Why the topic of biodiversity matters
The exhibition “Soil. Sustains Life.” shows how humans depend on soil, a non-renewable resource, and why we have to manage it sustainably.
Despite repeated warnings from Unicef, children are not being involved in policymaking on climate change. How can they be included?
The movie “Disruption” was part of the mobilization for the People’s Climate March in September 2014. It leaves no doubt: Climate change is a social issue.
Is Climate Change a security issue?
Dams are exceptional as a symbol of the changing development policy paradigms of recent decades.
Seed banks are a vital insurance for smallholders’ livelihood. A journey to Santiago Yaitepec shows the need and benefits of local, agricultural self-aid.
The crux of resources scarcity
Kibera, once named one of Africa’s worst slums, has watched officials repeatedly fail to respond effectively to its growth. Until now.
How laws can save the forests
What happens when growth ends? Whether the world is heading for disaster or a golden age is a question of demographics.
From Kitchen Scrap to Healthy Food Farms” – the story of Maa-Bara.
Although Delhi has more water per person than London or New York, many still endure a daily fight for access. We take a look at a deeply-rooted problem and possible solutions.
How responsible land governance can save people from losing their land.
Cities have never prospered as much as they have over the past couple of decades.
Hans Herren, holder of the Right Livelihood Award, demands a global change of food production.
DDD takes a close look at the way food is produced today and what we will be eating tomorrow.
A complex theme in easily comprehensible illustrations: A comic about America's food crisis.
Food security is a key global mission: If we all pull together, we can succeed.
The way we consume affects food security in other countries.
Due to rising demand, quinoa production and prices skyrocketed in the last few years.
In spite of progress in the field of undernourishment, a new trend in malnutrition is on the rise globally: obesity.
We talk about a decorative solution for home gardening with mushboo-founder Matt Unger.
Terrorism, earthquakes, violence – global cities face various threads. 100 Resilient Cities helps them to be prepared.
About Understanding the Real Impact of ICTs, Social Media and Crisis Mapping
Disaster: reporters could do far more than merely assume the role of observers.
Humans in remote areas or sensitive situations often find themselves detached from the flow of information – Freedom Fone is a software to tackle this.
After Katrina New Orleans’ residents discussed: Do we want to reconstruct or reinvent our city? Award-winning journalist Jed Horne looks at New New Orleans.
Ushahidi is made up of digital maps on which (crisis-) events can be posted
Preservation of the land is a prerequisite for survival in native communities.
The National Biodiversity Institute and the Bioprospecting Unit - General information in INBio
How water is driving foreign investment in farmland.
In his documentary “La Buena Vida”, Jens Schanze depicts the Colombian Wayúus’ fight for their land against supranational energy corporations. A review.