Blog posts tagged to "population growth"
Published on Tuesday, 18 December 2018
The future of Nauru depends on the complex task of rehabilitating the land on the inner plateau of this Pacific island nation.
Published on Friday, 30 June 2017
Cleaning up is everyone’s job. Our responsibility doesn’t end once we step outside our home.
Published on Wednesday, 31 August 2016
Water demand in the region is coming under increasing stress from population growth, urbanization, and growing prosperity. But simply developing new water resources is not enough.
Published on Friday, 26 August 2016
Reducing traffic on the road starts with each one of us taking our cars off the highway. If all of us were to use public transport, we can help to make the situation better.
Published on Thursday, 21 July 2016
The challenge of providing social protection for older persons in the region is about coming to terms with rapid social change processes as well as household saving and financing pension systems.
Published on Tuesday, 10 May 2016
Yesterday’s thinking will not solve tomorrow’s challenges; we need to do something radically different to ensure safe and quality food for everyone in the region.
Published on Tuesday, 03 May 2016
Asian mayors will discuss in Frankfurt the competing challenges and opportunities their cities face to becoming inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable.
Published on Wednesday, 16 March 2016
Through the GrEEEn Cities approach we can realize sustainability and resilience to transform the way our cities are planned and managed.
Published on Thursday, 27 August 2015
Disaster preparedness should include extending the reach of insurance to cover flooding to help individuals, businesses and governments to get back on their feet more quickly after a disaster strikes.
Published on Friday, 03 July 2015
With a rapidly growing population in Asia and rising demand for drinking water, power, and food the competition for water resources is huge. The future challenge is how to grow more food with less water.