The Environment-Development Intervention (EDI) research group is focus on making the environment-development nexus.
Wildlife surveyConservation and environment problems are context specific
and should be tackled based on the locality characteristic. Despite an increase in conservation-development research in the last decade, the key challenges of finding a balance between environmental conservation and development are still not evident. Negotiating sustainable environmental conservation and development actions require greater emphasis on diverging values and preferences for the scale of operation and actions. Environmental conservation projects most often failed to adequately address the needs of indigenous communities relying on the concerned natural resources for livelihoods.