Environment

Co-ordination is crucial to tackle Somalian drought crisis

From 2016-2017, Somalia encountered four consecutive poor rainy seasons which resulted...

AIDF are pleased to open nominations for the Africa Innovator of the Year Award 2019!

Aid & International Development Forum are pleased to open nominations for the...

Health benefits of climate action far outweigh the costs, say WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) launched a special report at the United Nations...

World Soil Day – 5 December 2018

World Soil Day is celebrated annually on the 5th of December at the Food and Agriculture...

Turning rain water into a resource

Recurrent floods, typhoons, and hurricanes have left cities around the world inundated...

World Bank to invest $200bn to fight climate change

The World Bank is set to make a total of $200bn (£157bn) available to fund...

UNOCHA’s humanitarian report warns of worsening global trends

The World Humanitarian Data and Trends report, released by UN Office for the Coordination...

Biggest threat to global health is Climate Change, warn doctors

According to a recent report in The Lancet Medical Journal, climate change will bring...

Costa Rica urged to consider climate change when outlining budgets

Costa Rica is prone to experiencing extreme weather events such as hurricanes and...

Caribbean launches new early warning system to increase climate resilience

An initiative to improve multi-hazard early warning systems during the dry-season...

UNDP projects aim to prevent further deterioration of Lake Chad

Located 200 kilometers north of Chad’s capital N’Djamena, Lake Chad is...

Building peace in the Sahel depends on climate resilience, says UN

In the Sahel region of Africa, the call for sustainable peace is crucial to minimise...

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