Linking Journalism with the Web of Life
Modern food and farming systems are fundamentally unsustainable. They contribute around a third of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions and are responsible for almost 60% of global biodiversity loss. They are degrading the natural resources – water, soils, genetic resources – needed to sustain agricultural production.
A recent workshop hosted by IIED…Continue
Added by Anne Schulthess on October 23, 2020 at 12:28 — No Comments
Yufen Chuang and IIED senior researcher Xiaoting Hou Jones reflect on why working with nature to adapt to climate change can offer valuable lessons on how to build back better from COVID-19.
The COVID-19 crisis has shown that the health and the future of people and nature are intertwined. As global leaders …Continue
Added by Anne Schulthess on July 7, 2020 at 10:33 — No Comments
Nature-based solutions for climate change: from global ambition to local action
The world is facing two unprecedented environmental crises: biodiversity loss and climate change. The causes of these challenges are interrelated, as are the solutions.…Continue
Added by Anne Schulthess on April 28, 2020 at 11:16 — No Comments
To celebrate Earth Day, today I'd like to invite you to listen to Getting money to where it matters: ensuring funds for climate action reach those who need it most – the latest episode of the 'People, Planet and Public Finance' podcast by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) and the International Budget Partnership (IBP).
Added by Anne Schulthess on April 22, 2020 at 15:48 — No Comments
IIED will be launch its brand new biodiversity newsletter next week. Sign up to it on the IIED website to receive updates on our work focussing on the links between biodiversity, conservation and local people's livelihoods.
In addition to biodiversity, you'll also find a range of newsletters containing our latest news and publications on a variety of subjects. Find out more and sign up now:…Continue
Added by Anne Schulthess on April 3, 2020 at 16:44 — No Comments