Roundtable

Roundtable: Do the benefits of conservation outweigh the costs?

Extinction means just that – something no longer exists, gone forever. But in trying to prevent species from disappearing, could we be creating more problems? Should we perhaps just let it happen? Do we need to re-think the best way to save the creatures and plants which call our planet home? There’ll be some ways that work, some perhaps that could be improved, and some that are simply wrong, and that’s what we’re debating with our panel today. At the Roundtable was Paul de Zylva, Senior Campaigner for Friends of the Earth; Richard Wellings, Deputy Research Director at the Institute of Economic Affairs; Paul Morling, Principal Economist for the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds; and Mark Jones, from the Born Free Foundation. Roundtable is a discussion programme with an edge. Broadcast out of London and presented by David Foster, it's about bringing people to the table, listening to every opinion, and analysing every point of view. From fierce debate to reflective thinking, Roundtable discussions offer a different perspective on the issues that matter to you. Watch it every weekday at 15:30 GMT on TRT World.

Roundtable: Cost of Conservation

Roundtable: Cost of Conservation

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Anti-Poacher Poison: Horns injected with toxin to save rhinos

Kangaroo Cull: Australia plans to kill more than 1M kangaroos

Kangaroo Cull: Australia plans to kill more than 1M kangaroos

China lifts ban on trade of tiger and rhino parts | Money Talks

China lifts ban on trade of tiger and rhino parts | Money Talks

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CORONAVIRUS SECOND WAVE: Is it a flawed idea?

PLASTICS: How to make them sustainable

PLASTICS: How to make them sustainable

WOMEN LEADERS: Tackling COVID-19 better?

WOMEN LEADERS: Tackling COVID-19 better?

APOCALYPSE NEXT: Are humans failing to plan long-term?

APOCALYPSE NEXT: Are humans failing to plan long-term?

ALGORITHMS: Can we trust them?

ALGORITHMS: Can we trust them?

BELARUS PROTESTS: What could happen next?

BELARUS PROTESTS: What could happen next?

MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS: The next wave of COVID-19?

MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS: The next wave of COVID-19?

FLEXIBLE WORKING: How could it change society?

FLEXIBLE WORKING: How could it change society?

BACK TO SCHOOL: What damage has lockdown done?

BACK TO SCHOOL: What damage has lockdown done?

MASK WEARING- Why are some people so against it?

MASK WEARING- Why are some people so against it?

4 DAY WORK WEEK: Is now the time?

4 DAY WORK WEEK: Is now the time?

G-7 TO D-10: Can leading nations get it together?

G-7 TO D-10: Can leading nations get it together?

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