Delhi struggles with unsustainable practices as air, water and land are under assault.
Is Climate Change a security issue?
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 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.
Why we need a radical shift towards sustainable fishing.
Liberation theologians use Christianity as weapon in the fight for the poor. And in a way, even the pope is on their side.
Why the topic of biodiversity matters
The crux of resources scarcity
More than half of Nairobi lives in slums where they face stalled projects and poor service. But improvements could be made.
How water is driving foreign investment in farmland.
Repair Cafés offer room for fixing your bike and exchanging knowledge over coffee – and thus tackle sustainable development on the local level.
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.
Cities have never prospered as much as they have over the past couple of decades.
How to provide water and sanitation even in extremely dry regions.
Food security is a key global mission: If we all pull together, we can succeed.
Almost one third of the global population suffer from hunger and malnutrition – we must not accept that.
How smallholder agriculture can contribute to reducing hunger and malnutrition.
We talk about a decorative solution for home gardening with mushboo-founder Matt Unger.
Hunger and malnutrition are on the rise. But there is a way to feed everybody.
We talked with Vandana Shiva about her origins, current developments in Indian and global agriculture and the future of farming.
Carlos A. Monteiro warns of the dangers of ultra-processed foods, noting that our personal and social well-being is at risk.
Bad governance of housing policies poses a great threat to Egypt's food production.
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
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.
Disaster: reporters could do far more than merely assume the role of observers.
Ushahidi is made up of digital maps on which (crisis-) events can be posted
Humans in remote areas or sensitive situations often find themselves detached from the flow of information – Freedom Fone is a software to tackle this.
Preservation of the land is a prerequisite for survival in native communities.
To counteract climate change’s effects, the CCIS working on the local level provides stakeholders with data for adaptation.
The post 2015 Agenda is designed as a participatory agenda. WorldWeWant & Friends is one initiative designed include the world’s youth.