Despite repeated warnings from Unicef, children are not being involved in policymaking on climate change. How can they be included?
Indigenous communities in the Andes traditionally manage commons such as water. Their potential is still not exhausted.
The problem lies not in food production, but in access to food. We are letting them starve - but we are not the perpetrators says Jean Ziegler.
Why we need a radical shift towards sustainable fishing.
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.
Delhi struggles with unsustainable practices as air, water and land are under assault.
Liberation theologians use Christianity as weapon in the fight for the poor. And in a way, even the pope is on their side.
Establishing sustainable alternative soures are likely to prevent future production shortfalls.
How responsible land governance can save people from losing their land.
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.
Kibera, once named one of Africa’s worst slums, has watched officials repeatedly fail to respond effectively to its growth. Until now.
Repair Cafés offer room for fixing your bike and exchanging knowledge over coffee – and thus tackle sustainable development on the local level.
Cities have never prospered as much as they have over the past couple of decades.
From Kitchen Scrap to Healthy Food Farms” – the story of Maa-Bara.
Food security is a key global mission: If we all pull together, we can succeed.
DDD takes a close look at the way food is produced today and what we will be eating tomorrow.
Carlos A. Monteiro warns of the dangers of ultra-processed foods, noting that our personal and social well-being is at risk.
The expansion of big retailers in developing countries poses a challenge for food security.
The way we consume affects food security in other countries.
Opening remarks by the German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Dr Gerd Müller.
Bad governance of housing policies poses a great threat to Egypt's food production.
In spite of progress in the field of undernourishment, a new trend in malnutrition is on the rise globally: obesity.
Ushahidi is made up of digital maps on which (crisis-) events can be posted
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.
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.
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.
It is hard to refer to China’s civil society as particularly developed. Yet the government is increasingly allying itself with the environmental movement.
To counteract climate change’s effects, the CCIS working on the local level provides stakeholders with data for adaptation.