Working together for a wilder China

Working together for a wilder China

My first trip to China was underway and, as the aircraft circled to land at Beijing, I had a second thought (for the third time!) about everything… “Should I be doing this?” China was a huge mystery to me…yet very appealing. I had never been to China, only to...
Nature Needs Us to Work Together with China

Nature Needs Us to Work Together with China

How often do you think about your relationship with China? If you’re anything like me before WILD launched the WILD China Project 18 months ago, probably not a lot. Even though we are all enmeshed in an intimate market-based relationship that we experience personally...
How a single new word can help save wild places

How a single new word can help save wild places

In China, a new word for “wilderness” promises new opportunities for environmental protections Imagine the frustration of describing, let alone protecting, something without a name. It would be like playing a game of charades with no words to draw from the hat and no...
2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress

2016 IUCN World Conservation Congress

It’s a frequent question we hear at WILD: what actually happens at international environmental gatherings? And does any of it actually help wild nature? It is my pleasure to report that, yes! WILD actually uses the international forum provided by such events to...