The IIED blog

28 February 2014
The prize of better climate adaptation awaits nations that can evaluate their efforts at both national and local levels, so evidence from each scale can inform future plans and actions, say Simon Anderson, Irene Karani and Melq Gomes.
28 February 2014
The UN climate change convention's Green Climate Fund (GCF), aims to help countries adopt "transformational" pathways to low carbon, climate resilient development. Its 6th board meeting last week in Bali yielded mixed results for the world's most poor and climate vulnerable countries.
21 February 2014
"In Our World" relates to IIED's world of environment and development. It connects us with what's going on in both the real world and online worlds
19 February 2014
People who work on climate change policy often receive too much information, or struggle to access the right knowledge, in the right format, when they need it. Two kinds of organisations can help.
14 February 2014
"In Our World" relates to IIED's world of environment and development. It connects us with what's going on in both the real world and online worlds
11 February 2014
Abbi Buxton reports on efforts to overcome distrust and conflict between artisanal and large-scale mining operations, through an international project that will bring the two sides together to seek sustainable ways to coexist.
7 February 2014
"In Our World" relates to IIED's world of environment and development. It connects us with what's going on in both the real world and online worlds
7 February 2014
Effective monitoring and evaluation of changes in community resilience that arise from both development and climate change resilience, can help Nepal can make smart moves to protect its people, says Susannah Fisher.
4 February 2014
Rosebell Kagumire says consultations on the future of global development framework should involve journalists or they will fail to reach the masses.
4 February 2014
Considerable sums have been spent on projects designed to provide people with alternative ways to make a living in and around protected or biodiverse areas. But do such projects work?

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