DALIAN CONFERENCE, PART TWO. The 11th Asia for Animals conference, which took place in Dalian, China, brought together hundreds of delegates from all fields of animal protection, rescue, and advocacy. Focused on how laws can be used creatively to protect nonhuman animals, speakers talked about their successes and challenges, their hopes and their aims. Attendees […]

via Asia for Animals: conference speakers call for tougher laws and changes in behaviour — CHANGING TIMES

Farmer Odisyoso Bugayo clears prosopis from his landBy Dr Urs Schaffner, Head Ecosystems Management In a newly-published paper in the journal Ecosystems Services: ‘The impact of invasive species on social-ecological systems: Relating supply and use of selected provisioning ecosystem services’, CABI scientists joined an international team of researchers who, in respect of the invasive weed…

via New study: current resource use in areas of increasing prosopis cover is unsustainable — The Invasives Blog

Dr Kazam Ali shares his expertise on the management of Parthenium at the International Conference on Climate Smart Agriculture in Multan, PakistanBy Dr Kazam Ali, Biocontrol Research Officer – CABI Central and West Asia (CWA) International conferences are priceless opportunities, not only for researchers and scientists but also for experts, policy makers, stakeholders and students,…

via CABI shares expertise on highly noxious and invasive parthenium weed at international conference on climate smart agriculture — The Invasives Blog