Environment & Climate Change

Environment & Climate Change

Climate change poses humanity’s biggest challenge. With climate change now an urgent priority, what can we learn from past successes of development co-operation in the environmental area, its failures, and how can some of these successes be scaled-up in the area of climate change adaption? 

Over the last decade there has been increasing demand to make research more useful and applicable for policy-making.

Article / Nov 2013
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A packed day with a strong combination of background research and preparation, and a combination of schematic papers—particularly those from the PD...

Roger Williamson / Oct 2013
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Forest degradation remains a leading environmental problem, given the scale of forest loss and the crucial role of forests to both climate change m...

UNU-WIDER / Oct 2013
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Development of green cities is one way to help address problems associated with climate change.

UNU-WIDER / Oct 2013
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After two ReCom Results Meetings in Stockholm we are returning to Copenhagen.

CARL-GUSTAV LINDÉN / Sep 2013
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Foreign aid has always had a role in addressing environmental issues and in helping with natural disasters.

UNU-WIDER / Sep 2013

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