Invasive species – telling the story of the hidden threat to livelihoods

Millions of people living in rural communities around the world face problems with invasive species –animals, diseases, insects and plants – that are out of control and have resulted in damage costing more than an estimated US $1.4 trillion globally (Pimentel et al 2001). Yet, while we may have heard about the threats of losing … More Invasive species – telling the story of the hidden threat to livelihoods

Watch your back…

“The most dangerous risk of all – The risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later”. That’s on the wallpaper picture of my laptop. While attending the morning session on Sustainable use of Biodiversity I heard this voice behind me … More Watch your back…