Seminar: The World Land Trust: International conservation and the human element

The Essex Sustainability Institute  is hosting  a new seminar series, Sustainability Contested, at the Wivenhoe Park campus. The seminars are open to staff, students and members of the public.

All are welcome, and attendance is free! Please spread the word! If you would like to meet the speakers on the day, please email Zareen Bharucha, at zpbhar (at) essex.ac.uk. More on our next seminar below.

Title: The World Land Trust: International conservation and the human element

13th of November 2012, Room 5N.3.2, 12:30 – 14:00 (bring your lunch) 

John has more than 30 years’ experience working in international conservation and started the World Land Trust (www.worldlandtrust.org) in 1989. You can read more about John here.

John will discuss the way World Land Trust works with its overseas conservation project partners; specifically focussing on the way that, by working with local people, WLT ensures the long term continuity and sustainability of a conservation project.