Aerial drones have zoomed their way into almost every aspect of the modern world, and the development sector is no exception. In Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, drones…

Pierre Francois-Xavier Boulenger |

While the share of poor people in Sub-Saharan Africa decreased from 56 percent in 1990 to 43 percent in 2012, the region’s rapid population growth outpaced the decrease in poverty, resulting in…

Aroha Bahuguna, Aude-Sophie Rodella |

Cette page en : English Enfants de Koutoukalé, au Niger. Vous êtes-vous déjà demandé si votre lieu de naissance avait une influence sur vos chances de réussite dans la vie ? Si une naissance est…

Maximilian Leo Hirn, Aude-Sophie Rodella |

Children in Koutoukalé, Niger Have you ever wondered how your life chances are affected by where you were born? Odds of being born at all are already miraculously small, but only one in ten of us…

Maximilian Leo Hirn, Aude-Sophie Rodella |

En la mayoría de las regiones del mundo, más del 70 por ciento del agua dulce se utiliza para la agricultura. Para 2050, alimentar a una población mundial de 9000 millones de personas requerirá un…

Tariq Khokhar |

Also available in: Arabic | French | Spanish In 2015 the world saw great momentum for climate action, culminating in a historic agreement in December to cut carbon emissions and contain global…

Andy Shuai Liu |

El 22 de marzo es el Día Mundial del Agua. (i) Ya hemos hablado sobre las siete cosas que tal vez no sepa sobre el agua así que le presentamos aquí cinco hechos más que muestran los vínculos entre…

Tariq Khokhar, Mahyar Eshragh Tabary |

We know that water and sanitation services do not always recover their costs from tariffs. So, if communities or governments are to maintain the infrastructure properly, they depend on the public…

Meike van Ginneken |