Climate change

29 October 2021 | Lucas Chancel, Co-director of World Inequality Lab

How large are global carbon inequalities and what can we do about it?

The ZHDR 2017 has a special focus on issues of climate change, hence its theme is Climate Change and Human Development: Towards Building a Climate Resilient Nation.

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El “Informe sobre Desarrollo Humano 2013 para el Perú” es uno de los productos emblemáticos del PNUD, pero aspiramos a que sea también un producto colectivo, el resultado de un esfuerzo compartido con las instituciones del gobierno, de la sociedad civil y del sector empresarial.

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22 May 2017 | Olafur Eliasson, Artist and founder of Little Sun

My son recently asked me whether he had saved much CO2 from being emitted into the air by using the Little Sun solar lamp I designed.

Harnessing Emerging Opportunities

Climate change is globally acknowledged as one of the most significant development challenges facing humanity. There is increasing evidence that climate change is directly affecting the social, economic and human development of countries.

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Bridging the divide: addressing vulnerability and inequality

The second National Human Development Report for the Maldives – ‘Bridging the divide: addressing vulnerability and inequality’ – finds that ensuring equitable distribution of developmental gains amongst the Maldivian people has proved to be a challenge.

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17 June 2014 | Inge Kaul

‘Vulnerability’ and ‘resilience’ are among the new catch-words of the international community.