PublicationsBack to top
Iordăchescu, G., Lappe-Osthege, T., Dickinson, H., Duffy, R., and Burns, C. (2022). Political Ecologies of Green Collar Crime: Understanding Illegal Trades in European Wildlife. Environmental Politics
Wyatt, T. and Hutchinson, A. (2023) ‘Plant Blindness and the Law on International Trade in Wildlife.‘ Erasmus Law Review, 1.
Iordachescu G. (2022) ‘Convivial conservation prospects in Europe – from wilderness protection to reclaiming the commons’, Conservation & Society, 20(2): 156-166
Vasile, M., G. Iordachescu (2022) ‘Forest Crisis Narratives: Illegal Logging, Datafication and the Conservation Frontier in the Romanian Carpathian Mountains’, Political Geography, 96:102600
Duffy, R. and D. Brockington (2022) Political Ecology of Security: Tackling the Illegal Wildlife Trade, Journal of Political Ecology 29, 1-35
Duffy, R. (2022) Crime, Security and illegal wildlife trade: Political ecologies of international conservation. Global Environmental Politics, 22 (2), 23–44.
Duffy, R., (2022) Security and Conservation: The International Politics of the Illegal Wildlife Trade (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press)
Hutchinson, A., Stephens-Griffin, N., Wyatt, T. (2021) ‘Speciesism and the Wildlife Trade: Who gets Listed, Downlisted, and Uplisted in CITES?’ International Journal of Crime, Justice and Social Democracy, 11(2): 191-209
Fukushima, C., Duffy. R et al (2021) Challenges and Perspectives on tackling illegal or unsustainable wildlife trade.’ Biological Conservation 263,
Kashwan, P., Duffy, R., Massé, F., Asiyanbi, A., and Marijnen, E. (2021) From Racialised Neocolonial Global Conservation to an Inclusive and Regenerative Conservation. Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development. 63, 4-19.
Iordachescu, G. (2021) ‘The shifting geopolitical ecologies of wild nature conservation in Romania’, in Eszter Krasznai Kovacs (Ed.) Politics and the Environment in Eastern Europe, Open Book Publishers, Cambridge UK
Iordachescu, G. (2021) ‘Becoming a virgin forest: from remote sensing to erasing environmental history’, Environment & Society Portal, Arcadia Journal, Environment & Society, Arcadia Journal, Spring 2021
Iordachescu G., Varga, A., Vasile, M., Opincaru, I.S. (2021) ‘Homórodkarácsonyfalva Közbirtokosság – An emblematic case of a European Territory of Life’, in Territories of Life 2021 Report, ICCA Consortium, pp 175-184.
Wyatt, T., Friedman, K., Hutchinson, A. (2021) ‘Are Fish Wild?’ Liverpool Law Review, 42(3): 485-492
Massé, F., Dickinson, H., Margulies, J., Joanny, L., Lappe-Osthege, T., and Duffy, R. (2020) Conservation and Crime Convergence? Situating the 2018 London Illegal Wildlife Trade Conference. Journal of Political Ecology, 27(1), 23-42.
Margulies, J.M., Wong, R., and Duffy, R. (2019) ‘The Imaginary ‘Asian Super Consumer’: A Critique of Demand Reduction Campaigns for the Illegal Wildlife Trade, Geoforum, 107, 216-219
Conference PapersBack to top
Iordachescu, G. (2022). The forests have thinned! Cheapness and unequal exchange in the 1st Romanian Timber Frontier. Presented at the European Society for Environmental History (ESEH) Conference, Bristol, 5 July.
Iordachescu, G. (2023). New Frontiers of Conservation. Power, access and philanthrocapitalism in a European wilderness. Invited talk at the Sustainability Research Institute, Leeds, 24 January.
Iordachescu, G. (2023). Privatisation of wild nature and the role of transnational capital in producing the Carpathian green periphery. Presented at Capitalist Transformations in Romania, Cluj-Napoca, 23 March.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Gender-based violence and timber trade. Presented at the Seminar on Environmental Crime and Gender, Malaga, 21 September.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Green-collar crimes and illegal wildlife trade in Europe. Presented at the European Society of Criminology XXI Conference, Malaga, 21-24 September.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Land abandonment as emptiness. Presented at the Roundtable on Emptiness in Romania, Bucharest, 4 September.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). All bears are charismatic, but some bears are more charismatic than others. Presented at ShARC Tales II, Sheffield, 12 May.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Beastly bears and convivial futures: On landscape sharing in the Carpathian Mountains. Invited talk at Institute for Social Anthropology, Bern, 8 November.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Political ecology of rewilding in the Romanian Carpathians. Presented at ‘From preserving the wild to rewilding’ Workshop, Poitiers, 9 November.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Beastly bears and the changing landscape of conservation governance in Europe. Presented at POLLEN Network Asynchronous Workshop on Conservation and Agrarian Change, 24-28 October. Available online.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Conviviality as a pathway to human-bear coexistence in the Carpathian Mountains. Presented at Pathways Europe: Human Dimensions of Wildlife Conference, Wageningen, 19-21 October.
Iordachescu, G. (2022). Forest Crime, Violence and Vulnerability in the Carpathian Mountains. Presented at the 8th Annual Meeting on Forests and Livelihoods FLARE, Rome, 7-10 October.
Iordachescu, G. and Lappe-Osthege, T. (2022). Green-collar crimes and the illegal wildlife trade in Europe. Presented at the ECPR Standing Group on Organised Crime 4th General Conference, Pisa, 4-5 July.
Lappe-Osthege, T., Iordachescu, G., and Duffy, R. (2022). Politics of green-collar crimes and the illegal wildlife trade in Europe. Presented at Political Studies Association (PSA) Conference, online, 12 April.
Lappe-Osthege, T. (2022). Policy challenges and crime dynamics in the illegal songbird trade in Europe: Examining the role of green-collar crime. Presented at 4th Adriatic Flyway Conference, Zadar, 25-29 April.
Lappe-Osthege, T. (2022). Observing the ripple effects of compliance in EU environmental governance. Presented at University Association of Contemporary European Studies (UACES) Conference, Lille, 5-8 September.
Iordachescu, G. (2021). The last virgin forest – remote sensing and socio-political techno-natures on the Carpathian wilderness frontier. Presented at SIEF 15th Congress, Helsinki, 19-24 June.
Iordachescu, G. (2021). Conservation Law Enforcement Technologies: Ethical Considerations. Presented at IUCN World Conservation Forum, Marseille, 4 September.
Iordachescu, G. (2021). Territories of Life in Romania. Presented IUCN World Conservation Forum, Marseille, 6 September.
Iordachescu, G., T. Lappe-Osthege, and R. Duffy (2021). Green-collar crimes and the illegal wildlife trade in Europe. Presented at 24h Conference on Organised Crime, 2 December.
Policy AdviceBack to top
Iordachescu, G. (2023). Uncertain Scientific Knowledge and European Illegal Wildlife Trade
Lappe-Osthege, T. (2023). Placing a spotlight on European Consumers: Drivers of demand for illegal wildlife trade in Europe
Duffy, R. (2023). Green Collar Crime and the Illegal Wildlife Trade
Iordachescu, G., Lappe-Osthege, T., Duffy, R., Burns, C. (2021). Preventing illegal trade in wildlife – revision of EU action plan
Iordachescu, G., Lappe-Osthege, T., Duffy, R., Burns, C. (2021). Response to the draft Environmental Crime Directive
MediaBack to top
Cited in Bloomberg Law article, ‘European Union Floats Tougher Penalties for Environmental Crimes’, 15 December 2021.