Essential for clean technologies, rare earths must have a green lifecycle to bring lasting benefit
Ministerial forum emphasises sustainability but must turn words into action
With careful diplomacy, high-level meetings in France and Argentina can spur climate action
We can avoid repeats of last year’s billion-dollar disasters if we take action on climate in 2018
A revised national emissions trading system will help advance the regional climate change fight
Studies of China’s overseas lending should consider its contribution to sustainable development
Regional and domestic political disagreements could scupper Brazil’s attempts to host the UN’s COP25
What are the key challenges for environmental governance in the year ahead?