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This section examines the socio-economic trends and developments in the region and how they influence the regions, and vice-versa. It contains research on the dynamics in economies and societal trends.

29 November 2021 | Africa

Read ahead package AFRICA: CLIMATE CHANGE & SAFEGUARDING HUMAN SECURITY



Read ahead package AFRICA: CLIMATE CHANGE & SAFEGUARDING HUMAN SECURITY

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Reading of the Week: A Practical Guide for Business Air Pollutant Emission Assessment



[ © Stockholm Environment Institute ]

 Air pollution is the largest environmental risk to public health globally. Exposure to indoor and outdoor fine particulate matter is associated with an estimated 7 million premature deaths each year and is responsible for millions more non-fatal health outcomes such as an increase in emergency-room visits related to exacerbated asthma, and adverse pregnancy outcomes.  

Making Headway on Loss and Damage



[ © Danish Institute for International Studies ]

 Losses and damages are increasingly felt across the globe, with the most vulnerable countries and populations most affected. At the same time, processes around Loss and Damage under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change are characterized by divergent positions and slow progress.