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Counting the cost 2020: a year of climate breakdown

Identifying 15 of the most destructive climate disasters of the year.

Research Design resource

This is a guide to help practitioners develop and design a research or evaluation project. It sets out different sections to fill out to help guide you through this process and includes further questions to help you think through the research design process in more detail.  

A Rights-Based Economy Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on the fundamental injustice at the core of our current economic model, which results in scarcity for the many, and unimaginable wealth for the few. The economic fallout from the pandemic and the inadequacy of governments’ responses to it are prompting more and more people to question the morality of an economic system which for decades has placed the market at the centre of all human interactions, measuring progress and development solely in terms of economic growth. In this publication, the Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR) and Christian Aid – two international organisations working for human rights and economic justice – ask: what would it would look like if we had an economy based on human rights?

Whose Green Recovery Report

A new report from development charity Christian Aid has warned that post-Covid stimulus packages are in danger of widening global inequality and pushing poorer countries to turn to fossil fuels which would threaten the success of the UK’s COP26 climate summit. The report, Whose Green Recovery, analyses the various economic stimulus plans around the world. The report reveals that: There is a dangerous lack of policies that will help developing countries, potentially wiping out climate gains in the Global North More than half a trillion dollars going to carbon-intensive industries Failure to add bailout conditions which would accelerate the zero carbon transition The report outlines what a truly global green recovery would look like, featuring debt cancelation, fossil fuel subsidy removal and greater investment in overseas renewables rather than fossil fuels.