Conservation, communities and equity

Enhancing equity and community voice in nature conservation policy and practice

Nature and the biodiversity that underpins it is being degraded at unprecedented rates. Conservation efforts are critical to protecting biodiversity. But many conservation interventions have negative social impacts on the people that live close to nature. IIED and partners are helping build capacity to understand and implement equitable conservation and to enhance community voice in national and international conservation policymaking.

Biodiversity and development

How IIED is working to ensure biodiversity conservation, climate change and economic development are tackled together by the institutions that drive policy, rules, plans, investment and action More in this collection