Energy & Environment Archives

  • INFOGRAPHIC: Financing climate change and development

    Promoted content | Development Policy 27-08-2015

    External development finance plays a key role in supporting developing countries in their transition to a low-carbon, climate-resilient and sustainable development pathway.

  • Copper’s Contribution to the EU’s Circular Economy

    Promoted content | Sustainable Development 06-02-2015

    Sustainability and climate change present increasing challenges for policy makers, businesses and society. Regulators are adopting policies intended to break the link between economic growth and the use of natural resources. Industries are making new products and systems that need less building block materials, but still satisfy customer expectations. Society, both businesses and citizens, need to be much more aware of the importance of returning end of life products back into recovery and recycling.

  • INFOGRAPHIC: Green Climate Fund – where is the money?

    Promoted content | Development Policy 23-10-2014

    The Green Climate Fund, which is the UN’s main instrument to transfer money to developing countries, in order to assist them in countering climate change, was launched in 2009 with the aim of raising climate finance of $100 billion a year by 2020. A substantial amount is expected to be raised in the run-up to the 2015 climate summit in Paris.

  • How we eat at the global table

    Promoted content | Development Policy 31-01-2014

    The Netherlands, France and Switzerland are the three countries enjoying the planet’s cheapest, healthiest and most plentiful diets according to a new Oxfam ‘Good Enough to Eat’ index, while three African countries have the worst.