Policy and practice resources

Reports and resources for development and humanitarian practitioners, policy makers and academia. You can find all our key resources on policy and practice from around the world below - including tools, frameworks, best practice and reports on humanitarian, health, markets, governance, tax, climate, gender and conflict. 

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Predicts that 1 billion people will be exposed to coastal flooding by 2060 through a combination of sea level rise, storm surges and extreme weather.

This paper examines a theological approach to climate change.

Our vision is to see an Amazon region where communities challenge unjust systems to strive for social, climate and economic justice.

Published: 1 April 2018

With Aprodev, we support organisations from India, South Africa, Bolivia and Peru to develop responses to the World Bank energy strategy review. 

Published: 1 October 2010

A perfect storm of climate change and bad development choices

Published: 5 October 2018

Why should we achieve net zero greenhouse emissions? How can we do that in a sensible, fair and sustainable way?  

Published: 5 December 2018

In 2015, Christian Aid embarked on a three-year project to provide solar ovens to indigenous communities in the Bolivian Amazon.

Published: 1 July 2018

This report is part of a series Christian Aid is producing to understand what ought to be done differently in tackling violence and building peace.

Published: 1 August 2017

A toolkit to inform country staff, partners and NGOs of the main debates currently occurring on climate change and to encourage lobbying and campai

Published: 1 May 2010

This report ranks the climate pledges of the 53 Commonwealth countries and shows that its richer members, are failing to do their fair share.

Published: 16 April 2018

A briefing outlining what Christian Aid are calling for at the United Nations climate change conference (COP23) in November 2017 in Bonn, Germany.

Published: 31 October 2017

COP24 represents a key milestone to help put the world on track to achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement.

Published: 20 November 2018

This paper considers how a fair and comprehensive international agreement is essential if developing nations are to continue to fight poverty.

Published: 1 August 2008

This report looks at 10 of the most destructive weather events of 2018, across countries rich and poor, and their devastating consequences.

Published: 28 January 2019

The report calls for renewed international action to ensure an immediate, unconditional and complete lifting of the blockade. 

Published: 1 November 2010

Considers how to reduce the human cost of disaster – from building earthquake resistant homes to training in emergency preparedness.

Published: 1 May 2005

Explores how decentralised renewable energy technologies can help deliver energy to where it is most needed, contributing to development.

Published: 1 February 2015

With Aprodev, we supported organisations from India, South Africa, Bolivia and Peru to develop responses to World Bank energy strategy review.

Sets out how we believe the global effort to tackle climate change should be divided up.

Published: 1 November 2013

This report makes the case that the UK Government and multilateral development banks can, and should, help to make the transition to clean, renewab