The World Bank Group should aim to achieve and measure poverty reduction, not palm oil investments.
A new set of state-of-the art maps will help Uganda target livestock infrastructure investments and reduce poverty.
Investing in Clean Energy for the Base of the Pyramid in India
This report informs investors about the market potential of the clean
energy industry serving India’s rural Base of the Pyramid (BoP) market, by looking at its opportunities, challenges, and potential paths to growth.
Spatial Analysis and Pro-Poor Livestock Strategies in Uganda
This report uses mapping data to examine the spatial relationships between poverty, livestock production systems, the location of livestock services, in order to ensure that government investments in the livestock sector benefit smallholders and high-poverty locations.
WRI’s new report, in collaboration with CDF-IFMR, looks at the market potential for clean and renewable energy in rural India.
To regain momentum on the MDGs, we must recognize the role of healthy ecosystems in successful development.
Scaling Up Local Solutions
This working paper sets out a framework to scale up locally-driven solutions to ecosystem decline, climate change and poverty.
It is estimated that some 70 percent of Uganda is infested with 11 species of tsetse, each of which occupies a different ecological niche.
A milk surplus and deficit map can be compared with maps showing poverty rates and poverty densities in order to plan more pro-poor dairy interventions.