Environment & Energy

  • A New Land Use Model: Forest Fruit FishA New Land Use Model: Forest Fruit FishDec 1, 2011The Triple F model provides a new way to make barren coastal land productive again. By building mounds and ditches, fruit and timber trees can be grown, and fish can be cultivated. But that’s not all. Interspersed with the fruit and timber trees are high yielding vegetables, which can also be grown on top of the mounds and along the banks of the ditches.

  • Communities Adapt! Finding new ways to fight Climate ChangeCommunities Adapt! Finding new ways to fight Climate ChangeDec 1, 2011United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to assist people build a better life. Working in 166 countries, UNDP is working with them on their own solutions to global and national development challenges.

  • Sunderbans Oil Spill AssessmentSunderbans Oil Spill AssessmentMar 1, 2015GoB-UN Joint Sundarbans Oil Spill Response Mission formally released its report which says that the short-term environmental impacts of the oil spill seem to be limited, but further monitoring is recommended for analyzing likely long term impacts.

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Bangladesh’s is one of the most vulnerable countries in the world to the effects of climate change. The loss of biodiversity, rising sea levels, devastating cyclones, floods and drought are concrete impacts of the global temperature rise. The poor are disproportionately affected by this degradation and lack access to crucial resources to adapt their living to the on-going environmental threats.

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