March 25, 2019

Five steps to include disaster risk management in infrastructure projects

The Word disaster originates from the Greek dis (a negative prefix) and astrum (star), indicating a bad omen, whereas resilience comes from re (repeat) and silire […]
March 4, 2019

The art of development in challenging institutional environments

Strengthening of national and local institutions can be challenging in the most advanced settings, and it can become a monumental task in some developing countries. Finding […]
January 25, 2019

Using training to improve projects’ social and environmental impact management

Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs) identify, evaluate, and propose ways to mitigate development projects’ environmental and social consequences. This ensures that nature-protection and social considerations are included […]