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    IGF Case Study: Skills Building for Women in Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining

    IGF Case Study: Skills Building for Women in Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining

    Women play a crucial role in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM). While their challenges in the sector have been studied extensively, increased effort is needed to create a more widespread understanding of their importance to ASM. Read More
  • Blog
    How Reforming Fossil Fuel Subsidies Can Go Wrong: A lesson from Ecuador

    How Reforming Fossil Fuel Subsidies Can Go Wrong: A lesson from Ecuador

    There must be a foundation of trust, along with a clear plan to protect vulnerable segments of the population and, ideally, to phase in the reforms gradually. Read More
  • Report
    The State of Sustainable Markets 2019: Statistics and emerging trends

    The State of Sustainable Markets 2019: Statistics and emerging trends

    This joint publication by ITC, IISD and FiBL provides comprehensive data on the sustainability standards being used for the production of various commodities, including banana, cocoa, coffee, cotton, oil palm, soybean, sugarcane, tea and forestry products. Read More
  • Blog
    Indonesians Are Demanding Climate Action — How can the government answer their calls?

    Indonesians Are Demanding Climate Action — How can the government answer their calls?

    Thousands of people, youth especially, are calling for Indonesia and countries around the world to live up to their commitments on climate change. Read More
  • Report
    New Tech, New Deal: Technology Impacts Review

    New Tech, New Deal: Technology Impacts Review

    This review surveys new mining technologies and their impacts, in particular on labour. It asks how they will affect the relationship between mining companies and their host communities and host countries. Read More
  • Newsletter
    Investment Treaty News (ITN), Volume 10, Issue 4, October 2019

    Investment Treaty News (ITN), Volume 10, Issue 4, October 2019

    Investment Treaty News (ITN) is IISD’s flagship journal on international investment law and policy. This special edition of ITN is devoted to international investment governance. Read More
  • Blog
    Climate Change Hits Vulnerable Communities First and Hardest

    Climate Change Hits Vulnerable Communities First and Hardest

    Will the 193 United Nations member states who pledged to “leave no one behind” live up to their promise? Read More
  • Blog
    Time to ACCTS? Five countries announce new initiative on trade and climate change

    Time to ACCTS? Five countries announce new initiative on trade and climate change

    Costa Rica, Fiji, Iceland, New Zealand and Norway launched an initiative that firmly melds trade and climate change together. Read More
  • Blog
    Time to Trade Collective Inertia for Collective Action

    Time to Trade Collective Inertia for Collective Action

    To get where we need to on climate action, we need to do a lot of things. Here’s what we don’t need to do. Read More
  • Report
    Getting to 23 Per Cent: Strategies to scale up renewables in Indonesia

    Getting to 23 Per Cent: Strategies to scale up renewables in Indonesia

    This report addresses seven concrete ways in which the Indonesian government can overcome the existing obstacles and make significant progress to grow renewable energy before 2025.  Read More