Natural Resources

21 Sep 2017

The partnership will explore efficiency gains and more renewable sources in district energy – a system that heats or cools multiple buildings through underground pipes – and integrated planning.

03 Aug 2017

Did you know that mangroves could defend and feed a community? On Mangrove Day, learn about these unique ecosystems that help coastal communities enhance disaster resilience and improve livelihoods.

03 Aug 2017

Photo essay: In the Democratic Republic of Congo, a tiny island is making great strides.

03 Aug 2017

A new four year project, led by UNEP-WCMC, has been awarded around £5 million by the Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF).The project, Encouraging sustainable growth: East Africa Growth Corridors and the China to Africa Connection, will take a detailed looked at some of the proposed development corridors in East Africa and consider how they can be designed to deliver sustainable, inclusive and resilient economic growth.

19 Jul 2017

Hometown investment trust funds, with revenues from taxes on pollutants, could provide much-needed finance for green energy projects.