climate adaptation

standard Development, equity and environmental sustainability

A new report from the United Nations Development Programme argues that development, equity and environmental sustainability must be addressed together in order to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing the world today, such as poverty, rising food prices, deforestation [...]

Making indigenous voices on climate change heard

standard Making indigenous voices on climate change heard

Listening to the voices of indigenous peoples who experience the effects of climate change firsthand is definitely a way to help spread awareness about the need to reduce global CO2 emissions, but also to adapt to the world’s changing climate.  [...]

Caring for older people in conditions of climate change

standard Caring for older people in conditions of climate change

The number of older people in the UK and other parts of the world is projected to increase significantly in the future.  By 2031, people 65 or older will make up over one in five of the population of England.  [...]