Topic

Gender

  • Bangladesh’s polluting fish farms

    July 25, 2019

    Bangladesh has become one of the world’s top producers of farmed fish, but behind its success lies a trail of polluting practices that threaten the health of its population, and sustainable fishery

  • Dialogue empowers river communities

    March 22, 2019

    On World Water Day, Sajjad Hussein describes how “river meetings” are empowering communities along the Brahmaputra to take control of their water resources

  • A woman farmer shows the way

    March 08, 2019

    As the only woman working as a trainer of farmers in Vehari district in Pakistan’s Punjab province, Almas Perween is breaking many barriers in a traditionally male dominated agricultural society

  • Recognising the ‘invisible women’

    March 08, 2019

    International Women’s Day is a chance to recall the achievements of women – in policy and science – especially in the Himalayan region, where many constraints hold them back, argue Chanda Gurung Goodrich and Suman Bisht

  • An Indian as a young Arctic leader

    January 30, 2019

    Jyoti Jadhav, a researcher working on sea level rise in India, was chosen to take part in an emerging leaders programme in the Arctic, she spoke to thethirpole.net about the experience