Ten years ago, the first Better Air Quality (BAQ) conference brought policy makers, experts, and advocates to Hong Kong to review the status of air quality in Asia and to recommend how to improve…

Charles Feinstein |

Indonesia is estimated to have the largest geothermal potential in the world – 27, 000 megawatts, or roughly 40 percent of total global geothermal resources.  But currently, only 4 percent of that…

Nicholas Keyes |

After months of preparation, the Sanitation Hackathon weekend is upon us.In dozens of countries around the world, IT and sanitation experts will join forces for an intensive brainstorming and…

Sanitation Hackathon Team |

It’s difficult to do a background check of a company based in a foreign country with operations overseas. It’s difficult to check to see whether a document is falsified or not. It’s difficult to…

Ngan Hong Nguyen |

They both hold the potential to help meet the needs of the poor and end poverty. New ideas and innovative solutions are critical to address the 2.5 billion people who lack access to proper…

Jose Luis Irigoyen |

Cũng có ở Tiếng việtLast month, we asked you for your views about whether Vietnam’s workforce is ready for the future, "from rice to robots". Developing a skilled workforce for an…

Christian Bodewig |

Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Poland and South Africa are among the world’s largest emerging economies. And in the past five years, all have made substantive shifts towards lower-carbon…

Nicholas Keyes |

Vietnam has been one of the world’s fastest-growing economies over the past three decades.  Along with that growth has come the expansion of energy-intensive sectors such as manufacturing,…

Pedzi Makumbe |

Cũng có ở Tiếng việt Last week I read about Malala, the 14 year old Pakistani girl who was shot in the head inside her school bus as retaliation for her active engagement in promoting girls’…

Mette Frost Bertelsen |