News

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

Embracing Failure in Conservation: October 2019 interim blog entry

The following blog is written by Iain Dickson, Impact Evaluation Officer, BirdLife International (project team member for the CCI Collaborative…

Biodiversity in 2020: the biggest threats and opportunities

The annual CCI “horizon scan” has now been complete, with scientists and conservation professionals predicting mosquito-killing fungi and a kelp…

The Tony Whitten Conservation Prize 2019 Winners

Tony Whitten (1953-2017) was an inspirational conservationist who championed biodiversity across Asia and beyond. As a tribute to him we…

Flying tonight

Over the summer months, with the help of moth expert Annette Shelford, we’ve been investigating the night-time visitors to roof…

Future Leadership of the Cambridge Conservation Initiative: A message from CCI Council Chair

After more than ten years as CCI Executive Director, Mike Rands has decided to move on from this role to…

Applications open: Cambridge Masters in Conservation Leadership 2020-21

Applications are now open for the Cambridge Masters in Conservation Leadership 2020-21. The deadline for applications is the 3rd December…

CCI Conference: Delivering the Blueprint for a Green Economy – 30 years on

 Can economic approaches be relied upon to conserve nature? University of Cambridge, 19 September 2019   Environmental economists have been…

A global audit of biodiversity monitoring: August 2019 final blog entry

The following blog is written by Ian Burfield, Global Science Coordinator (Species), BirdLife International (project lead for the CCI Collaborative…

ELP Update: Can camera trapping help capture predator ecology?

Over the last few centuries, Scotland has been a dangerous place to be a predator. Described by some as the…

Reimagining Europe’s landscapes: ELP announces grants to catalyse new restoration initiatives

 New grants from the Endangered Landscapes Programme mean that steps will be taken to plan for the restoration of some of Europe’s most iconic…