These forests filter about half the water that flows to dams in tropical regions.
In the words of the city’s deputy mayor, “We cannot talk about life and water separately.”
This World Water Day, Tracy Farrell takes us inside CI’s work in the Greater Mekong region of Southeast Asia.
Over 30 million people living on Java depend on intact forests to protect their water supply.
Overfishing isn’t just an environmental problem — it’s also a social one, as fish is the main protein source for local families.
Using innovative ecosystem mapping tools, CI and partners are helping one town adapt to a changing climate.
At World Water Week, everyone is talking about the close ties between fresh water and food.
As climate change fuels droughts across the globe, we need a plan for managing water resources across borders.
Brazil’s rivers link distant geographies, meaning activities in one region can have big impacts downstream.
CI and partners are conducting important research on the value of ecosystems for economic activities.