Cristián Samper

Paris Climate Talks: The 21st Time Must Be the Charm

By Cristián Samper The polar bear, the wildlife symbol of the impacts of climate change, is not alone. Hundreds of species are feeling the impact of climate change, including animals, plants and people. All life is affected by a ...

A New Strategy for Wildlife Conservation

By Cristián Samper At the Wildlife Conservation Society today we unveiled our WCS: 2020 strategy and, along with it, a new WCS.org website and brand identity. This announcement advances our 120-year mission to save wildlife and wild places. As ...

It’s the Wild West in East Africa

By Cristián Samper & Alastair Nelson The Niassa National Reserve is as remote as it gets in Mozambique. The size of Tennessee or three times the size of the Serengeti‎, Niassa is the home of one of the last ...

Conservation Plus Agriculture Equals True Food Security

By Emile Frison , Cristián Samper and Ken Wilson The Volcanica Central Talamanca Corridor in Costa Rica is one of several biological corridors in Central America created to ensure the movement of critically endangered species across the region. It was ...