The Alliance Blog

Burns Experts Meet With Alliance to Chart Next Steps in Prevention

by: Sumi Mehta July 29, 2014

Burn injuries contribute to 195,000 deaths annually according to the most recent estimates from the World Health Organization (WHO).

Partner Spotlight: Fundación Natura

by: Fundación Natura July 29, 2014

(English/Español) Fundacion Natura's initiative started in 2007, with help from the MacArthur Foundation, while researching on climate change adaptation measures in one region – the so-called Oak Forest Conservation Corridor (el "Corredor de Robles") in the Colombian Andes - where forest degradation is increasing due to cattle ranching.

Partner Spotlight: GIZ

July 29, 2014

Over the last 30 years, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, a federally-owned German enterprise, has supported technology and market development for energy saving cooking technologies and customised solutions for basic energy services.

Alliance Applauds Bipartisan Bill to Eliminate Super Pollutants

by: Suzanne Toma July 29, 2014

U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) plan to introduce a bill focused on cutting short-lived climate pollutants (SLCPs), or so-called "super-pollutants," which account for 40% or more of global warming.

Summer Internship Taps Social Tourism to Spread the Use of Clean Cookstoves

by: Elena Bell July 28, 2014

Uniquely located next to the tourist hub of Antigua, Ecocomal is leveraging social tourism as a way to spread the use of clean cookstoves.

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