How can we best conserve the world’s rainforests in the face of pressures from the palm oil industry, timber trade, and biofuels?
Senator Marina Silva, Former Environment Minister, Brazilian government.
Warren Evans, Head of Environment, World Bank.
Simon Counsell, Director, Rainforest Foundation UK.
Tony Juniper is a campaigner, writer, adviser and commentator and one of the UK’s best known environmentalists.
The Society took over the Forum stage for a day at the Wilderness Festival entertaining and inspiring festival-goers with geography.
7 August 2019
This year, our medals and awards recognise 21 different people for their extraordinary achievement in geographical research, fieldwork and teaching, photography, and public engagement.
4 May 2018
Sir Ernest Shackleton lectured across Manchester and the Northwest following his return from the British Antarctic (Nimrod) Expedition of 1907-1909.
25 April 2016
Research by geographers into household water insecurity is improving understanding and helping mitigate water insecurity, and developing flexible research tools for global use.
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