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 the topic of biodiversity matters
The crux of resources scarcity
The exhibition “Soil. Sustains Life.” shows how humans depend on soil, a non-renewable resource, and why we have to manage it sustainably.
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.
Delhi struggles with unsustainable practices as air, water and land are under assault.
How responsible land governance can save people from losing their land.
Managing, using and sustaining resources are social practices. Why we need to talk about the commons when discussing future development and sustainability.
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.
From Kitchen Scrap to Healthy Food Farms” – the story of Maa-Bara.
How water is driving foreign investment in farmland.
Why we need a radical shift towards sustainable fishing.
How to turn Cairos concrete forest into an edible paradise.
How do smallholder farmers view current food and farming trends? Three points of view from Ghana, Malawi and South Africa.
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.
Almost one third of the global population suffer from hunger and malnutrition – we must not accept that.
Food waste could feed every starving person on this planet. Here is some food for thought.
Monopolization of land ownership is driving up poverty and vulnerability in Brazil's rural areas. On the governance of tenure.
Michael Braungart talks about the reverse character of sustainability and the actual potential of the human footprint. An interview with the founder of C2C.
Food security is a key global mission: If we all pull together, we can succeed.
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.
Humans in remote areas or sensitive situations often find themselves detached from the flow of information – Freedom Fone is a software to tackle this.
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.
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
About Understanding the Real Impact of ICTs, Social Media and Crisis Mapping
Preservation of the land is a prerequisite for survival in native communities.
In his documentary “La Buena Vida”, Jens Schanze depicts the Colombian Wayúus’ fight for their land against supranational energy corporations. A review.
The National Biodiversity Institute and the Bioprospecting Unit - General information in INBio
The post 2015 Agenda is designed as a participatory agenda. WorldWeWant & Friends is one initiative designed include the world’s youth.