The IIED blog

16 October 2013
A new report claims that European demand for biofuels is not to blame for land acquisitions in poorer countries. But evidence suggests that the issue is more complex than the biofuels industry would like us to believe.
16 October 2013
Some of the least developed countries are at the forefront of an approach that combines efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, adapt to climate change and achieve economic and social development.
14 October 2013
A new publication provides communities and nongovernmental organisations with effective tools to secure equitable access to land and other natural resources.
11 October 2013
"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.
10 October 2013
The fund got a boost yesterday at the Scottish Government’s International Climate Justice Conference when
9 October 2013
A project that maps people's unauthorised use of resources in a national park provides important insights into the links between poverty and conservation.
4 October 2013
"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.
2 October 2013
Indigenous knowledge is innovative, not static. Protecting it will help food security.
1 October 2013
Greater investment in locally controlled forestry in Mexico has potential to bring social, environmental and economic benefits.
1 October 2013
To achieve its goal of being a middle-income climate-resilient green economy, Ethiopia needs new ways to use public funds to promote private investment.

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