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Meet Andrea Heydlauff

Credit:Steve WinterRecently Julia Worcester, the U.S. Youth Conservation Contact for Sanctuary Asia and Sanctuary Cub interviewed Andrea Heydlauff, Vice President of Panthera. Panthera is a wild cat conservation organisation, based in New York City, dedicated to…

Meet Anne Wright

Anne Wright'sAugust 2012: Founder Trustee, World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) India, appointed by Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi, as a Member of the Tiger Task Force for Project Tiger in 1970, Member of the Indian Board for Wildlife for a quarter of a century and a former Member of…

Meet Gunter Pauli

Courtesy:Gunter PauliBelgian economist Gunter Pauli founded the Zero Emissions Research and Initiatives (ZERI) in 1994. A successful entrepreneur, who is inspired by the manner in which ecosystems function, he advocates observing…

Meet Siddharth Chakravarty

Credit:Billy Danger/Sea ShepherdSiddharth Chakravarty,a First Officer on the Steve Irwin,spent the last few months braving some of the toughest weather conditions on Earth as part of Operation Divine Wind.The…

Meet Praveen Pardeshi

Courtesy:Satpuda FoundationIn his capacity as Principal Secretary, Forests, Government of Maharashtra, Praveen Pardeshi has established, beyond any doubt, that it is possible to enjoin the apparently disparate objectives of environmental protection…

Meet Gerry Martin

Credit:Mamta NaiduGerry Martin is fascinated by the natural world and wants all urban dwellers to recognise that they, too, can be enriched by connecting with nature. Drawn towards kids and their relationship with nature, he is also working to reduce the incidence…

Meet Kumi Naidoo, ED, Greenpeace International

 Credit: John NovisOctober 2011Kumi Naidoo has fought for environmental and social justice virtually all his life. When he was just 15, he joined the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa and spent several years working with grassroots organisations…

Meet S. D. Biju

Credit: RACHUNLIU G. KAMEIProud of his simple origins, Sathyabhama Das Biju, universally known as S.D. Biju, is one of the world's foremost amphibian experts. For all the recognition (IUCN/ASG Sabin Award, 2008) and degrees, ( PhDs in…

Meet Goutam Narayan

Goutam NarayanA talented field biologist, Goutam Narayan has probably done more to resurrect the endangered Pygmy hog Porcula salvania in the wild than any other person alive today. He started his career with the Bombay Natural History Society…

Meet Alan Rabinowitz, President and CEO, Panthera

Courtesy: PantheraAlan Rabinowitz speaks to Bittu Sahgal about his vision for tigers and other large cats and the role of the newly formed International Tiger Advisory Group ( iTAG),a collective of tiger conservationists and…

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