https://twitter.com/StephenWoroniec/status/14512816241428561922/5. Every funder should know that if a Half Earth proposal lands on their desk, there will be social risks. Despite the cosy rhetoric, Fortress Conservation leads to #humanrights abuses. Protecting 50% of the globe could affect >1 billion ppl, per Schleicher et al., 2019
https://twitter.com/IPBES/status/1285107674015690752There is a lot to say about power when a scientific organisation turns away from the transformative implications of its own scientific synthesis.
https://twitter.com/IIED/status/1263799516672790528glad to hear that Just Rural transition will form part of NBS work in UK ODA related to nature-based solutions. #justtransition #transformation
https://twitter.com/RegreenAfrica/status/1260913721548947463Sue says now when we talk about restoration we are not necessarily talking about forest. Rarely do we mean return to a pristine state. We must be careful fo the restoration through fortress conservation model.
https://twitter.com/StephenWoroniec/status/12518101587596206082. Consider carefully how projects bring in outside knowledge, expertise and technical skills. How can this knowledge build on already existing knowledge and practice? /
https://twitter.com/ElenaBennett/status/1243135046451630080In this crisis its tempting to think we're all in the same boat. And that solidarity will stem from a collective recognition of equality.
https://twitter.com/StephenWoroniec/status/1192046194551328768Again sorry about my drawing. In 1st chart, the most extreme, emissions rise and don't come down. Near 2050 enough trees are planted to match the emissions at the year 2050.