We’re often told that we shouldn’t trust first impressions. In the case of Baka forest hunter-gatherer communities in Cameroon, … More
Tag: Community Development
Learning DIY glow-worm making
“Learning by teaching”, a reflection on running a DIY Arduino glow-worm-making workshop.
Forest People, Forest Elephants, and Forest Citizen Science in Cameroon
Since its initial development, Sapelli has been closely interlinked with conservation aims, ranging from resource monitoring in the Congo and CAR to … More
Community Monitoring: great debates and local actions
I have just attended the International Seminar on Participatory Monitoring for the Management of Biodiversity and Natural Resources that occurred between September … More
ASA14 Decennial: Anthropology and Enlightenment
The end of last week saw the decennial gathering of the Association of Social Anthropologists of the UK and Commonwealth, … More
Touch|Play|Learn: make the invisible visible!
Touch|Play|Learn was part of the Open House event at the Mildmay Community Centre in Islington, London (which in turn was … More