Asia-Pacific

26 Jun 2017

A fast-growing solar power industry in India's Rajasthan will soon be transmitting up to 8,000 megawatts of renewable energy to the national grid. 

14 Jun 2017

Ahead of CBA11 this month, a government policy planner in Bangladesh makes the case for integrating ecosystems-based adaptation in the country's main long-term geospatial plan.

14 Jun 2017

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a $2 million grant to finance relief efforts in the country following the recent floods and landslides that claimed the lives of over 200 people and damaged the homes and livelihoods of hundreds of thousands more.

12 Jun 2017

Eminent developmental economist Prof. Amitabh Kundu, former professor at the Centre of Study of Regional Development, JNU, and currently posted in Beirut, UN, addresses several questions on how environment and development is linked in the context of India. Can environment, sustainability and development go hand in hand? How is poverty and environment intertwined in the different social strata?

16 Nov 2016

Malnutrition, disease, spending on health are all linked to the need for better sanitation in our living conditions. As Swachh Bharat becomes a national priority, we track the ground realities of the impact of poor sanitation on health. Watch as we bring to you an insight on this issue that impacts each one of us.