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April 12, 2017

NORDECO is implementing a project in Bolivia together with two local partners: Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) in Bolivia and Fundación Teko Kavi. The project is called ”Indigenous Forest Management for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Northern La Paz”.

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March 30, 2017

As the global climate changes, human well-being, ecosystem function, and even climate itself are increasingly impacted by the shifting geography of life. This is the conclusion of a review published this week in Science. The review is led by Associate Profess...

February 9, 2017

Management action from citizen science was the topic of Finn Danielsens key note talk at the National Biodiversity Symposium in Denmark on 1-2 February 2017.  The symposium was hosted by the Centre for Macroecology, Environment and Climate (CMEC) at University of Copen...

November 3, 2016

Citizen scientists and community members are already providing large amounts of data for monitoring biodiversity, but they could do much more, according to a new study published in the journal Biological Conservation

”Citizen scientists and community members are alrea...

November 1, 2016

Impacts of climate change and dialogue between scientific and traditional knowledge were debated at a breakout session
 of the 2016 Arctic Circle Assembly. The discussions were chaired by Philippe Couillard, the Premier of Quebec, Canada.  Finn Danielsen shared lessons...

October 27, 2016

A new study published in PLoS ONE compares community members and trained scientists' data on tree diversity in tropical forest in China.

The study showed that representatives of the local Yi community members can collect tree diversity data of comparable quality to trai...

September 3, 2016

Cambridge University Press is publishing a new book: "The Science and Practice of Landscape Stewardship".

One of the chapters is about citizen science tools for engaging local stakeholders and promoting local and traditional knowledge in landscape stewardship.

The chapte...

August 15, 2016

How can we find solutions to the climate and environmental challenges? New research suggests that the answer is with citizens and community members.

In a dr. scient. (DSc) dissertation defended at University of Copenhagen, ecologist Finn Danielsen from Nordisk Fond for...

June 9, 2016

NORDECO has in collaboration with National University of Laos (NUOL) and within the framework of the Ecosystem Services and Poverty Alleviation (ESPA) program funded by the United Kingdom developed a tool for assessing ecosystem services relevant for communities and fo...

May 3, 2016

NORDECO undertook a review and pre-appraisal of the Eco-schools Programme implemented by Danish Outdoor Council with partners in Uganda, Tanzania and Malawi.

The review found that the programme is highly relevant and has major impacts on rights to quality education. A n...

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