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A bitter pill to swallow

Godwin Limberg, manager of FFI’s Murung Raya project in Central Kalimantan, looks at the issues around traditional Asian medicines and considers whether studying the psychology behind medicine might be the key to saving species.

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Making our mark on the world stage of conservation

Posted on: 20.09.12 In: General

Pippa Howard and Laura Somerville talk about their experiences at the World Conservation Congress in Korea, where landscape level approaches and collaborations were at the forefront of people’s minds.

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The conservation shamen

Posted on: 17.09.12 In: General, Asia-Pacific & Australasia

From tiger spirits to the law of the jungle, Jeremy Holden discusses how local beliefs and customs affect the way people view these big cats, and what this means for conservation.

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Collaborating on the coast

Posted on: 13.09.12 In: General, Asia-Pacific & Australasia, Marine

Cambodia Country Manager Berry Mulligan grabs his camera and escapes his desk in Phnom Penh to visit the Fauna & Flora International (FFI) Aceh Programme and learn about locally-lead marine resource management.

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The way of the wombat … the fight to save our Northern hairy nosed friends

We had such great feedback from a recent guest blog by Kassie Campbell, tiger handler at Australia Zoo, that we asked her write for us again. Here she blogs about an iconic Aussie marsupial, the wombat…

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Taxi for turtle delivers hope for the future

Godwin Limberg spends his days working for Fauna & Flora International in Kalimantan and his nights, it would appear, running Murung Raya’s local wildlife rescue centre and saving small animals from a life less … alive

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Eyes of wonder

Posted on: 23.08.12 In: General, Asia-Pacific & Australasia

As a biologist, Jeremy Holden could give you many scientific reasons for conserving species. But here, he tells how a chance encounter with a peacock reminded him that our need to protect the world’s natural wonders runs far deeper than that…

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Wild ass – no longer the butt of jokes

Tony Whitten, Regional Director at Fauna & Flora International and recipient of the Mongolian President’s Friendship Medal for his services to conservation, explains why recent biodiversity assessments in the Gobi desert gave him a sense of vindication and high hopes for the future.

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Birthday flowers

Posted on: 14.08.12 In: General, Asia-Pacific & Australasia

Even though he is “too old” to really celebrate his birthday, Dr Stephen Browne, from FFI’s Asia-Pacific team, explains how the inspiration of a photograph on his wall and an amazing historical figure, made his 43rd birthday one to remember.

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An eye on the ground

Posted on: 10.08.12 In: General, Asia-Pacific & Australasia

How do you put a name to something if it’s not in the textbooks? It’s all about knowing who to ask and how to ask it, explains Jeremy Holden.

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