Residents of Medical Slum in Dhaka's Tongi District face a long list of problems living in their community, including lack of water during ever-longer dry spells, and flooding when heavy rains do come. And here's how a group of women is building resiliency against the odds.
Assaad Razzouk –
JP Morgan recently said it will stop financing new coal developments, but this is an announcement with many loopholes, and is an act of climate hypocrisy, says Sindicatum Sustainable Resources chief executive Assaad Razzouk.
Overlooking the needs of socially and economically marginalised groups in the post-2015 development agenda is not only a moral problem, it is also extremely costly. The Sustainable Development Goals must address this, say World Bank experts.
Women in the developing world are amongst those most vulnerable to climate change. Policies to curb climate change will be unsuccessful if women have no opportunity to inﬂuence decision-making, says Hannah Reid.
Three new reports build on the International Institute for Sustainable Development's work with government and civil society on reforming fossil-fuel subsidies. Led by the IISD's Global Subsidies Initiative, these studies ...