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18 March 2014
Six Chinese journalists who won fellowships to explore the growing links between China and Africa will share their experiences at a meeting in Beijing on 21 March. The 10-day fellowships have been organised by a China-based think tank with support from IIED. They enabled journalists to meet representatives from government, business, civil society, and media in Kenya
3 March 2014
A new study reveals that street and slum children are the most vulnerable to environmental hazards, climate change and natural disasters – with girls at particular risk. The report, co-authored by David Dodman and Donald Brown, is being launched by IIED and the children's charity Plan International
19 April 2013
The 7th International Conference on Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change will take place in Dhaka on 22-25 April. Bangladesh's Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will open the conference, and the former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson, will give the keynote speech in the closing session