Archive for July 2010

Vicky Seymour
Posted 20 July 2010
The greatest challenge in my job is when I hear colleagues from developing countries ask how they’re supposed to tackle climate change when they have a hundred other development issues to think about. As I’ve written before, my answer is always that tackling climate change and reducing poverty go hand in hand.  They’re not mutually [...]

Ian Attfield
Posted 15 July 2010
The rainy season is now in full swing and Northern Nigeria is rapidly greening once more, with crops of maize and millet growing fast. I’ve survived my last domestic flight through a brewing storm, with turbulence so bad it dumped most passengers’ drinks into their laps! The dusty road verges are grassing over, back to the situation [...]