Midnight Oil is the story of the pipeline that changed everything for Alaska and helped shape the modern environmental movement. The trans-Alaska pipeline turns 40 this summer. Alaska’s Energy Desk is marking the anniversary with a podcast that explores how Prudhoe Bay was discovered and what followed: the booms and busts, social progress and scandals, engineering marvels and environmental disasters.
IFC’s Peru Apurimac Revenue Management & Benefit Sharing program was selected as a top practice from over 120 entries in the New Vision for Development Initiative competition by the World Economic Forum, with Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and the World Bank Group.
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Fast-dwindling mangroves in Myanmar’s low-lying Ayeyarwady Delta, ravaged by decades of deforestation and conversion of land for agriculture and aquaculture, could find an unlikely saviour – drones.
IFC’s Infrastructure & Natural Resources Department is hiring a Senior Operations Officer and an Operations Officer, both based in Washington D.C. Application deadline for both positions is 21 August 2017.
Finding the best areas to generate solar power in Pacific Island countries is now possible with a new free tool, Global Solar Atlas, facilitated by the World Bank, and launched today, 31 July, at the Pacific Power Association (PPA) Conference in Apia, Samoa.