Why the topic of biodiversity matters
Why we need a radical shift towards sustainable fishing.
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.
Dams are exceptional as a symbol of the changing development policy paradigms of recent decades.
Despite repeated warnings from Unicef, children are not being involved in policymaking on climate change. How can they be included?
Liberation theologians use Christianity as weapon in the fight for the poor. And in a way, even the pope is on their side.
The exhibition “Soil. Sustains Life.” shows how humans depend on soil, a non-renewable resource, and why we have to manage it sustainably.
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.
While the discovery of oil means revenues for governments, local residents are displaced and often left in despair. The story of Sabina, an Ugandan widow.
Technologies can help to support policy aims in enviromental and natural resources gouvernance
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.
Repair Cafés offer room for fixing your bike and exchanging knowledge over coffee – and thus tackle sustainable development on the local level.
How water is driving foreign investment in farmland.
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.
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.
How to turn Cairos concrete forest into an edible paradise.
Food waste could feed every starving person on this planet. Here is some food for thought.
Michael Braungart talks about the reverse character of sustainability and the actual potential of the human footprint. An interview with the founder of C2C.
Welthungerhilfe’s president Bärbel Dieckmann on her vision of a world without hunger and insecurity.
Carlos A. Monteiro warns of the dangers of ultra-processed foods, noting that our personal and social well-being is at risk.
The food security discourse has seen interesting developments recently showing how farmers could find more common ground.
Food security is a key global mission: If we all pull together, we can succeed.
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.
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.
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.
Ushahidi is made up of digital maps on which (crisis-) events can be posted
Delhi struggles with unsustainable practices as air, water and land are under assault.
Kibera, once named one of Africa’s worst slums, has watched officials repeatedly fail to respond effectively to its growth. Until now.
In his documentary “La Buena Vida”, Jens Schanze depicts the Colombian Wayúus’ fight for their land against supranational energy corporations. A review.
The post 2015 Agenda is designed as a participatory agenda. WorldWeWant & Friends is one initiative designed include the world’s youth.