Carbon credits and the green desert
1 September 2006
As the struggle for land and water resources in Brazil intensifies, Heidi Bachram discovers that the new carbon market is an added burden for vulnerable communities.
1 August 2006
With some MPs now considering carbon rations as the cure-all for climate change, Heidi Bachram explores the effect it might have on the fuel-poor
Don’t bank on it
1 June 2006
With its poor track record on poverty, should the World Bank play a role in resolving the climate crisis?
What the US has done for us
1 May 2006
While the US is not world-renowned for being progressive on climate issues, Heidi Bachram finds that grassroots movements there have something to teach environmentalists.