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An excerpt from the 'Valuing variability: new perspectives on climate resilient drylands development' book (Image: IIED)
20 August 2015
'Valuing variability: new perspectives on climate resilient drylands development' provides fresh perspectives on the value of dryland production systems from across Asia and Africa
18 August 2015
The Global Water Initiative (GWI) in West Africa is holding a side event at this year's World Water Week in Stockholm, looking at ways to make large multi-purpose dams more 'socially just and economically viable'
14 July 2015
A new report into the drivers and impacts of wildlife crime in Uganda was launched on Wednesday, 8 July
13 July 2015
IIED staff will be attending the Third International Financing for Development conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, from 13-16 July
10 July 2015
Ghana is the first country to benefit from a global series of in-country, cross-sector dialogues on artisanal and small-scale gold mining
9 July 2015
A new IIED report has undertaken the first thorough analysis of the legal issues surrounding investment treaties and land rights, highlighting the vulnerability of land rights in low and middle-income countries and the risk that contesting 'land grabs' may expose states to large compensation claims
30 June 2015
Diverse groups that make up the mining sector have outlined and begun work on two key issues that present barriers to an integrated industry
11 June 2015
Proposals for a new Hilsa Conservation Trust Fund that aims to relieve the financial burden from the government and help bridge the finance gap were discussed by Bangladesh fisheries officials and researchers and practitioners on 11 June

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