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    Green Conflict Minerals: The fuels of conflict in the transition to a low-carbon economy

    Green Conflict Minerals: The fuels of conflict in the transition to a low-carbon economy

    This reports seeks to understand how the transition to a low-carbon economy—and the minerals and metals required to make that shift—could affect fragility, conflict and violence dynamics in mineral-rich states. Read More
  • Discussion Paper
    A Dialogue on a Just and Managed Transition to a Paris-Aligned Low-Carbon Future

    A Dialogue on a Just and Managed Transition to a Paris-Aligned Low-Carbon Future

    The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and Oil Change International (OCI) hosted a Chatham House Rule round table discussion on Canada's energy transition in May 2018. This discussion paper highlights key outcomes from this round table for the purposes of informing continuing conversation. Read More
  • Commentary
    International Energy Charter Draft Model Investment Dispute Prevention and Management Protocol

    International Energy Charter Draft Model Investment Dispute Prevention and Management Protocol

    IISD legal analysis of the draft Model Investment Dispute Prevention and Management Protocol developed by International Energy Charter Secretariat. Read More
  • Commentary
    A Progressive Investment Agenda for Canada: Going beyond nice words

    A Progressive Investment Agenda for Canada: Going beyond nice words

    The Government of Canada has made the notion of a “progressive and inclusive” trade and investment agenda the linchpin of its trade policy development—but the government will have to go beyond nice words to ensure that investment policy can achieve sustainable development. Read More
  • Blog
    Canada's Trade Troubles Make a Perfect Opportunity

    Canada's Trade Troubles Make a Perfect Opportunity

    NAFTA uncertainty, global shakeups prompt Canadian trade to do the unthinkable: evolve. Read More
  • Newsletter
    Investment Treaty News (ITN), Volume 9, Issue 2, July 2018

    Investment Treaty News (ITN), Volume 9, Issue 2, July 2018

    Investment Treaty News (ITN) is IISD’s flagship journal on international investment law and policy. Read More
  • Report
    Floating Treatment Wetlands: Keeping our fresh water clean and healthy

    Floating Treatment Wetlands: Keeping our fresh water clean and healthy

    This short, engaging storybook takes you through what Floating Treatment Wetlands are, and how they could really help us keep bodies of fresh water clean and healthy. Read More
  • Blog
    Tourist Trap: Is tourism's explosive growth hurting countries?

    Tourist Trap: Is tourism's explosive growth hurting countries?

    Countries are learning hard lessons as global tourism swells. Read More
  • Blog
    HLPF Recap: The world's report card on global goals

    HLPF Recap: The world's report card on global goals

    Couldn’t travel to the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)—or even if you could, couldn’t be in every side event at once? IISD has you covered. Read More
  • Video
    Leadership on Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform for Sustainable Energy Access and Poverty Reduction

    Leadership on Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform for Sustainable Energy Access and Poverty Reduction

    This side event focused on fossil fuel subsidy reform as a means to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including through opportunities for financing and sustainable energy access. Read More