These charts illustrate the environmental impact of agriculture in Asia and the need to move toward sustainable and healthy diets that are also environmentally friendly and affordable.
Blue credits offer an innovative financing approach for attracting private capital to oceans health improvement projects.
Malaria can be beaten. Proof of this can be found in the fact that across the Asia Pacific region, millions of people who would have died from the disease are living healthy, productive lives. Still, malaria remains a serious threat to lives and livelihoods. Endemic in 22 countries across Asia, it is contracted by an estimated 32 million people annually and kills 47,000 of them.
It is our collective responsibility to take care of and protect our oceans if we want to live longer, better, and healthier.
As we reflect on the importance of the ocean today, the annual Coral Triangle Day held on 9 June has become a landmark regional event to celebrate World Oceans Day with one simple message: protect the ocean that sustains us all.
CSO participation can help make development projects as environmentally sustainable as they should be.
Investments in climate-resilient infrastructure should be the centerpiece of the billions of dollars in economic stimulus being used to rebuild Asia’s economies.
Nature-based solutions are gaining credibility as an effective way to make vulnerable communities more resilient against climate change.
To ensure that we have an economic recovery that benefits people and the planet, we should scale up investments in businesses that provide environmental benefits.
Will the Jedi of sustainable transport find a way to counter the dark side of rampant motorization?