The Centre for Networks and Enterprise Excellence (CNEE), Heriot-Watt Univerisity is hosting a series of virtual guest talks. All are welcome, so please circulate to anyone who may be interested.
The fifth talk of the series will be delivered by Dr Orjan Bodin (The Stockholm Resilience Centre) on “Environmental governance and human-nature interactions : A network perspective”, on Wednesday 14th April 2021 at 14:00 (UK time). Please see below for more information.
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The event will be held on Zoom and a link will be sent out to those who have signed up on Eventbrite.
Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions or require any further information.
Dr. Orjan Bodin
The Stockholm Resilience Centre (https://www.stockholmresilience.org/bodin)
Environmental governance and human-nature interactions : A network perspective
Achieving effective, sustainable environmental governance requires a better understanding of the causes and consequences of the complex patterns of interdependencies connecting people and ecosystems. Network thinking provides a way to make these patterns of interdependencies the subject of empirical enquiry. In this talk I will demonstrate how multilevel social-ecological network modelling has been used to study small-scale fisheries and agriculture. I will also show how this multilevel network approach can be used to investigate if and how varying access to environmental resources can drive both conflict and collaboration among resource users.