Multimedia Resources

13 Dec 2012

This USAID project focuses their efforts to combine sustainable livelihood generation, natural resource conservation and empowerment of women through the provision of clean cookstoves.


05 Dec 2012

By 2050, climate change will increase extreme drought, especially in the subtropics and low- and mid-latitudes. Increased water stress will impact land areas twice the size of those areas that will experience decreased water stress. View larger image: "

16 Nov 2012

World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim and internationally known singer and activist Bono discussed obstacles, solutions, and actions needed to end world poverty in a special dialogue at World Bank Headquarters on November 14.


15 Oct 2012

How do you feed 9 billion people? The world is facing a perilous convergence of depleting natural resources - of water, good land, energy, nutrients, technology, fish and stable climates. This phenomenon is happening as the world's population is projected to increase by more than 2 billion between now and 2050, majority of which will come from Asia. Read more: