Studies & Presentations

22 Jan 2009

African health and environment ministers have agreed to form an alliance to reduce environmental threats to human health and well-being.

20 Jan 2009

"In rural areas, you can grow your own food, and probably you can access water, but the urban poor have fewer assets."

20 Jan 2009

Climate change is the most serious and biggest challenge for the extreme poor people of Bangladesh and other South-Asian nations but it has not been well communicated and understood at all levels, especially among the extreme poor segment of society, due to lack of adequate information disseminat

20 Jan 2009

Massive investments are needed to protect millions of poor people living in Asia-Pacific coastal areas who are vulnerable to increasingly deadly natural disasters, global charity World Vision said.

20 Jan 2009

Forestry plays a diverse and significant role in reducing poverty in South African rural areas, ranging from direct cash payments to more intangible improvements in rights, capabilities and representation.