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    Deep Dive Into Fisheries Subsidies, Part 2: Cheap gas and free nets causing problems for shrimp

    Deep Dive Into Fisheries Subsidies, Part 2: Cheap gas and free nets causing problems for shrimp

    Stories of success in Latin American fishing communities have nothing to do with the price of gas or getting cheap equipment. Instead, there must be a system that protects their business from illegal fishing. Read More
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    How Costa Rica’s environment minister talks to his daughter about climate change

    How Costa Rica’s environment minister talks to his daughter about climate change

    Do we need new, advanced technology to reduce carbon emissions? Carlos Manuel Rodríguez, Costa Rica’s Minister of Environment and Energy, says we already have the best “machine” for the job: Trees. Read More
  • Discussion Paper
    Addressing the Development Dimension of an Overcapacity and Overfishing Subsidy Discipline in the WTO Fisheries Subsidies Negotiations

    Addressing the Development Dimension of an Overcapacity and Overfishing Subsidy Discipline in the WTO Fisheries Subsidies Negotiations

    This discussion paper analyzes approaches to new WTO rules on subsidies that contribute to overcapacity and overfishing in the context of development priorities. Read More
  • Report
    2019 Our City: A Peg Report on Winnipeg and the Sustainable Development Goals

    2019 Our City: A Peg Report on Winnipeg and the Sustainable Development Goals

    The Peg report 2019 Our City is a window into how Winnipeg is progressing and where we need to focus more energy to move toward targets set by the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Read More
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    A Year in the Life of the World’s Freshwater Laboratory: IISD Experimental Lakes Area Annual Report 2018-2019

    A Year in the Life of the World’s Freshwater Laboratory: IISD Experimental Lakes Area Annual Report 2018-2019

    IISD Experimental Lakes Area's 2018-2019 annual report is a handy wall calendar for 2020 that takes you through a year in the life of our research. Read More
  • Report
    Exploring the Possible Impacts of WTO Rules on Fisheries Subsidies: The Case of the Southern Longline Tuna Fishery in the Western and Central Pacific

    Exploring the Possible Impacts of WTO Rules on Fisheries Subsidies: The Case of the Southern Longline Tuna Fishery in the Western and Central Pacific

    This case study explores the potential impact of new rules on fisheries subsidies on the southern longline tuna fishery in the Western and Central Pacific ocean. Read More
  • Report
    How to Target Electricity and LPG Subsidies in India: Step 1. Identifying Policy Options

    How to Target Electricity and LPG Subsidies in India: Step 1. Identifying Policy Options

    This report identifies knowledge gaps that are limiting policy making for better targeting of energy access subsidies in India. It identifies a number of targeting interventions that could be employed to better target subsidies for electricity and LPG. Read More
  • Policy Brief
    Support to Fuel Consumption for Fisheries

    Support to Fuel Consumption for Fisheries

    This policy brief provides an up-to-date evidence base for WTO negotiations on fisheries subsidies by collecting the information available on fuel support to fishing from WTO subsidy notifications, WTO trade policy reviews and the OECD’s Fisheries Support Estimate database. Read More
  • Blog
    Is Climate Art the Right-Brained Approach We Need to This Crisis?

    Is Climate Art the Right-Brained Approach We Need to This Crisis?

    A new wave of climate art comes with a strong message for audiences who might not be reached by traditional media or the scientific community. Read More
  • Report
    Exploración de los Posibles Impactos de las Reglas de la OMC Sobre Subsidios a la Pesca: El Caso del Camarón en la Costa Oeste de América Latina

    Exploración de los Posibles Impactos de las Reglas de la OMC Sobre Subsidios a la Pesca: El Caso del Camarón en la Costa Oeste de América Latina

    Este caso de estudio explora el posible impacto en la pesca de camarón en el Pacífico Oriental Tropical de nuevas reglas sobre los subsidios pesqueros.  Read More