C4 Atelier - How Does Tourism Benefit Conservation & Communities?

June 4th 2020

Talk 1: C4 Atelier - How Does Tourism Benefit Conservation & Communities?

Time

17:00:00.00 (CAT)

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Overview

This highly respected team of panelists bring their vast knowledge together in a discussion on how tourism contributes to conservation and the local communities in conservation areas. They discuss the impact of Covid-19 on the biodiversity of our protected areas and the people that live and work there. Looking ahead, they share their thoughts on the future of tourism and conservation and identify possible solutions for conservation efforts going forward.

Speakers

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Colin Bell

Social and Economic Research scientist at South African National Parks

Colin Bell

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Dr. Louise Swemmer

Social and Economic Research scientist at South African National Parks

Dr. Louise Swemmer

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Andrew Parker

Previous Operations Director of African Parks and currently co-founder & director of ConServe Global

Andrew Parker

Hosted by

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Sophie Stafford

Previously editor of BBC wildlife magazine and co-manager and judge of Wildlife photographer of the year competition. Consultant to numerous conservation charities.

Sophie Stafford

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