The Knowledge to Act
More

Library

IISD Library

Share This

Recently Added

  • Blog
    Nordhaus Nobel Recognizes What We've Long Known: Carbon pricing works

    Nordhaus Nobel Recognizes What We've Long Known: Carbon pricing works

    In 1984, Nordhaus concluded climate change is real, its impacts are global and comparable to economic depression, and it's likely to occur in sudden jolts. Read More
  • Report
    Using Technology to Solve Today's Water Challenges

    Using Technology to Solve Today's Water Challenges

    Eight case studies of organizations using innovative technologies to make better decisions regarding the protection of our fresh water. Read More
  • Briefing Note
    Developing and Negotiating Based on a Model Investment Treaty

    Developing and Negotiating Based on a Model Investment Treaty

    This background paper provides insights into the third session of IISD's Webinar Series on Investment Law and Policy, focused on developing and negotiating based on a model investment treaty. Read More
  • Commentary
    City Voters Should Keep Lake Winnipeg in Mind

    City Voters Should Keep Lake Winnipeg in Mind

    Unfortunately, sewage treatment infrastructure doesn’t tend to rank among the most popular of campaign topics in Canadian elections. Read More
  • Commentary
    Carbon Dividends Could Save Carbon Pricing – and Create a New National Climate Consensus

    Carbon Dividends Could Save Carbon Pricing – and Create a New National Climate Consensus

    Dividend payouts could hold the key to Canada's carbon pricing strategy getting back on track. Read More
  • Policy Brief
    Transforming Agriculture in Africa & Asia: What are the policy priorities?

    Transforming Agriculture in Africa & Asia: What are the policy priorities?

    This report uses a first-of-its kind analytical framework that tracks the performance of 117 countries over 45 years to understand which agricultural policies have succeeded or failed. Read More
  • Report
    How The World is Using New Technologies for a Sustainable Planet

    How The World is Using New Technologies for a Sustainable Planet

    Across the globe, innovations from the Internet of Things to Artificial Intelligence are building a sustainable future for all. This beautiful storybook takes you through just a few examples. Read More
  • Policy Brief
    Safeguarding NDC Implementation: Building resilience into energy systems

    Safeguarding NDC Implementation: Building resilience into energy systems

    This short brief aims to enhance awareness and highlight the importance of integrating weather and climate-related risk into the planning stages of energy infrastructure development. Read More
  • Blog
    USMCA Versus NAFTA on the Environment

    USMCA Versus NAFTA on the Environment

    https://www.iisd.org/story/after-nafta/#text-82776The old NAFTA set the bar in linking trade and environment.  How does its successor compare? Read More
  • Blog
    USMCA Curbs How Much Investors Can Sue Countries—Sort of

    USMCA Curbs How Much Investors Can Sue Countries—Sort of

    The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) put the famous investor–state dispute settlement mechanism on the map. Now its rebirth as the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA) is taking it off again—at least between the United States and Canada. Read More