This is a network of researchers, NGOs and managers dedicated to conserving biodiversity, improving livelihoods, and fostering sustainable development in the landscapes of the Central Indian Highlands through the application of science.
This newly endorsed PECS project was established as a regional network in in 2013 as a means for collaboration, exchange of ideas, and communication among researchers, NGOs and managers working in the central Indian Highlands. Those involved in the network are dedicated to conserving biodiversity, improving livelihoods, and fostering sustainable development in the landscape through the application of interdisciplinary science. The network has grown through an initial symposium in 2014 and collaborations on various research projects. A second symposium is planned for December 2016. Please see http://www.conservingcentralindia.org/ for further information about the network and symposia.
PECS - Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society
Stockholm Resilience Centre
SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Visiting address: Kräftriket 2
+46 734 60 70 68 email@example.com
WHAT IS PECS
The Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society (PECS), is a core project of Future Earth. It aims to integrate research on the stewardship of social–ecological system and the relationships among natural capital, human wellbeing, livelihoods, inequality and poverty.