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After her father — a well-respected prosecutor — was shot on the steps of the justice hall in Puerto Princesa, Gerthie made it her business to extend justice
"Forest heroine" Anne Hallum works to reverse deforestation and poverty
"Forest heroine" Catharine Watson drives tree planting, forest protection
Much climate adaptation work focuses on infrastructure and technology, ignoring politics - which could be its downfall
Sending water from the country’s huge aquifer first to urban areas may be a mistake
An increase in the number and strength of earthquakes on the Tibetan plateau raises fresh concerns about dam construction in the region
MSF says no, but it should be thinking long as well as short term
In the three months after Haiyan, the Tzu Chi Foundation provided $27 million in aid, violating some NGO guidelines, disquieting aid circles and becoming a saviour for survivors
Peatland fires in Sumatra are again creating thick haze in the region, closing schools, cancelling flights and leading to the arrest of farmers accused of lighting the fires
With half the world now living in flood-prone areas, Britain – and other countries – could learn from Dutch experience
The big challenge is how to expand agroforestry systems without losing their contribution to food security
A new survey says no – and yes
Efforts are under way to come up with a better framework for responding to migration in a world that's constantly throwing up new crises
The development community is realising that we cannot move forward if we continue to think of agriculture and rural areas as backward
Aquaculture shrimp ponds threaten Indonesia's mangrove forests and the services they provide
Could floods drive a policy rethink in the UK?
Passengers on the country’s biggest airline get a chance to back rural clean energy
An agreement with the EU to stop the sale of illegally cut wood may bring a brighter future for forest communities but challenges remain
Poorest countries say debate on Sustainable Development Goals is still largely limited to the global elite
The Sahara Forest Project aims to produce food, water and clean energy using technology to harness deserts, saltwater and CO2