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هيلينا نابر نابر, ثنافات جونجيا, جيف جيبسون |

More efficient ACs that run on environmentally-friendly refrigerants will be vital to solve the cooling crunch and mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. In the Middle East and North Africa Region (…

Helena Naber, Thanavat Junchaya, Jeff Gibson |

As the world rushes to reduce the negative impacts of climate change, ambitious sub-national actors are rising to the fore. The recent One Planet Summit exemplifies this trend. Earlier this month…

Prashant Kapoor, Marc Forni |

Photo: World Cocoa Foundation. For five years now, the global community has been observing the International Day of Forests on March 21. It is an occasion to celebrate the wide range of economic…

Richard Scobey |

Photo: World Cocoa Foundation. Depuis cinq ans, la communauté internationale observe la Journée internationale des forêts le 21 mars. Cette journée est l'occasion de rendre hommage aux forêts…

Richard Scobey |

The impact of climate change on hydrology and other natural resources, and on many sectors of African economies—from agriculture to transport, to energy—has been widely researched and discussed.…

Magda Lovei |

L’impact du changement climatique sur l’hydrologie, les ressources naturelles et les différents secteurs de l’économie -  allant de l’agriculture au transport, en passant par l’énergie – est…

Magda Lovei |

Image: Miguel Antonio Toquica Onzaga/ World Bank Much of West Africa’s population lives along its coastline, where many of its capital cities are located. But though rising seawaters erode it, a…

Miguel Antonio Toquica Onzaga |

Miguel Antonio Toquica Onzaga/ World Bank Alors qu’un tiers de la population d’Afrique de l’Ouest vit sur le littoral, confrontée à la montée des eaux et à l’érosion côtière qui détruit entre 23…

Miguel Antonio Toquica Onzaga |

Along the beach in Mondouku, Côte d'Ivoire, a group of fishermen have just returned with their catch. Many of them come from neighboring Ghana, and they tell us that they come to the Ivorian…

Margaret Arnold, Paivi Koskinen-Lewis |