Research that could lead to cows producing more milk and chickens laying better-quality eggs received about US$174 million from Britain's Department for International Development and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Thomas Tang –
Eco-Business partnerships director Thomas Tang explore the potential of off-grid solar power to address energy poverty in the developing world—and how the sector can overcome barriers to its growth.
Charlotte Aubin –
African countries urgently need to shift to more renewable, sustainable forms of energy; but an immediate repudiation of fossil fuels is not the right way to achieve this, says GreenWish Partners chief executive officer Charlotte Aubin.
Sarah Colenbrander and Denise Chan –
How can cities in poor countries raise funds for major infrastructure projects? Urban experts with IIED and PwC look at two success stories and suggest how local governments can build their financial skills and credibility with investors.
Incremental adaptation measures will not be enough to protect livelihoods and economies in a world of climate change. A transformative approach to industries like agriculture is necessary, says WRI's Rebecca Carter.
Vaidehi Shah –
Brazil and the Philippines are the most dangerous countries for activists fighting mining, agribusiness and hydroelectric companies for their rights to land, forests, and rivers, a new report by Global Witness found.
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 ...