Investing pensions to fight climate change

‘It is time for the pensions industry to stand together to change the narrative and invest to directly address climate change'

Engineering is key in tackling climate change

People may be coming round to the idea that the impact of climate change on our tiny blue-green planet is real

Christiana Figueres’ radical ideas for feeding the many

Abolishing famine and limiting climate change cannot be mutually exclusive aims says Christiana Figueres, former executive secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change

Tech the key to weathering future storms

As the Beast from the East gave way to an Indian summer, food producers must push to safeguard processes from the ravages of climate change

Urbanisation breathing innovative new life into cities

As well as major challenges, growing urbanisation presents big opportunities to build better, sustainable cities for the future, according to the World Economic Forum

What space satellites can teach us about Earth’s water

Observing Earth from space can help governments manage water resources, mitigate man-made contributions to climate change and prepare for natural disasters

Cleaning up mining for the sake of the planet

Solar power plant supplying power to IAMGOLD’s Essakane gold mine near Dori, Bukina Faso operations

The mining industry is learning to adapt to a carbon-conscious world and play its part in combating global warming

Water wars could engulf the poorest

child drinks for water tap

Conflict and political confrontation threaten to drown the call for co-operation in managing the world’s limited water supplies