Linking religion and conservation: Islamic beliefs and Sumatran biodiversity conservation
Professor Stuart Harrop
DICE - Durrell Institute of Conservation & Ecology
Host Country Institutions:
Greenlaw Indonesia, University of Andalas
To improve Sumatran biodiversity conservation prospects through 1) Building and strengthening local capacity to raise awareness of Islamic teaching about conservation; 2) Improving local livelihoods through sustainable natural resource use in forest-edge communities; and, 3) Developing an innovative model for Indonesian community conservation.
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