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Protect Nature for Climate
Natural climate solutions are at the heart of our work. We help protect and restore ecosystems that are key to preventing climate breakdown© Thomas Muller
Ocean Conservation at Scale
Our oceans are in peril. From restoring coastlines to exploring the deep sea, our programs and partnerships aim to protect the ocean at a global scale© Cristina Mittermeier/sealegacy
Sustainable Lands and Waters
What if nature and people could thrive in the same place, forever? Our work protects nature so that it can help deliver sustainable development for all© Robin Moore/iLCP
People need nature — and for over 30 years, Conservation International has worked to protect it. Through cutting-edge science, innovative policy and global reach, we empower people to protect the nature that we rely on for food, fresh water and livelihoods.
Latest Conservation News
Reestablishing itself as a leader in the fight against climate change, the United States — one of the world’s top emitters — made a bold pledge last week to roughly halve its greenhouse gas emissions relative to 2005 levels by 2030.
The pandemic cratered ecotourism in Africa last year, depriving local communities of life-sustaining revenues. However, the people of Chyulu Hills in southeast Kenya were able to tell a different story — and make a number of investments toward their futures. Here's how.
Across Peru, the COVID-19 pandemic has left millions without jobs. But in the Alto Mayo Protected Forest, where the Amazon meets the Andes, coffee farmers were spared much of the economic devastation that gripped Peru’s cities and towns.
According to a recent study, women are facing hidden hardships throughout seafood supply chains around the world.
Here are three recent conservation success stories you should know about.
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