Asia Pacific is at "highest risk" of plummeting into deeper poverty and disaster if climate change measures are not quickly and strongly implemented, said scientists from the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research.
With 17 goals and 169 targets, communicating the Sustainable Development Goals to the public has proven to be a challenge in many countries. Students from all over the world use photos to encapsulate what the SDGs mean to them.
Clare Shakya –
International climate finance is often accounted for in terms of megawatts of renewable energy or tonnes of carbon emission saved; everyone needs to ensure that those facing direct climate change impacts get much more of the money.
and Salaheddine Mezouar –
November 4 gives humanity cause to celebrate, but there is still work to be done before we halt climate change - and it must be done soon, says UNFCCC's Patricia Espinosa.
Mark Malloch Brown –
There is a credit gap of US$2.6 trillion for helping SMEs access the credit needed to become climate resilient. Mark Malloch Brown, chair of the Business and Sustainable Development Commission, shares how microfinance can help.
The city-state has outlined its strategy for both reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to climate change, but wider support from the business community and the public is needed to help meet its climate target.
In its promotion of Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), the EU-funded SWITCH-Asia Programme addresses particularly the needs, role and potential of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) that are ...
New research by Corporate Citizenship reveals that although business awareness of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals has increased in the past year, tangible action to address the Global Goals ...
The Smart Villages Initiative brings together key players—entrepreneurs, scientists and engineers, villagers, NGOs, financiers, civil society and development organisations, policymakers, and regulators—from the frontline of delivering off-grid energy for development ...
This paper aims to provide policy makers with an overview of how different organizations and sectors perceive the challenges and opportunities of sustainable agriculture in ASEAN and its contribution to ...