Climate change ‘has dented global agricultural productivity’
Warmer regions like Africa and Latin America are the hardest hit by climate change, according to research on agricultural productivity.
East Africa’s rising flood threat
Could incorporating traditional knowledge into environmental management prevent future flooding catastrophes?
Degradation of Brazil’s Atlantic Forest laid bare
Study shows scale of loss of forests, biodiversity and carbon reserves in South America’s lesser-known jungle.
‘Soil health key to achieving SDGs’
Healthy soils offer solutions to pressing issues ranging from food security to climate change.
Delhi’s poor return to dirty fuel in COVID-19 lockdown
COVID-19 lockdowns forced Delhi’s urban poor to rely on wood and dung as cooking fuel.
Ageing dams are ‘ticking time bombs’
UN study draws attention to ageing dams that endanger millions of lives globally.
Ethiopia dam filling impact ‘limited’ – if no drought
Ethiopia completes controversial first filling of renaissance dam; technical negotiations with Nile states continue.
Green energy revolution powered by global South
Developing countries outstrip developed world in renewable energy investment for fifth year in a row.