Proactive Development Planning for Indigenous Communities

Story from Frank Weisenberger, Frank Weisenberger Consulting, and David Hinchley, The Nature Conservancy Environmental impact assessments typically focus on the impact of developments on environmental values, specifically biodiversity. Often, they do not adequately consider social and cultural impacts. A recent…

New CCNet Coach Trainings in 2019

Conservation Coach Trainings are offered by CCNet Global in coordination with regional CCNet Franchises and often with partners who co-host trainings. Trainings are for those already experienced with the Open Standards, with the opportunity or the mandate to lead conservation…

Open Standards Plan Wins Banksia Award in Australia

Story by Marnie Lassen, Strategic Projects Manager, Trust for Nature (Victoria) For the last 20 years, the prestigious Banksia Awards have raised the profile of current sustainability issues facing Australia and recognised those whose initiatives set encouraging examples for others to…

Winners of the 2018 CMP-CCNet Adaptive Management Case Study Competition!

We are pleased to announce the winners of the CMP-CCNet 2018 Adaptive Management Case Study Competition, our second competition designed to promote cross-organizational, cross-project, and cross-coach/practitioner learning in conservation! We received some excellent entries. After crowd-sourced voting, our judges (Rob…