Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Biodiversity Conservation in Papua New Guinea: the work of the Wildlife Conservation Society

November 4, 2020 @ 12:00 pm

Join Ambroise Brenier, 2020 World Fellow, for a discussion about what the Wildlife Conservation Society is doing with the government and hundreds of indigenous communities around the country of Papua New Guinea to preserve tropical rainforests and coral reefs and to promote the sustainable use of natural resources. Please register in advance to receive the Zoom meeting information. Ambroise is Wildlife Conservation Society’s Country Director for Papua New Guinea. He leads the largest field conservation program in a country home to the third largest tropical rainforest in the world and surrounded by the world’s most diverse coral reefs. Ambroise and his team are working with the government and hundreds of indigenous communities around the country to triple Papua New Guinea’s marine protected areas coverage, preserve intact forests, promote the sustainable use of natural resources, and improve people’s livelihoods.
Registration Info