Maha Barakat –
The power of frontline health workers to improve global health has been proven time and again. Yet the world continues to underestimate their capabilities and contributions, with severe consequences for them and the communities they serve.
and Giulia Christianson –
World Resources Institute's new Green Targets Tool shows that only 24 of the 50 largest private-sector banks have made a sustainable finance commitment — and the targets vary considerably.
Climate-related disasters are likely to increase in the region. Increasing social protection and investment in technologies to strengthen early warning systems can protect and help the most vulnerable communities adapt to this reality.
Alongside Greta Thunberg, who recently delivered a powerful address at the United Nations Climate Summit, a generation of young change makers are taking matters into their own hands and offering solutions to the climate crisis.