Coastal communities in Sierra Leone face threats from climate change, overfishing, and erosion. A new vulnerability assessment helps to pinpoint solutions.
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By accounting for human, social, and natural resources, the Inclusive Wealth Index can help guide sustainable development.
Because the federal government isn’t the only one trying to censor, misrepresent, or otherwise stifle science.
In response to guidance from Earth Institute researchers, the largest mining companies in Guinea have committed to sharing sustainability best practices.
Earth Institute researchers have helped to develop two guides that inform communities on how to protect their lands and rights against abusive investors.
New research reveals that nearly half of U.S. states do not have requirements for sellers to disclose a property’s history of flood damages to a homebuyer.
After initial success, a pilot program from Columbia’s Center for Sustainable Development is scaling up to reach 2,000 more children in 70 schools.
Pictures Worth a Thousand Words: How Satellite Imagery is Improving Agriculture in Developing Countries
A partnership between two research institutes is helping to promote sustainable land-use practices in African nations.
A vocational training program through the Center for Sustainable Development is empowering women to become entrepreneurs and pursue higher education.
If disaster strikes while you’re at work, where will your children be taken? How can you ensure your children are protected?