IIED has launched the first in a series of three animations that depict the deep and personal loss and damage caused by climate change in the least developed countries (LDCs) – stories that, too often, go untold or unheard.
Small and intermediate urban centres have critical roles in these urban systems.
In the ‘super year’ events in 2021 and beyond, we want to see countries commit to innovation in the adaptation space.
Our vision for a journey to promote locally led adaptation.
With a new set of guidelines on food systems and nutrition under negotiation, Emily Polack reflects on their potential to give small-scale producers a greater say in food systems governance – one key to a healthier, fairer and more sustainable future for all.
The sea rises, the rains come, disease follows.
The focus was on enabling vulnerable communities to produce their own nourishing food.
New research uproots deep-set trend to help understand increasing violence in dryland Africa through the lens of ‘farmer-herder conflict’.
In fact, for all ages, everyone said that we must communicate simply and clearly if we wanted to motivate people to get involved.
The pandemic may trigger a wave of hunger and malnutrition, especially in sub-saharan africa, where it is disrupting supply chains.
On climate finance, faster emissions cuts and setting the climate action traffic signal for business from red to green, a Biden administration could produce big shifts.
Ineza Umuhoza Grace reports on how climate change is impacting Rwanda.
Guest blogger Christophe Béné discusses how perception, personal beliefs and values can overrule science and evidence in policymaking – and how this is influencing policies and crisis narratives around food safety in Vietnam.
A new briefing examines the importance of biocultural heritage territories, whose communities are custodians of biodiversity.
COVID-19 has exacerbated the disadvantages experienced by disabled people in low-income communities of the global South. Here, Ignacia Ossul-Vermehren explains how urban community organisations are offering effective short-term support and inspiring inclusive longer-term strategies.
Sam Greene distils key messages drawn from lively online dialogue with the 500-plus participants from over 70 countries who joined the 14th International Conference on Community-based Adaptation to climate change.