An industrial plant that mines cast-off electronics for their valuable metals appears to be pumping polluted waste water into the neighborhood surrounding Vientiane's Special Economic Zone causing contamination levels to ...
Alicia Barcena Ibarra
and Stefano Manservisi, and Mario Pezzini –
In an era when the world is turning its back on multilateralism, an equitable and cooperative approach to globalisation is more necessary than ever. Here are 4 ideas for changing our approach to achieve this.
and Eliza Northrop –
The Paris Agreement stipulates that countries must update their Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs)—commitments to reducing carbon emissions—regularly. Experts explain why this matters.
and David Waskow, Christina Chan –
Two years after the Paris Agreement was signed, countries will come together at COP 23 to monitor progress in confronting climate change. WRI researchers highlight four things to look out for during proceedings next week.
The Paris Climate Summit has highlighted the role for private investment in climate finance. It is now up to funders – both corporate and non-corporate – to shape the path ahead, writes Global Greengrants Fund UK/Europe director Eva Rehse.
Medilyn Manibo –
More than 3 million have watched Sofia Ashraf’s 'Kodaikanal Won't' - based on American singer Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' - which calls for Unilever to clean up a mercury-contaminated factory in India.