Why it makes sense to build ecosystem restoration into economic growth plans
It’s increasingly clear that there is something fundamentally wrong with the way humans run the world.
Earth care, people care and ‘fair share’
Exploring the transformative potential of permaculture in the global South
An Uncomfortable Cosiness: The Oslo REDD+ Exchange
Rob Hardie looks at structural failures and potential solutions following the 2016 REDD+ Oslo Exchange.
Designer activism and post-democracy
Re-blog from Alex de Waal: for campaigners committed to transformational social change, the unscripted howl of celebrities is a weak peg on which to hang a movement.
Rebuilding Barpak: resilience and the difficult transition from emergency relief to long-term reconstruction
One year on from the Nepal earthquake we discuss resilience and resconstruction in Barpak, the village closest to the epicenter of the earthquake.
Do international development researchers still have the right to exist?
Doctoral student Emmanuel A. Adu-Ampong asks if ‘participatory action research’ projects can revitalise international development research in the Global South.