UNDP report how emerging technologies and innovation can help to achieve SDGs

International organisations can leverage the power of innovation to better address some of the world’s most challenging development problems, according to a new report launched today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Innovation Facility. The report,  titled “2015 Year in Review: Innovation for 2030”, illustrates 62 initiatives across 45 countries sponsored by the Facility in (…)

WB Report assesses impacts of water scarcity on economy and conflicts

The World Bank released a new report “High and Dry: Climate Change, Water, and the Economy”, explaining risks and impacts of water scarcity exacerbated by climate change on economic growth, migration and conflicts. The report shows that both regions currently aboundant or short-supplied by water can face water scarcity due to climate impacts and increasing demand (…)

Best Climate Practices 2015: VOTE EXTENDED UNTIL SEPT. 18

Dear participants and users of BCP,   your enthusiasm has almost crashed the website! Due to the huge amount of traffic to the Best Climate Practices platform in these days, the system has dramatically slowed down and some of you are still waiting for completing the registration and voting for their favorite projects and ideas. (…)