Contamination scares, a monster environmental footprint and growing concern for animal welfare—Asia’s food sector is no sure bet for investors, despite the region’s increasingly voracious appetite for meat.
Dams built in the Amazon, Mekong and elsewhere are doing great environmental and social damage, washing away their green credentials. Now, a new tool helps assess whether dam projects are economically and environmentally viable.
From its deepest aquifers to its biggest rivers, India is one of the most water-challenged countries in the world. This also puts food, water and energy security of over one billion others across Asia at stake. Here's why.
Quentin Jackon –
Climate change is eating away at all facets of business as usual. Companies that aim for short-term benefits over long-term environmental and business sustainability are setting themselves up for failure, writes Aurecon's Quentin Jackson.
Tim Flannery –
Australian climate expert Tim Flannery explains how giant kelp farms could suck carbon dioxide from the air and store it in the ocean's depths, while encouraging species like fish and oysters.
The reckless way we consume and dispose is ruining the environment and will soon push the earth past the point of recovery. It's time to panic and then harness our panic for good, say Aurecon's environmental leads.
Could better wastewater management help Africa deal with its worst drought since 1945? African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina says it can address scarcity, as well as create jobs and sustainable growth.
Indonesia has already made notable strides to develop climate mitigation strategies that ensure the protection of its forests, notably through its high-level support for efforts to reduce emissions from deforestation ...
This briefing note outlines the challenges and opportunities for Indonesia to achieve water, energy and food security targets in ways that align with its long term development strategy. A water-energy-food ...