Meeting for the first time since the Paris summit, Brazil, South Africa, India and China said they would sign the Paris agreement, but would oppose a proposed aviation tax, an issue postponed at the climate meet last December.
Xiaoxue Weng –
Can Chinese business engagement ensure sustainability and benefit the poor? Complex factors shape their operations – of which Chinese policies play only a minor role, says International Institute for Environment and Development researcher Xiaoxue Weng.
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala –
In an age of falling commodity prices and global uncertainty, Africa must pursue sustainable development and economic diversification to continue its growth, says former Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala.
The hard-fought Sustainable Development Goals have so far failed to spark much media or public interest. Shouldn’t a bid to save humanity be a headline story? Thomson Reuters Foundation editor-in-chief Belinda Goldsmith explores.
The impact of electricity price increases on the competitiveness of selected mining sector and smelting value chains in South Africa project report investigates the relationship between South Africa's mining value ...