Policy brief

Dakar can efficiently handle current and future volumes of solid waste if the following

steps are taken: i) informal waste collection is synchronised with that of the municipal

Policy brief

Kenya has developed various policy frameworks to guide the management of solid waste.

Policy brief

Kenya has developed various policy frameworks to guide the management of solid waste.

Policy brief

Around half of the urban population in sub-Saharan Africa live in informal settlements, lacking the basic infrastructure and services on which good health

Policy brief

Community-based organisation and action can contribute greatly to disaster risk reduction, and interlinked to this, to building resilience to the impacts of climate change.

Working paper

In recent years, lives and property worth millions of dollars have been destroyed in fire disasters in secondary schools around  the world.

Working paper

Urban flooding cannot be avoided entirely and in all areas, particularly in coastal cities. Therefore adaptation to the growing risk is necessary.