News, views and features from the front lines of conservation

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In Peru’s Amazon, voices from the community prove conservation is reaping rewards

By Zoila Alvarez

March 13, 2018
Zoila Álvarez describes her life in the Alto Mayo Protected Forest and how it has changed since she signed a conservation agreement.
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What on Earth is a ‘conservation agreement’?

By Cassandra Kane

February 20, 2018
Here, we break down “conservation agreements,” an approach that helps conserve biodiversity while improving the quality of life for local communities.
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