The IIED blog

1 May 2013
A recent US judgment is a setback in efforts to improve corporate accountability, but promising developments elsewhere are creating new opportunities.
26 April 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.
25 April 2013
Missed our live blog and web cast? Here are some highlights from the final day of the 7th Community-based adaptation conference.
25 April 2013
Misperceptions of the drylands as barren and empty are leading to their mismanagement. An IIED mapping project aims to create a clearer picture of their value to pastoralists.
24 April 2013
Missed our live blog and web cast? Here are some highlights from the third day of the 7th Community-based adaptation conference. We look forward to hearing from you tomorrow on the live blog of the fourth day of the conference.
23 April 2013
Highlights from the second day of the conference on community-based adaptation to climate change (CBA7) in Bangladesh.
23 April 2013
People won’t become more resilient to the impacts of climate change unless the underlying causes of their vulnerability are analysed and addressed.
22 April 2013
Here are some highlights from today's 7th conference on community-based adaptation to climate change (CBA7). We look forward to hearing from you tomorrow on the live blog of the second day of the conference.
19 April 2013
A new dam in Niger could generate electricity, create thousands of hectares of irrigated land and guarantee water for domestic use and fisheries. But making sure the dam benefits everyone is a complicated business.
19 April 2013
The poorest communities (and poorest countries) are leading the world in learning about and practising adaptation to climate change. The rich would do well to learn from them.

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