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? 

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The goal of economic growth combined with environmental protection in developing countries requires not just financial and technological resources,...

UNU-WIDER / May 2013
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Development aid aimed at effective fisheries management in Africa must look beyond the fisheries sectors.

UNU-WIDER / May 2013
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Foreign aid can be effectively used to further develop strategies of development, mitigation, and adaptation to combat the effects of climate chang...

UNU-WIDER / May 2013
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In recent weeks there have been several large gatherings of experts dealing with how to tackle the complex climate change and environmental problem...

CARL-GUSTAV LINDÉN / Apr 2013
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Civil service reform is one of the most persistent subjects of public debate no matter where in the world one turns. In Nigeria British aid money i...

CARL-GUSTAV LINDÉN / Jan 2013
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What considerations do LICs need to take into account when designing fiscal policy?

UNU-WIDER / Jan 2013

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