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Using A Social‐ecological Regime Shift Approach to Understand the Transition from Livestock to Game Farming in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

Michelle Dyer
Publication: Land
2020 - Journal Articles

This study explored the shift in land use from livestock farming to game farming in the Eastern Cape, South Africa, from a social‐ecological regime shift perspective.



Food System Transformation: Integrating a Political–Economy and Social–Ecological Approach to Regime Shifts

Laura M. Pereira, Patrick Bon Tonissen
Publication: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
2020 - Journal Articles

It is increasingly apparent that a deep transformation in the way we produce and consume food is needed in order to ensure a more just and sustainable future.



Effectiveness of private land conservation areas in maintaining natural land cover and biodiversity intactness

Alta De Vos, Karen J. Esler, Judith M. Ament
Publication: Global Ecology and Conservation
2020 - Journal Articles

Private land conservation areas are increasingly looked to for meeting the deficit left by state-owned protected areas in reaching global conservation targets.



Learning for transitions: a niche perspective


Publication: Ecology and Society
2020 - Journal Articles

Roughly eight hundred million youth are projected to enter the African job market by 2050. By training the youth in new practices and approaches, they could be central to creating new systems and African futures that are more sustainable and just.



Scenarios of Good Anthropocenes in southern Africa

R. Blancharda,H. Warrington-Coetzeeg, N. Kingh, A. Merriec, W. Nilssoni, P. Odendaalj, S. Poskittk, D. Sanchez Betancourtl, G. Ziervogel
Publication: Futures
2020 - Journal Articles

In the rapidly changing and uncertain world of the Anthropocene, positive visions of the future could play a crucial role in catalysing deep social-ecological transformations to help guide humanity towards more sustainable and equitable futures.