Beyond Canada
Beyond Canada
Ep. 4 Beyond Canada – Monkey Business: The Lives of Primates in Costa Rican Rescue Centres

Siobhan Speiran talks to Claudia about her pathbreaking PhD research on the lives of primates in rescue centers in Costa Rica. They discuss why this research is significant, the challenges of doing research in a different context, across species divides, and the opportunities for creating meaningful policy changes from PhD work.

  • Host: Claudia Hirtenfelder (the International Student Affairs Commissioner for the SGPS)
  • Guests: Siobhan Speiran (Environmental Studies, Queen’s University)
  • Bed Music: Mafikizolo Featuring Uhuru singing Khona
  • Featured Song: Patiño – milagrito de amor