As everything from climate change to deforestation leaves less usable land, threats - and opportunities - are growing, says the U.N.'s anti-desertification chief
Data collected will inform the location of water points
Institutional anchoring has established transparency when funded projects are implemented
A weather station monitored by students - part of a range of water-smart innovations - has turned around a parched village
As climate change brings bigger threats, data from everything from social media to satellites is helping cut risks in Asia, U.N. officials say
As global water supplies run low, agreements on how to share water across borders are crucial - but few are in place yet, researchers say
Struggling to get decent maize harvests as drought bites, farmers are turning to fast-growing, less-thirsty muguka to make money
As worsening drought linked to climate change damages the grazing land herders need to feed their cattle, a growing number are turning to agriculture for extra income
Money in advance of an expected disaster can give vulnerable people resources to avoid the worst losses, backers say
After four years of implementation, this report presents a synthesis of the Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters (BRACED) project annual reports, and evidence from four...
This brief aims to inform policy by helping fill knowledge gaps on both the potential and the limitations of developing links between cash-based assistance and financial inclusion interventions to ...
This Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters Programme (BRACED) research study explores whether public investments made by government-led climate funds in Ethiopia, Kenya,...
This report presents a synthesis of nine project-level final evaluations, carried out after an 18-month, extension to the Building Resilience and Adaptation to Climate Extremes and Disasters (BRACED) ...
This technical brief gives guidance on issues to consider in the context of water development in the pastoral drylands, with examples from Wajir County, Kenya.
Despite large investments in water development and the decentralisation of water service delivery, Wajir County residents continue to face problems of water scarcity.