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Energy Access Is Key to Sub-Saharan Africa's Economic Recovery

  • Energy Access
  • Energy
  • coronavirus
  • electricity
  • economy
  • agriculture
  • finance
  • fossil fuels
  • health
  • manufacturing
  • renewable energy
A young South African woman holds up a cloth face mask next to a sewing machine.
  • Energy Access
  • Energy
  • coronavirus
  • electricity
  • economy
  • agriculture
  • finance
  • fossil fuels
  • health
  • manufacturing
  • renewable energy

RELEASE: Safe, Affordable Sanitation a Pipe Dream for Too Many Households in Global South

  • cities for all
  • sanitation
  • waste
  • Cities
  • health
  • sustainable cities
  • cities for all
  • sanitation
  • waste
  • Cities
  • health
  • sustainable cities
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For the Millions of East Africans Who Need Electricity Most, Data Shows Renewable Energy Is a Viable – and Affordable – Solution

  • maps
  • Humans of Clean Energy
  • Sustainable Development Goal 4
  • Sustainable Development Goal 7
  • Africa
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • Kenya
  • renewable energy
Electricity has far-reaching impacts on people's livelihoods. This Tanzanian tailor can sew at night thanks to solar power. Photo by Theo Steemers/USAID
  • maps
  • Humans of Clean Energy
  • Sustainable Development Goal 4
  • Sustainable Development Goal 7
  • Africa
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • Kenya
  • renewable energy
News
  • Energy
  • maps
  • Africa
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
Initiatives

Energy Access Explorer

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Data

INFOGRAPHIC: Experience the Unequal Ways Communities and Companies Get Land Rights

  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • governance
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • resource rights
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • governance
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • resource rights
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PODCAST: How an App Saves Chimpanzees in Uganda

  • forest monitoring
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
Rangers using Forest Watcher.
  • forest monitoring
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
Insights

Forest Watcher Brings Data Straight to Environmental Defenders

  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • global forest watch
Rangers checking Forest Watcher. Photo by Lilian Pintea
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • global forest watch
Insights

USAID Climate Action Is a Great Investment for the United States

  • Climate
  • resilience
  • adaptation
  • climate change
Flooded street in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Climate
  • resilience
  • adaptation
  • climate change
Research

From Tracking to Action

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Regreening Africa Could Help Stem the Tide of Migration

  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • restoration
A smallholder farmer plants maize. Photo by CIMMYT/Flickr
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • restoration
Research

Going in the Right Direction?

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Looking in the Pipes of Climate Adaptation Finance

  • Equity
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • Philippines
  • UNFCCC
A climate-smart agriculture project in Ghana. Photo credit: C Peterson, CIAT/CCAFS
  • Equity
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • Philippines
  • UNFCCC
Research
Initiatives
SDSN German Round Table
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Learning from African Farmers: How “Re-greening” Boosts Food Security; Curbs Climate Change

  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Food
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Food
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
Insights

Improving Freedom of Information in Uganda

  • Equity
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • freedom of information
  • governance
  • oil and gas
  • public participation
  • Equity
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • freedom of information
  • governance
  • oil and gas
  • public participation
Research

Avoiding the Resource Curse

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Mapping a Better Future

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