News

14 Nov 2016

A dozen international poverty and development organizations published a report last week on the impact of building new coal power plants in countries where a large percentage of the population lacks access to electricity.

07 Sep 2016

Asia’s urban population is growing at an unprecedented rate. It took 130 years for London to grow from 1 million to 8 million, but Bangkok did it in 45 years, Dhaka in 37 years, and Seoul in only 25 years.

07 Sep 2016

Pacific Island women are confidently entering  thetraditionally male-dominated refrigeration and air-conditioning (RAC) servicing profession,  supporting national and global efforts to protect planetary and human health.

31 Aug 2016

UNICEF said the 200 million hours women and girls spend every day collecting water is a colossal waste of their valuable time.

25 Aug 2016

As drought sweeps many countries in Africa, an initiative led by water NGOs supports the use of underground aquifers. But the idea is controversial