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Early Career Researcher Programme

The Conservation Research Institute Early Career Researcher Programme These events are only available to all staff, post-docs and students across the University of Cambridge. Zoom details will be sent after registration for the programme. The Early Career Researcher (ECR) Programme at University of...

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COP26 Highlights

24 May 2021

In the run-up to COP26 in which parties are expected to commit to revised and enhanced climate change goals, Climate Exp0, a five day virtual conference, showcases the latest research and solutions for achieving a carbon zero future. Each day is focused on one of the following five themes: Green Recovery, Nature-based...

Nature has enormous potential to fight climate change and biodiversity loss in the UK - Report

12 May 2021

A report launched today by the British Ecological Society, with contributions from the University of Cambridge, offers the first complete assessment of the potential of nature-based solutions to mitigate climate change and benefit biodiversity in the UK. For large-scale tree planting to be effective in capturing carbon...


The University of Cambridge Conservation Research Institute is an Interdisciplinary Research Centre, with a network of over 150 researchers from all 6 Schools of the University of Cambridge. The Institute supports multidisciplinary research on biodiversity conservation and social context within which humans engage with nature. It works from a base in the David Attenborough Building, which is designed to enhance collaboration and the sharing of perspectives across organisational and disciplinary boundaries. Find out more...