Building bridges to the island city-state

Bishan Park, a great example of innovative urban planning in Singapore. (Photo by National Parks Board, Singapore).

Building bridges to the island city-state

CEED and the National University of Singapore Singapore is an important regional centre for biodiversity and conservation science. In recent years CEED has established many collaborations with researchers at the country’s national university – the National University of Singapore (NUS). These growing links are proving mutually beneficial to both countries as well as advancing environmental […]

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Collaboration in the Coral Triangle isn’t just about maximising
conservation benefits, it’s also about securing fishery resources for
people and village livelihoods. (Photo by Maria Beger)

Linking regional and national coral reef conservation goals

Multi-objective hotspots and complementary super-spots in the Coral Triangle KEY MESSAGES: Collaboration between Coral Triangle nations makes good sense The challenge is to work out how regional priorities can be incorporated into national decisions Establishing new MPAs in multi-objective hotspots provides good benefits for all six regional objectives simultaneously   Defining management actions for marine […]

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Conservation and collaboration in the Mediterranean Sea

Collaboration can reduces conservation costs in the marine realm The problem with countries collaborating for conservation is that it takes too much effort. Well, that’s a common perception anyway. The truth is that if it’s done properly you can get better conservation outcomes. What’s more, in some situations collaboration is the only sensible way to […]

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An international affair

CEED and its many international linkages The problem of conserving biodiversity with inadequate resources is a problem everywhere. It’s not restricted to Australia. While the operations of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions (CEED) are largely based in Australia, both our science network and the impacts of our research are truly international. Our […]

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