Africa, Africa Climate Wire, Aid, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Environment, Featured, Globalisation, Headlines, Population, Projects, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations | Analysis The pastoralists of Ethiopia’s Somali region make a living raising cattle, camels and goats in an arid and drought-prone land. They are forced to move constantly inRead More →

Aid, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Headlines, Middle East & North Africa, Natural Resources, Population, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations, Water & Sanitation Natural fertility is actually the Nile’s biggest legacy for Egyptians. A fisherman fishes for food on the Nile. Credit: CamRead More →

Caribbean Climate Wire, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Global Governance, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Latin America & the Caribbean, Poverty & SDGs, Projects, Regional Categories Deliberations in Buenos Aires among environment ministers from 33 Latin American and Caribbean countries, who hammered out the regionalRead More →

Aid, Armed Conflicts, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Environment, Featured, Global, Global Governance, Headlines, Human Rights, Humanitarian Emergencies, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Migration & Refugees, Peace, Population, Poverty & SDGs, Regional Categories, TerraViva United Nations Carmen Arroyo interviews ALEXANDRA BILAK, director of the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC). WhenRead More →

Texas-based refinery giant Valero Energy is the largest publicly traded corporate supporter of Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz’s re-election bid. Valero and its senior executives have poured at least $116,500 into Cruz’s campaign coffers this cycle. Cruz lobbied the Environmental Protection Agency to shift some of its policies — pressure that has led toRead More →

Asia-Pacific, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Headlines, Humanitarian Emergencies, TerraViva United Nations, Water & Sanitation | Opinion Shekhar Kapur* is director, actor and producer, who rose to international prominence with the 1998 Bollywood movie, Bandit Queen. MUMBAI, India, Oct 16 2018 (IPS) – WaterRead More →

Asia-Pacific, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Headlines, Humanitarian Emergencies, TerraViva United Nations, Water & Sanitation | Opinion George C. Greene, IV is the President and Chief Operating Officer of Water Mission*, a nonprofit Christian engineering organization that designs, builds, and implements safe water, sanitation,Read More →

Development & Aid, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Food & Agriculture, Global, Global Governance, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Population, Poverty & SDGs, TerraViva United Nations | Opinion This article is part of a series of opinion pieces to mark World Food Day October 16  Herve Verhoosel is Senior SpokespersonRead More →

Aid, Climate Change, Development & Aid, Economy & Trade, Editors’ Choice, Environment, Featured, Global, Green Economy, Headlines, TerraViva United Nations | Opinion Philippe Le Houérou is President, International Finance Corporation (IFC), a World Bank affiliate The Benban Solar Park will provide fast-growing Egypt with the clean energy it needs toRead More →