Table of contents


  1. CLIMATE CHANGE: A four-degree warmer world
  2. SOMALIA: Cash transfers for social protection
  3. In Brief: Children’s hopes and fears surveyed across the world
  4. CLIMATE CHANGE: When the damage is done


CLIMATE CHANGE: A four-degree warmer world
JOHANNESBURG، 19/11/2012 (IRIN) - A new report released just days ahead of the UN climate change talks to be held in Doha, Qatar, paints an unnerving picture of a four-degree Celsius warmer world by the end of the century. full report
SOMALIA: Cash transfers for social protection
NAIROBI، 20/11/2012 (IRIN) - Expanding the use of cash transfer programmes could encourage sustainable development and reduce dependency on emergency support in fragile states such as Somalia, experts say. full report
In Brief: Children’s hopes and fears surveyed across the world
ADDIS ABABA، 20/11/2012 (IRIN) - For the past three years, the ChildFund Alliance, a coalition of development and protection NGOs, has surveyed thousands of children around the world about their experiences, aspirations and concerns. full report
CLIMATE CHANGE: When the damage is done
JOHANNESBURG، 23/11/2012 (IRIN) - UN climate change talks in Doha could be on the verge of adding a focus on "loss and damage" to its framing of the global response to climate change. The new issue area would supplement existing emphases on the mitigation of and adaptation to climate change - underscoring the growing realization that simply adjusting to a warmer world may no longer be an option. full report