By Yongping Zhai, Yoonah Lee, Dan Millison on Wednesday, 19 June 2019
To get energy efficiency programs back on track, governments need to focus on education, incentives and improved regulations, as well as artificial intelligence and machine learning.
By Donald Lambert on Sunday, 16 June 2019
Guarantees are one of government’s most powerful financing tools for mobilizing private sector participation in development projects.
By Anna Oposa, Deborah Robertson, Zonibel Woods on Friday, 14 June 2019
Seventy percent of the aquaculture workforce worldwide is female, with women playing key roles in fishing, processing, and marketing. Yet they do not reap the full benefits of their efforts.
By Jonathan Grosvenor on Thursday, 13 June 2019
Over-the-counter derivatives allow investors and lenders to price and structure tailor-made funding arrangements to promote long-term infrastructure finance.
By Yasuyuki Sawada on Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Earthquakes, powerful storms, tsunamis and other disasters have powerful immediate impacts, but they also do long-term damage that often gets overlooked.
By Francesco Ricciardi on Friday, 07 June 2019
Marine protected areas are a powerful way to allow ocean life to rebound while at the same time supporting tourism, local communities and sustainable fishing
By Abdul Abiad, Irfan A. Qureshi on Thursday, 06 June 2019
After 500 days of trade conflict, policy uncertainty is growing worldwide and the negative effects are being felt.
By Stephen Peters, Dan Millison on Wednesday, 05 June 2019
A pioneering initiative to transform defunct offshore oil platforms into artificial reefs could help unlock the power of the ocean to heal itself from the damage done by humans.
By Emma Marsden on Wednesday, 05 June 2019
In cities across Asia, air pollution levels are reaching alarming levels. There are workable solutions to cleaning up the air of the region’s urban areas but it will require resolve and innovation.
By Benno Ferrarini, Suzette Dagli on Monday, 03 June 2019
Small Pacific economies are particularly vulnerable to the impacts of disasters on economic growth. Special support systems need to be in place to help them respond.