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Dr Effie Papargyropoulou, Dr Sara Gonzalez and Suzannah Turner

The Global Food and Environment Institute (GFEI) is delighted to announce three new appointments to its Executive Group.

Mauritia Flexuosa palm forest

Sustainable palm fruit harvesting as a pathway to conserve Amazon peatland forests.

Mauritia canopy (credit: Ximena Tagle)

Changing the way fruit is gathered from a “tree of life” could have hugely positive environmental and financial impacts in Amazonia, according to a new study.

View across The Flow Country in Northern Scotland. Credit: Andy Baird, University of Leeds

A major new research project will assess the risk that climate change poses to our peatlands.

A coral reef

Limiting global warming to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels will still be catastrophic for coral reefs, new research suggests.