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Centre for Compassionate Conservation

We are an innovative research, education and advisory centre that improves the welfare of wild animals using a Compassionate Conservation approach.
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Your gifts will allow the Centre to grow Compassionate Conservation movement and push for change in legislation and policy to better protect our wildlife.
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Compassionate Conservation in action

International research is beginning to explore frameworks for the unification of animal welfare and conservation sciences.
The death of an iconic albino kangaroo has saddened researchers studying the local kangaroo population and highlights ongoing efforts to improve human and animal interactions on the Mt Panorama race circuit in Bathurst.
University of Technology Sydney’s doctoral candidate Gavin Bonsen, is the first-ever recipient of JNF Australia’s Arava-Finkel Scholarship.
After a global recruitment process, 15 researchers have been appointed to UTS Chancellor's Postdoctoral Research Fellowships. Among them is Dr Arian Wallach who is investigating how large apex predators help biodiversity flourish in Australia.
There’s been a lot of talk about killing feral cats, with the government’s recently announced war on cats setting the goal of killing two million by 2020. But we would like to offer a different idea: let’s embrace cats as part of Australia’s environment.