Author Archives: Drew

BBPP/CABAlliance hosting African Researchers at Drexel before speaking at AAAS National Symposium

North Camp at NightDrexel Central Africa Programs, made up of the BBPP and CABAlliance, are hosting a distinguished group of African collaborators at Drexel for a number of events leading up to their speeches before a symposium with the American Association for the … Read more

New BBPP research published!

Xenopus SpeciesOver the holidays, two manuscripts featuring collaborative work by BBPP scientists were published. Drew Cronin and Gail Hearn worked with senior scientists at the IUCN and other experienced biologists working in central Africa to come to a consensus about the … Read more

BBPP research featured in NPR

Laws Prohibiting Bush Meat Are Actually A Boon For The Bush Meat Biz Check out the coverage of BBPP researchers' recent manuscript on NPR! An excellent article with additional commentary from John Fa (Manchester Metropolitan University), who was one of… Read more

BBPP article on bushmeat market dynamics published today

BBPP researchers published a manuscript today detailing bushmeat market dynamics in Malabo, Bioko Island. The study suggests that bushmeat hunting has increased alongside the growth of the Equatoguinean economy, and also highlights the importance of enforcement in protecting wildlife, as… Read more

New promotional spot for the “Symposium on the Future of the Biodiversity of the Gran Caldera Scientific Reserve” on TVGE!

Check out this brief promotional spot for the "Symposium on the Future of the Biodiversity of the Gran Caldera Scientific Reserve"!

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Symposium for the Future of the Biodiversity of the Gran Caldera

BBPP is collaborating with the United Nations Development Programme (Equatorial Guinea) and the Equatoguinean Ministry of Fisheries and the Environment and Institute for Forest Development and Protected Areas (INDEFOR) to lead a public-private partnership to help instigate the development of … Read more

BBPP PhD Candidate, Patrick McLaughlin, to defend thesis this Wednesday, May 6th at 2 PM in PISB 503 at Drexel University

Click HERE for a live feed of the defense starting at 2 PM!… Read more

Careers in Foreign Service: Former US Consulate for Equatorial Guinea & Bioko Island Study Abroad Info Session-2:30 PM on Wednesday 4/8

BBPP is excited to host the following two exciting and informative events next Wednesday, April 8th starting at 2:30 PM in the Ida Chen Classroom at 3225 Arch Street! 2:30 PM: Former US Consulate in Equatorial Guinea and friend of… Read more

Bioko Island Study Abroad Info Session-5:30 PM on Tuesday, 1/20, in PISB 503

Bioko_SARecruitment_Fall 2015All interested students! Don't forget to come to our information session for the Fall 2015 Bioko Study Abroad program THIS TUESDAY, January 20th at 5:30 PM in PISB 103 at Drexel! BBPP and Drexel Study Abroad reps will be answering … Read more

BBPP researchers assess the conservation of tropical montane ecosystems in the Gulf of Guinea

BBPP researchers, along with collaborators from the North Carolina Zoo and University of Yaoundé, recently completed an assessment of the state of biodiversity and conservation of rare tropical montane ecosystems in the Gulf of Guinea. The review highlighted the threats… Read more