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As their resilience diminishes in vulnerable regions, the poor are forced to take a stand to fight for their survival – or flee
Climate campaigners could take some lessons from one of the activists behind the uber-viral KONY 2012 video
Pakistani education activist Malala Yousafzai makes a powerful case for education as a global force for peace
Air pollution forecasts and warnings need to be related more precisely to health impacts and targeted at vulnerable people
There are certainly reasons to worry about the outlook for women’s rights in Indonesia, but I’ve met many inspiring Indonesian women who give cause for hope
Nepal has begun assessing the potential harm and benefits of the compensation scheme for protecting forests
If rural households have no toilet, women's safety is threatened when they are forced to defecate out in the open
Some experts say adaptation has been watered down to fit aid agendas, and it's time for a transformation
India’s rural poverty, food insecurity and lack of coping mechanisms put it particularly at risk from climate impacts
Former political prisoners start campaign against hate speech engulfing Myanmar society, aimed at the Muslim minority
Increasing attacks by the Taliban ahead of the April 5 poll is forcing campaigners to evacuate women and children from shelters
We know what to do. Doing it just needs renewed political will, says a lead author of the latest IPCC climate report
If President Yudhoyono wants to make good on one of his most prominent pledges, to cut the country’s climate change emissions by up to 41 percent, now is the time to return the forests to those who can care for them best
A new, free tool for assessing rural poverty aims to help chart the way forward
An anti-corruption effort that focuses on the supply side of corruption is best positioned to realize meaningful results in Thailand’s current political climate
Climate change increases disaster risk for millions of the world’s most vulnerable people and threatens livelihoods – how should we respond?
The Red Cross introduces innovative ways for people to learn about, and manage, growing climate change impacts around the world
Poor farmers are finding ways to beat shifting seasons and some are boosting their food production
In Uttar Pradesh, India, women rose up and protested. They wanted sole title to the land they worked. And they are using it as a ladder out of poverty.
The database lists 21 legal requirements - including no child or forced labour and no dismissal of pregnant workers - but so far monitors only 51 of Cambodia’s 500 garment factories