As heatwaves intensify, life for many South Asians will change. While this change may not be fully reversible, with appropriate policy and action, it can be managed to ease its impact.

Muthukumara Mani, Gulrez Shah Azhar |

Quand Fatima Beraich a fondé Biodôme, au Maroc, son but était de mettre au point un digesteur de déchets plus efficace pour transformer les déchets organiques en biogaz et développer ainsi cette…

Raj Nandy |

عندما بدأت فاطمة بيريش شركة Biodome، وهي شركة للغاز الحيوي في المغرب، أرادت أن تبتكر جهازا لتخمير النفايات أفضل تصميما لتحويل النفايات العضوية إلى غاز حيوي يُستخدم مصدرا مستداما لإمدادات الطاقة.…

Raj Nandy |

The Maldives is no stranger to the risks from climate change. It is already witnessing an increase in intense rainfall and resultant flooding, cyclonic winds and storm surges. [[tweetable]]For low…

Hartwig Schafer |

In many developing countries, governments and health authorities face the dilemma of how to feed their growing population while ensuring their food is nutritious. Credit: World Bank Together with…

Felipe F. Dizon, Anna Leigh Josephson |

Cet automne, le Groupe d’experts intergouvernemental sur l’évolution du climat (GIEC) publiera son rapport spécial sur les enjeux d’un réchauffement planétaire de 1,5 °C. Cette publication tant…

Global Environment Facility GEF |

Let’s start with a little quiz. Grab a piece of paper and pencil.   What’s the share of legal immigrants in the US population? (or you can choose the Germany, UK, Italy, Sweden or France).  A…

Markus Goldstein |

Our planet is undergoing a process of rapid urbanization, and the next few decades will see unprecedented growth in urban areas, including in urban infrastructure. Most of the growth will take…

Maninder Gill, Vincent Roquet |

As the world observes World Environment Day this week, we should be mindful that [[tweetable]]there will be more plastic in the oceans than fish by 2050 if nothing is done[[/tweetable]], according…

Silpa Kaza, Lisa Yao |