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Concerned scientists call for better rainwater management

SIWI

Attempting to eradicate global poverty and hunger without addressing the productivity of rain 'is a serious and unacceptable omission”, and the Sustainable Development Goals as currently proposed “cannot be achieved without a strong focus on sustainable and resilient management of rainfall for resilient food production' the scientists say...

  • CDKN launches new research fund on climate compatible development

    CDKN

    CDKN is pleased to launch the Climate compatible development Impact Research Fund (CIRF) which aims to fill priority research gaps and address key questions relating to climate compatible development, across four thematic areas...

  • Older people bear the brunt of Pacific island disasters

    TRF

    'We want to capture the traditional knowledge of our elderly people and integrate it into our teaching, so that it can be sustained for the future,' Mauala reflected. 'We are not only helping them further to everyday preparedness, but we are actually learning from them as well'...

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