Development impact bonds are poised for growth as demand rises for innovative tools that will help us fulfill the SDGs. Benefits for governments, recipients, philanthropists, and investors can be substantial.
One-third of food is wasted despite billions going hungry. Food banks are a community-based solution to not only help feed more people, but reduce food waste and loss, and impact on the environment, explains The Global FoodBanking Network.
There is a pandemic, but other pressing health issues, like tuberculosis, haven't gone anywhere. Recovering from setbacks in TB detection and care is necessary, and India can offer an example to other countries looking to regain footing.
The interconnected nature of human and environmental health is no longer questioned, writes Dr. Vik Mohan, who shares three lessons from Blue Ventures Conservation's holistic approach to working with coastal communities.
The U.S. and the U.K., presiding over the U.N. Security Council in February and March, have important roles to play in ensuring that international solidarity is possible with COVID-19 vaccine distribution.