Dams are exceptional as a symbol of the changing development policy paradigms of recent decades.
Delhi struggles with unsustainable practices as air, water and land are under assault.
Impacts we’ve made on the Earth are beginning to affect us.
The crux of resources scarcity
Why we need a radical shift towards sustainable fishing.
Indigenous communities in the Andes traditionally manage commons such as water. Their potential is still not exhausted.
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?
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.
What happens when growth ends? Whether the world is heading for disaster or a golden age is a question of demographics.
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.
How laws can save the forests
Urban farming in Kenya: the dawn of food security in Africa?
Kofi Annan identifies the two most important challenges for Africa's future development in this urgent and inspirational call to action.
Hunger and malnutrition are on the rise. But there is a way to feed everybody.
The food security discourse has seen interesting developments recently showing how farmers could find more common ground.
The way we consume affects food security in other countries.
Food security is a key global mission: If we all pull together, we can succeed.
Opening remarks by the German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Dr Gerd Müller.
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.
Humans in remote areas or sensitive situations often find themselves detached from the flow of information – Freedom Fone is a software to tackle this.
About Understanding the Real Impact of ICTs, Social Media and Crisis Mapping
Terrorism, earthquakes, violence – global cities face various threads. 100 Resilient Cities helps them to be prepared.
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.
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.
To counteract climate change’s effects, the CCIS working on the local level provides stakeholders with data for adaptation.
The National Biodiversity Institute and the Bioprospecting Unit - General information in INBio
Kibera, once named one of Africa’s worst slums, has watched officials repeatedly fail to respond effectively to its growth. Until now.
The post 2015 Agenda is designed as a participatory agenda. WorldWeWant & Friends is one initiative designed include the world’s youth.