Shafqat Hussain

2006 Associate Laureate, Environment
Pakistan, Born 1969

shafqat.hussain@trincoll.edu

Bringing the snow leopard back from the brink

February 27, 2018

A scientific breakthrough has made saving the snow leopard – one of the world’s most rare, endangered and beautiful predators – both more complex and more feasible. For almost two decades Pakistani conservationist Shafqat Hussain has worked with the shepherds and villagers of remote Baltistan, high...

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A delicate balance in Baltistan

December 16, 2010

Shafqat Hussain, Pakistani economist and conservationist, earned a Rolex Award in 2006 for providing innovative solutions for the preservation of the elusive snow leopard. Since then, Project Snow Leopard has grown rapidly, encompassing 10 Himalayan villages rather than the initial two and covering a habitat of more...

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