Turning to low-tech, low-cost approaches to pollution prevention and flood reduction, like planting bamboo, diverts from previous approaches that used brute-force, cost billions of pesos, and failed to work effectively.
Much progress has been made at working out how much climate change will cost humanity. Less is known of the value of biodiversity. This is essential to safeguarding the environment and mankind, argues the head of WWF.
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IUCN Asia director Aban Marker Kabraji shares how establishing Marine Protected Areas can change the fate of oceans, which today are under threat from human activity and climate change.
The China-Pakistan plan to build five dams in a row on the Indus will stop the flow of silt to rejuvenate farms downstream, and will reduce water flow in the nine dry months of the year, says The Third Pole South Asia director Joydeep Gupta.
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 ...