17.07.20

Shifting lives in the mangroves: Is concrete the way forward in rebuilding the Sunderbans?

by Megnaa Mehtta and Debjani Bhattacharyya    Since 2007, the Bay of Bengal basin has seen at least 15 major cyclones, including Sidr in 2007, Aila in 2009, Phailin in 2013, Hudhud in 2014, Bulbul in 2019 and Amphan this year. Amphan made landfall in the Sunderbans, home to five million people, on May 20. […]

10.05.18

If we ever have a ‘Green Economy’ would we know that we live in one?

What makes a green economy?

01.05.18

Why I’m obsessed with making the most sustainable burger possible

The different possible ways to make the most sustainable burger by reducing carbon emissions and therefore reducing environmental impact.

26.04.18

Why lower-income countries shouldn’t follow the example of rich countries for their water management

Potential problems associated with developing countries modelling their water management on a ‘western ideal’

24.06.16

An Uncomfortable Cosiness: The Oslo REDD+ Exchange

Rob Hardie looks at structural failures and potential solutions following the 2016 REDD+ Oslo Exchange.

20.05.16

The trend towards sustainable food systems calls for a change in scientific research rationale

A guest blog from Nicolas Bricas, Director of the UNESCO World Food Systems Chair.