Story shared by Xavier Escuté (Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera and CCNet Europe co-leader) and Cristina Lasch (The Nature Conservancy/CCNet Global)  In July, all CCNet regional network leaders met with the Network’s global coordination team for a virtual workshop to discuss developing a generic Theory of Change, which could guide the work…

Conservation Standards Training at Jersey Zoo

Story from Xavier Escute  (Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera) and Catherine Payne (Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust) Last October, Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust and CCNet Europe were thrilled to host 18 participants and eight coaches in a multi-team Conservation Standards workshop at Jersey Zoo in…

Multi-team Open Standards Training Opportunity in Europe!

CCNet Europe and Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust are excited to announce a workshop on adaptive management using the Open Standards at Jersey Zoo, Jersey (Channel Islands) from 20 to 25 October 2019.  Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust (Durrell) was established by the…

New CCNet Europe Website!

The CCNet Europe Core Team are excited to present our new CCNet Europe website! We have been working over the last few months to update the content and style of our website to make it clean, clear, and easy to access all…

New Conservation Coaches Trained in Europe and 4th European Coaches Rally!

Story from Xavi Escuté, Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera / CCNet Europe co-leader  During the first week of April 2019, in beautiful Vålådalen, Sweden, CCNet Europe and The Swedish Environmental Protection Agency hosted the third New Coach Training in Europe. Coaches John Morrison (CCNet Global/WWF US), Xavier Escuté (Fundació Catalunya La Pedrera), and Jenny Hertzman (Blenkinge Country Administrative Board) trained…

MAVA Foundation “Going Full Cycle” with the Open Standards

Story by Vladimir Milushev, Nico Boenisch (FOS Europe) and Julien Sémelin (MAVA Foundation)  MAVA, one of Europe’s largest private foundations, is entering its last grant-making phase before it closes in 2022. With that in mind, MAVA has taken a conscious decision to invest in conservation programs that are organised as functioning partnerships practicing adaptive management. MAVA’s current portfolio is built…