Sustainable development themes

Environment (general)

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Eastern Gray Treefrog at Horicon National Wildlife Refuge
US Fish and Wildlife Service

Perspectives on Environment (general)

Testing a field water pump

David Okali | The Nigerian Environmental Study Action Team

David Okali recalls the events in the 25-year development of NEST - the environment and development NGO operating through a network across Nigeria.

Yolanda Kakabadse | WWF: a reflective narrative

In 1961, the year in which WWF was established, the world was a very different  place. Then, around a billion people lived in the world, fewer than half the  number now alive, global average life expectancy was around 30 per cent lower  than today, and air travel was a luxury for the few while mobile phones and the internet were part of science fiction.


Timeline for Environment (general)

Go to Sustainable Development Timeline to see milestones for all themes.