In this session organized by Global Forest Watch (GFW) at the 2014 Global Landscapes Forum in Lima, CGD Senior Fellow Frances Seymour moderates a discussion on “Technologies and innovations to better understand changes in land use.”
Pollution has no respect for party lines. In the US, Republican and Democratic districts may differ in many ways but when comes to the carbon emissions heating our planet the differences are much smaller than you might expect.
Where do you go when hit with a serious medical condition? “The hospital!” is an obvious answer for people in high income countries, but for people in low-income and emerging market economies, access to a proper hospital is often just a dream. Why are decent hospitals in the developing world so few and far between?