Forest Rights to counter Climate Change

The international community is failing to take advantage of a potent opportunity to counter climate change by strengthening local land tenure rights and laws worldwide, new data suggests...
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Extractives: A 'chair with three legs?'

The lack of engagement with local communities is at the root of many conflicts arising in the extractives industry. When foreign investors come to a host country in order to establish their company in this sector,...
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Quote of the Month

“This is one of the greatest challenges of our time: to convert ourselves to a type of development that knows how to respect creation.” - Pope Francis, Speech at the University of Campobasso, Pastoral Visit to the Dioceses of Campobasso-Boiano and Isernia-Venafro, 5 July 2014.
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ECC Newsletter 1/2014

Read Edition 1/2014 of the ECC Newsletter with articles on the implications of the latest IPCC report for climate diplomacy, on climate foreign policy approaches in Southeast Asia, and an interview with Transparency International’s Peter Eigen on resource transparency ...
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    Forest Rights to counter Climate Change

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    Extractives: A 'chair with three legs?'

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    Quote of the Month

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    ECC Newsletter 1/2014

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  • 14 July 2014. Source: LA Times
  • Undoing Afghanistan's resource curse

    Afghanistan is teetering on the edge. A little-known bill just passed the upper house of its parliament that could help counter threats to the country's stability and future development, but only if the U.S. government works with Afghanistan to ensure…