The climate crisis and Trickle Up

The climate crisis and Trickle Up

This week the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change warned that it is “code red for humanity” if the climate crisis is not abated. The IPCC’s report, based on a review of more than 14,000 peer-reviewed climate studies by 234 scientists from 66 countries, is a...
How Trickle Up is Responding to Climate Change

How Trickle Up is Responding to Climate Change

Natural disasters triggered by climate change are one of the biggest threats to ending extreme poverty. Nearly half the world’s population is estimated to be highly vulnerable to climate change and lacks the means to adapt to its devastating effects. For people in the...
Construyendo Resiliencia

Construyendo Resiliencia

View El cambio climático es un multiplicador de amenazas para los pobres, que amplifica las vulnerabilidades existentes como la pobreza, el hambre y la mala salud. Se estima que casi la mitad de la población mundial es altamente vulnerable al cambio climático, pero no...
Net Gains

Net Gains

During 2019, droughts and storms damaged crops in Ixcán Guatemala, so Clara, a 21-year-old mother, decided to invest her seed capital in producing and selling fishing nets to generate income for her family. Clara sold two cast nets in the first quarter of 2020 and...
Construyendo Resiliencia

Building Resilience

View Climate change is a threat multiplier for the poor, amplifying existing vulnerabilities such as poverty, hunger, and poor health. Nearly half the world’s population are estimated to be highly vulnerable to climate change but do not have the means and conditions...