Singapore, which is known as a 'global hydrohub' for its expertise in desalination and water recycling technologies, recently inked partnerships with Saudi Arabia and Australia to share knowledge in water recycling and innovation.
In this interview, the former sustainability chief of one of the world's largest pulp and paper companies talks about why many forest programs don't work and what it would take to catalyse the private sector to embrace conservation.
and Sharon Manssen –
The reckless way we consume and dispose is ruining the environment and will soon push the earth past the point of recovery. It's time to panic and then harness our panic for good, say Aurecon's environmental leads.
Akinwumi Adesina –
Could better wastewater management help Africa deal with its worst drought since 1945? African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina says it can address scarcity, as well as create jobs and sustainable growth.
The China-Pakistan plan to build five dams in a row on the Indus will stop the flow of silt to rejuvenate farms downstream, and will reduce water flow in the nine dry months of the year, says The Third Pole South Asia director Joydeep Gupta.
Indonesia has already made notable strides to develop climate mitigation strategies that ensure the protection of its forests, notably through its high-level support for efforts to reduce emissions from deforestation ...
This briefing note outlines the challenges and opportunities for Indonesia to achieve water, energy and food security targets in ways that align with its long term development strategy. A water-energy-food ...