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Four Ways to Build Urban Resilience to Water Stress

Kristin Dreiling | Basil Mahayni
June 19, 2018
4 Minute Read
How can cities become more nimble in their response to challenges around water services and infrastructure? In this blog post, Kristin Dreiling and Basil Mahayni provide some recommendations around proactive planning, investment, and community engagement.

The Problem with “Success Now”: A Story of Adaptive Management

Brian App
May 2, 2018
4 Minute Read
Admitting failure is not something global development programs often do. Brian App draws on experiences from Mozambique to make the case for a more adaptive approach to development.

3 Questions with Maria Olanda Bata: Withstanding Storms in Mozambique

Maria Olanda Bata
June 15, 2017
4 Minute Read
Maria Olanda Bata discusses making coastal cities more resilient to storms.

A Paradigm Shift is Necessary for REDD+ to Be Sustainable

Michael Brown
November 16, 2016
4 Minute Read
Michael Brown discusses how social contracts could revamp REDD+, which is a framework for reducing deforestation and the resulting carbon emissions.

Meet 3 Animals that Tell Us About the Health of the Philippines’ Forests

Ronet Santos
July 20, 2016
4 Minute Read
The Visayan hornbill is one of several forest-dependent species whose presence is an indication of good forest health in the Philippines. Photo: Noel Labutap (USAID/B+WISER)