager

CCI is looking for a Communications Manager to join the Executive Director’s Team. This role will manage all communications relating…

Professor Chris Abell

It is with deep shock and sadness that CCI has learnt of the death of Professor Chris Abell. In addition…

Cambridge University launches its 10-year vision for biodiversity

COVID-19 has dominated headlines during 2020, almost eclipsing the topics of climate change and biodiversity loss. Globally, around one million…

Bat week

This week is Bat Week – a celebration of these fascinating flying mammals.  There are over 1,200 species worldwide- accounting…

CCI Conservation Seminars

Our conservation seminar series aims to highlight relevant and interesting biodiversity conservation issues and foster mixing across disciplines in conservation.…

Nature And Place Poetry Competition 2020

The RSPB, BirdLife International and the Cambridge Conservation Initiative working in collaboration with Poetry Magazine The Rialto. A wonderful and provocative tonic, audience member…