Impacts we’ve made on the Earth are beginning to affect us.
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.
The crux of resources scarcity
Is Climate Change a security issue?
Indigenous communities in the Andes traditionally manage commons such as water. Their potential is still not exhausted.
Why the topic of biodiversity matters
Seed banks are a vital insurance for smallholders’ livelihood. A journey to Santiago Yaitepec shows the need and benefits of local, agricultural self-aid.
Liberation theologians use Christianity as weapon in the fight for the poor. And in a way, even the pope is on their side.
How laws can save the forests
More than half of Nairobi lives in slums where they face stalled projects and poor service. But improvements could be made.
How responsible land governance can save people from losing their land.
How to provide water and sanitation even in extremely dry regions.
Why we need a radical shift towards sustainable fishing.
Establishing sustainable alternative soures are likely to prevent future production shortfalls.
There’s no food production without water. But water is becoming scarce.
In her latest book “Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy”, Saskia Sassen presents a serious critique of economic restructuring.
The expansion of big retailers in developing countries poses a challenge for food security.
Baladini was founded in 2014 to train Egyptian women in artisanal food production. DDD talked to one of the founders.
It is trendy to celebrate food culture. Organized through apps or blogs, strangers meet in so called supper clubs – but sharing food has a long tradition.
Michael Braungart talks about the reverse character of sustainability and the actual potential of the human footprint. An interview with the founder of C2C.
How to turn Cairos concrete forest into an edible paradise.
Welthungerhilfe’s president Bärbel Dieckmann on her vision of a world without hunger and insecurity.
How speculation on food commodities raises food prices in developing countries.
Food security is a key global mission: If we all pull together, we can succeed.
About Understanding the Real Impact of ICTs, Social Media and Crisis Mapping
Humans in remote areas or sensitive situations often find themselves detached from the flow of information – Freedom Fone is a software to tackle this.
Ushahidi is made up of digital maps on which (crisis-) events can be posted
Disaster: reporters could do far more than merely assume the role of observers.
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.
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.
In his documentary “La Buena Vida”, Jens Schanze depicts the Colombian Wayúus’ fight for their land against supranational energy corporations. A review.
Delhi struggles with unsustainable practices as air, water and land are under assault.
The post 2015 Agenda is designed as a participatory agenda. WorldWeWant & Friends is one initiative designed include the world’s youth.