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The importance of transition finance and all eyes on SA’s JET-IP: CST researchers’ insights from COP27.

CST researchers Wendy McCallum and Nina Callaghan share their reflections from COP27, hosted in Sharm-El-Sheikh, Egypt from 6 November until 18 November 2022.

COP27 Launch of the IPOS Coalition: Scientific Institutions coming together for Ocean Sustainability

The ocean is increasingly recognized as being inextricably interwoven with climate, biodiversity and human well-being. This emerging recognition has highlighted the need for a coordinated approach to support policy and governance of the ocean system as a whole.

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SES Research Methods Website Launch

Thursday 20 October 2022
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Blog Posts

CST researcher Nina Callaghan’s Personal Reflections on COP27, Sharm El Shaikh, Egypt

South Africa’s wildlife ranches can offer solutions to Africa’s growing conservation challenges

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