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March 2019
Consortium of International Agricultural Research Centers (CGIAR)
This publication focuses on the management of the nexus of energy, food and natural resources in sub-Saharan Africa, with a clear focus on gender roles and implications. It presents case studies that showcase a range of options available to improve biomass use, especially in locations and among populations who currently depend on conventional fuels like firewood or charcoal. Although many of these options are context specific, the provided examples demonstrate that generalizable options exist to improve energy access, reduce waste, protect our soils and empower women.
October 2018
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
This report Energy Subsidy Reform in the Republic of Moldova: Energy affordability, fiscal and environmental impacts shows the fiscal, environmental and social impacts of energy subsidy reform in Moldova with a particular focus on energy affordability.
October 2018
International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
This briefing, Harnessing Long-Term Strategies for Low-Carbon Climate-Resilient LDC Development, makes the case for why LDCs in particular should prepare their long-term strategies early. It also discusses incentives to support and rationalise doing so ahead of 2020.
September 2018
Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD), Overseas Development Institute (ODI)
Energy Safety Nets: A literature review, assesses the evidence available on the experience of using social assistance to enable poor people in developing countries to access modern energy services.
August 2018
The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity (TEEB)
The TEEB for Agriculture and Food: Scientific and economic foundations report addresses the core theoretical issues and controversies underpinning the evaluation of the nexus between the agri-food sector, biodiversity and ecosystem services and externalities including human health impacts from agriculture on a global scale. It argues the need for a 'systems thinking' approach, draws out issues related to health, nutrition, equity and livelihoods, presents a Framework for evaluation and describes how it can be applied, and identifies theories and pathways for transformational change.
March 2018
Autonomous University of Barcelona, University of Cape Town, Su.Re.Co., Development Alternatives (DA)

Climate change does not only pose increasing risks to local livelihoods and economies, but also provides a large array of opportunities for social innovation and international collaboration.

February 2018
Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation (ESPA)
The report An Environment for Wellbeing: Pathways Out of Poverty – Policy Messages from the ESPA Programme provides the headline messages from Ecosystem Services for Poverty Alleviation (ESPA)’s research. These messages are for policy-makers and natural resource managers the world over.
January 2018
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA)
Communities across Canada need a national strategy to ensure the move to a zero-carbon economy leaves no one behind. This report uses census data to identify the regions in each province with the greatest reliance on fossil fuel jobs.
November 2017
World Bank Group, GGKP Annual Conference

This paper estimates the welfare impact of rural electrification in India using nationally representative household panel survey data for 2005 and 2012.

November 2017
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Quantitative country studies on the potential of investing in a green economy were conducted between 2013 and 2016 in eight African countries, namely, South Africa, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mauritius , Kenya, Mozambique, Rwanda and Senegal.