Researchers from the Climate Resilient Cities in Latin America initiative have worked with local communities and government to reveal how water resources will run short in a sub-basin of the Amazon River – and how reforesting and protecting the land can provide long-term solutions. [more...]
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FFLA works in social and environmental conflict management, promotes multi-stakeholder dialogue and works on innovative governance models. They support the right of citizens to have a voice and participate actively in decision-making processes that affect the quality of life of populations as a way to achieve sustainable solutions to long-term structural problems, like poverty.
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The capital cities of Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru are vulnerable to climate change, partly due to their dependence on water from retreating Andean glaciers. This comparative Inside Story by Miguel Rodríguez Tejerina of Servicios Ambientales highlights the challenges, enabling factors, lessons learned and implications for climate compatible development - as illustrated by a project to assess the cities’ carbon and water footprints. [more...]