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Women’s Economic Empowerment and Equality in Waste Management and Recycling

  Global Landscape  BACKGROUND The economic and environmental dangers of ocean plastic pollution require immediate global interventions that address mismanaged plastic waste at its source: on […]

Advancing Gender in the Environment: Gender and Urban Services

ABOUT THIS BRIEF Rapid urbanization shifts social, economic, and political dynamics, with particular impacts on women’s empowerment and gender equality. Expanding cities offer a range of […]

Urban Development Media Scan – 19 July 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global How New York City Is Tackling Extreme Heat In A Warming World (7/16/18) Source: Wired ‘Everything […]

USAID Urban Champion: David Mann

David Mann is an Urban Planner currently working with the USAID/Jamaica’s Office of Environment and Health. His hands-on experience in urban development in East Africa, South […]