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Centre for Biocultural Diversity


Centre for Biocultural Diversity

Conducting international research and providing training for capacity building

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Coming Events


WEBINAR: From Menace to Medicine: Cannabis in Transition

The second in our series on People and Psychoactive Plants exploring exisiting stigma and new models of social regulation for plants such as tobacco, cannabis, and coca

Panel discussion with special guests led by Dr. Axel Klein

Details, bios and video interviews

Thursday, 1st April 2021 from 13:00 to 15:00 BST.


RAI Conference: Anthropology and Conservation 25th-29th October 2021 -call for panels, due March 12th

This major interdisciplinary conference will be held virtually.  The conference was originally proposed by the University of East Anglia’s School of International Development Other sponsors are Forest Peoples Programme, the Linnean Society, Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, the University of Kent’s School of Anthropology and Conservation, the Anthropology and Environment Society (a section of the AAA), Botanic Garden Conservation International, the Society of Ethnobiology and Cambridge Conservation Initiative. PaneL Proposals due March 12th.

Online: Registration details here


For more information please contact Dr Raj Puri (rkp@kent.ac.uk), Director of the Centre for Biocultural Diversity at Kent.