Event

FFN Award Ceremony 2020

Posted on

FFN Award ceremony 2020 An afternoon full of digital conservation inspiration On Friday the 30th of October, hundreds of people logged in to the Hopin platform to get in touch with this year’s Future For Nature Award winners. For the first time ever, the award ceremony took place in different spots all around the world […]

Event

Webinar Bring the Elephant Home

Posted on

Can bees bring peace to elephants and farmers? The smallest and the largest: a story of how small things can help solve big problems. Although many people will see elephants as impressive and enchanting creatures, let’s not forget that they are also about 4 tonnes of animal, running over farmer’s crops, causing damage that might […]

Event

Botanical chalking

Posted on
stop-weed-shaming

Botanical Chalking Stop weed-shaming In our finely managed world, urban environments have become gray landscapes in which every street and house is perfectly planned. People walk the streets without realizing there is still some greenery left. Even if they do, we often call what is left ‘weeds’ as they are not placed where we chose […]

Event

Workshop Biomimicry

Posted on

Workshop Biomimicry To emphasize the ‘Academy’ part of the Future for Nature Academy, we organize workshops exclusively for FFN Academy Members. In these workshops, participants learn practical skills that are useful for a career in nature conservation, but are not necessarily part of a school curriculum. Cooperation is one of those skills. Good cooperation can […]

Event

Zero Waste Workshop

Posted on

Zero waste workshop Living zero waste is a trend that a lot of people have shown interest in, especially in nowadays times regarding the climate crisis. It is a way of living where all the items you use are made and used in such a way that is eco-friendly for the environment. That means less […]

Event

Leadership Workshop

Posted on

Leadership workshop To emphasize the ‘Academy’ part of the Future For Nature Academy, there is a wish to organize workshops exclusively for FFN Academy Members. In these workshops, participants learn practical skills that are useful for a career in nature conservation, but are not necessarily part of the university curriculum. Leadership is one of those […]

Event

Connecting Conservationists

Posted on

Connecting Conservationists You might wonder how dedicating your life to conservation in the field feels like. Or maybe you just want to discuss how to achieve conservation in the world of today. Whichever may be the case for you, being able to share these questions and many more with award winning conservationists is guaranteed to […]

Event

The success story of nature development in the Netherlands

Posted on

The success story of nature development in the Netherlands Where agriculture was still to be found a short time ago, the Millingerwaard has developed into a nature reserve with a very high biodiversity and working ecosystem. Sunday the 19th of May, Caroline van der Mark took us on an excursion through the Millingerwaard. We learned […]

Event

Zero (plastic) waste workshop

Posted on

Zero (plastic) waste workshop It was an interactive and inspiring workshop. The professional Nila Patty guided us through the universe of life without plastic and the way of living zero- or low waste. The workshop started with a short, informative talk about the origin, use and cycle, of plastic. The speech had an interactive character. […]