What is EcoNexus?

January 2016

Econexus

  • investigates, reports and acts on threats to biodiversity, climate, ecosystems, local and agro-ecological farming systems, food security & sovereignty, health and the interests of indigenous peoples and local communities. A particular focus are new and emerging technologies, their implications and risks.
  • includes scientists who specialise in biology, genetics, livestock and ecology, and people who have worked for many years on issues of social and environmental justice.
  • is a not-for-profit, public interest research organisation, working at national and international levels. It is commercially independent and funded by grants and donations.
  • was founded in February 2000 and is based in the UK.