Fig. 5. Continuous research partnerships enable reciprocal learning and knowledge exchange between researchers and practitioners and ensure legitimate and salient research and effective outreach. The photograph shows scientists and practitioners at a workshop on future research priorities as part of a 15-yr research collaboration between ETH Zurich, the Ministry of Environment, and several nongovernmental organizations in Seychelles (Western Indian Ocean) on the management of tropical forests and plant conservation. (Photo: Eva Schumacher)

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