The world’s climate is changing, and is projected to continue to do so for the foreseeable future.  The impact of climate change will be particularly felt in agriculture, as rising temperatures,…

Ademola Braimoh |

Le climat de notre planète évolue — une tendance qui devrait se maintenir dans un avenir prévisible. L’agriculture sera particulièrement touchée, la hausse des températures, la modification des…

Ademola Braimoh |

A bypass under construction in Lilongwe. A sign that Malawi is inching its way forward. Photo: Govati Nyirenda/World Bank A new Country Economic Memorandum gives us a chance to step back and look…

Richard Record, Priscilla Kandoole |

In East Africa and West Africa, about 300 million people living in dryland areas rely on natural, resource-based activities for their livelihood. By 2030, this number could increase to 540 million…

Magda Lovei |

Près de 300 millions d’Africains de l’Est et de l’Ouest vivent en zone aride et dépendent d’activités liées au milieu naturel pour survivre. Un chiffre qui pourrait atteindre 540 millions en 2030…

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 |

Also available in: Español REDD+ Ghana: Engaging People in Sustainable Forest Management and Bringing Community Benefits This is the first blog in a series on forests and livelihoods. Africa’s…

Magda Lovei |

55 is the magic number. Sure - 175 parties (174 countries plus the European Union) signed the Paris Agreement in April in New York City earlier this year. But this alone is not enough. It matters…

Martin Heger, Maria Sarraf |

55 هو الرقم السحري. بالتأكيد- 175 طرفا (174 بلدا بالإضافة إلى الاتحاد الأوروبي) وقعت على اتفاقية باريس في أبريل نيسان بمدينة نيويورك في وقت سابق من هذا العام. إلا أن هذا وحده لا يكفي. فلا يهم فقط…

مارتن هيغر, ماريا صراف |