skip to content

Conservation Research Institute

 
Read more at: International Women's Day: Choose to Challenge

International Women's Day: Choose to Challenge

3 March 2021

A challenged world is an alert world. Individually, we're all responsible for our own thoughts and actions - all day, every day. We can all choose to challenge and call out gender bias and inequality. We can all choose to seek out and celebrate women's achievements. Collectively, we can all help create an inclusive world...

Read more

Read more at: Cambridge Festival: Citizen Science

Cambridge Festival: Citizen Science

1 March 2021

Have you ever wondered what kind of beetle is buzzing at your window? The name of the furry little creature burrowing beneath your garden? The species of bird that guides your daily walk with a happy little tune? Welcome to our exciting morning of Citizen Science on Saturday 27th March from 10am - 12pm. This is an exciting...

Read more

Read more at: Call for Submissions: Climate Exp0

Call for Submissions: Climate Exp0

26 February 2021

The Call for Submissions for Climate Exp0 has been extended to 10 March 2021 . Climate Exp0 is the first virtual conference organised by the COP26 Universities Network and the Italian University Network for Sustainable Development (RUS) , sponsored by UK Research and Innovation , with support from the 2021 United Nations...

Read more

Read more at: Publish Open Access With No Charge

Publish Open Access With No Charge

26 February 2021

News for library users searching for archives: Janus will be switched off at the end of February Important news for users across our libraries who wish to search for archives held in Cambridge. The Archive Management System Project is close to completion, and library users can now use ArchiveSearch to access finding aids (...

Read more

Read more at: Earth Optimism 2021

Earth Optimism 2021

25 February 2021

Earth Optimism will be happening in conjunction with the Cambridge Festival between 26 March & 4 April 2021 Given the crisis facing nature, it is all too easy to give up hope. Yet, around the globe, we are winning the fight to protect the natural world. Wetlands are being rebuilt. In some places, deforestation is...

Read more

Read more at: 'Signs of Spring' Photo Competition

'Signs of Spring' Photo Competition

22 February 2021

In the UK, the signs of spring are beginning to show, offering new hope for the year ahead. The days are getting longer, the snowdrops are out and buds are showing on the trees. So, we’ve chosen ‘signs of spring’ as the theme for our next CCI photo competition. We may not be able to explore as far afield as we’d like this...

Read more

Read more at: Cambridge at COP26: Expression of Interest

Cambridge at COP26: Expression of Interest

22 February 2021

Cambridge at COP26: Expression of Interest Cambridge Zero is planning a submission for shared exhibition/event space at COP26 in November. We are keen for the breadth of Cambridge expertise to be represented and would therefore like to hear of any interest or plans you might have in engaging with COP: both in the run-up to...

Read more

Read more at: Run for Pangolins: ITV News

Run for Pangolins: ITV News

18 February 2021

A PhD student at Cambridge University is doing a charity run dressed as a pangolin to highlight their struggle for survival. Charles Emogor has been fascinated by the scaly mammals since he was a little boy in Nigeria. Now he's to run for 8 hours dressed as one on World Pangolin Day (February 20) in a Covid-safe event to...

Read more

Read more at: World Pangolin Day

World Pangolin Day

16 February 2021

In honor of World Pangolin Day, February 20, 2021, Save Pangolins is hosting a virtual charity run in support of our conservation programs. All eight species of pangolins are threatened with extinction, and for World Pangolin Day our friend and pangolin conservationist Charles will be running in a pangolin suit for eight...

Read more

Read more at: CCI Endangered Landscapes Programme - Advancing and Applying Knowledge Grants

CCI Endangered Landscapes Programme - Advancing and Applying Knowledge Grants

10 February 2021

We are delighted to announce that we are now inviting applications for the Endangered Landscapes Programme ’s Advancing and Applying Knowledge grants . Expressions of Interest are welcomed from CCI partner organisations for projects that will advance any aspect of our understanding of or capacity to deliver landscape...

Read more