Guest Author's blog posts
04 Apr 2013 | Climate change, Forests
Many Latin American countries are showing how the pursuit of low-carbon strategies can create ‘win-win’ scenarios for economic growth and forest protection.
11 Mar 2013 | Food and agriculture, Land acquisitions and rights
Land tenure relations are changing fast, but no one is asking how these drastic changes will transform the lives of Ugandans who depend on land for their identity, social status and... ›
11 Feb 2013 | Green economy, Sustainable markets
With London Fashion week almost here, the fashion industry can learn lessons from SOKO, a Kenyan textiles supplier, on how to produce great fashion that also improves local livelihoods.
06 Dec 2012 | Food and agriculture, Policy and planning
Tipping the Balance, a new report, has discovered that current popular policies can tip the balance away from small farmers. How can we ensure small holder farmers get a better deal?
12 Nov 2012 | Partners, Policy and planning
Read how ELLA’s online Learning Alliances are sharing Latin American experience with sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.
24 Sep 2012 | Food and agriculture, Forests
Women are routinely excluded from REDD decision-making processes, but if they’re excluded then they can’t benefit equally from its work.
01 Aug 2012 | Climate change, Policy and planning
While climate change is a global problem, many countries are forging ahead with their own national climate change plans – and MPs are important actors in this process.
10 Jul 2012 | Governance, Natural resource management
Among the experts and practitioners attending Fair Ideas, a group of highly-engaged students discussed the future of our generation, questioned speakers, filmed short video interviews and... ›
13 Jun 2012 | Forests, Sustainable markets
History shows the Brazilian state can protect the country's forests. So, can it do more to support locally-managed forestry in the country?
31 May 2012 | Economics
The Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala Rural Development Programme, which won the well-deserved international gold award at the 2012 Ashden Awards last night, is a pioneering community savings... ›