Camilla Toulmin's blog posts
Following a recent field visit to central Mali, Camilla Toulmin reports back on local struggles and new initiatives driving change.
A new mapping project highlights the importance of local action in delivering global change
Outgoing director Camilla Toulmin looks back at her early work on drylands and the three achievements while leading IIED that have made her most proud.
The papal encyclical expected this week is a welcome call to action in the fight to protect the poorest in our societies from the impacts of climate change.
Much is at stake in 2015 – IIED's director Camilla Toulmin looks at how far we have come, the obstacles that remain, and what we need to do if we are to bring about change.
A constant feature of David Cameron's premiership has been as champion of international development, including unwavering support for Britain's overseas aid contribution.
IIED's outgoing director Camilla Toulmin looks back on how the organisation has grown and evolved over the last 12 years.
As the rich and powerful gather in Davos, IIED director Camilla Toulmin urges a change in attitudes to taxation to tackle growing inequality.
In the aftermath of the Paris attacks, IIED director Camilla Toulmin looks at the promises and challenges for the year ahead.
IIED director Camilla Toulmin reflects on her trip to Lima for the COP20 Development and Climate Days.
Coal companies are in complete denial — the developing world doesn't need more pollution or expensive new grids, but renewable energy sources.
The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) is launching an unprecedented appeal in response to the Ebola crisis, but what lessons must we learn if we are to effectively and equitably tackle future shocks of this scale?
IIED director Camilla Toulmin writes about her decision to step down after ten years, and outlines how the institute will search for her successor.
Climate expert Fatima Denton from the Economic Commission for Africa will say it's time for more optimism on Africa and climate change at an IIED lecture to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Barbara Ward's birthday.