The need to provide food for the region is more pressing than ever as the population grows, the agricultural workforce contracts and natural resources shrink. Every player in the food value chain needs to work together to address this, says a new report by Forum for the Future and FrieslandCampina.
South Asia, one of the world’s most populous and disaster-prone regions, faces dire impacts from climate change. So why are its nations not working together to tackle the many shared threats they face?
and Dany Shoham –
Hrishabh Sandilya and Dany Shoham, visiting fellows at the Institute of Defense Studies and Analyses in New Delhi, suggest steps that India can take to deal with a possible Ebola crisis.
Mariana Cardenas –
New financing mechanisms for clean energy - such as energy leasing and power purchase agreements - must be scaled up to help the Philippines overcome its energy challenge, says Mariana Cardenas.
and Yuguo Li –
The biggest challenge facing building designers in the developing world is to make temperature control and mechanical ventilation more energy efficient, says Julian Hunt and Yuguo Li.
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 ...