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July 21, 2015

Kathy Willis wins 2015 Michael Faraday Prize

Professor Kathy Willis has been awarded the 2015 prize for her excellent work in science communication. The Royal Society Michael Faraday Prize and Lecture is awarded annually to the scientist or engineer whose expertise in communicating scientific ideas to a ... Continue reading

December 3, 2014

Studying the impact of Jatropha plantations in Mozambique

In November, LTEL researchers were in Mozambique to study the impact of Jatropha plantations in Sofala region. The study focuses on the socio-economic and environmental impacts of one of the last Jatropha projects that is still in place in southern Africa. For more ... Continue reading

November 27, 2014

Herizo Andrianandrasana has been awarded the 2014 Tusk Award for Emerging Leaders in Conservation

Herizo Andrianandrasana, DPhil student in the Oxford Long-Term Ecology & Resource Stewardship Group, led by Professor Kathy Willis, has won the 2014 Tusk Award for emerging leaders in conservation – an award sponsored by Land Rover. The award was presented ... Continue reading


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