Wild Life, Wild Livelihoods: involving communities in sustainable wildlife management and combating illegal wildlife trade
This report, co-authored by SULi, highlights key lessons from experience for engaging communities in combating unsustainable use and illegal wildlife trade, and sets out eight key insights to guide action. Read more here.
Watch the following clip on the Wild Life, Wild Livelihoods meeting.
Wild life, wild lives: enough talking already
New Blog! SULi member Dilys Roe (from IIED) discusses the imperative for action when it comes to involving local people and communities in wildlife conservation. Read Dilys' blog here
The voice missing from the elephant trophy debate? Africans.
SULi Chair Rosie Cooney responds to the Trump administration's back-and-forth on lifting the ban on Elephant imports from Zambia and Zimbabwe. Read Rosie's Washington Post article here in English and click here for Rosie's article in Spanish (es).
Event: Killing for Conservation
2 September 2017, 8.30am - 5pm, Australian Museum, Sydney
SULi Chair, Rosie Cooney will be speaking at this event about the role of the IUCN in sustainable use of wildlife for conservation and livelihoods. This event is sponsored by the Royal Zoological Society of
New South Wales - click here to read more.
SULiNews 11, August 2017
New! Relaunch of SULiNews Issue 11 (August 2017) out today. Click on links to read great case studies on sustainable use, sustainable livelihoods, wildlife trade and wildlife crime.
SULi Regional East and Southern Africa meeting - Chiredzi, Zimbabwe 23-24 May 2017
Eastern and Southern African SULi members met in Chiredzi, Zimbabwe at the beautiful Chilo Lodge in May to discuss the potential for the two regions to work together on sustainable use and livelihoods issues. The group workshopped, brainstormed, and came up with a clear direction and set of goals for the collaboration. This meeting was made possible through the kind support of the Austrian Ministry of the Environment and the EU Wild Programme.