Research and resources
April 28, 2021
Climate Fragility: Addressing Barriers to Practice
Addressing risks related to climate fragility requires unpacking the ways in which these trends interact. This paper puts forward new ideas for climate security assessments to enable action.
March 29, 2021
Harnessing the Development Potential of Labor Migration
This study aggregates various sources of data, showing that key donors miss opportunities to improve development by framing migration as a problem rather than an opportunity with risks and rewards.
February 26, 2021
One Year On: Paying for Darkness
This paper summarizes the outputs of a short evaluation undertaken in early 2020 to assess the intervention’s impact, and extract learning for future interventions.
November 06, 2020
Addressing the Climate-Conflict Nexus in Fragile States
While climate variability is associated with the onset of conflict, improvements in local state capacity may enable responsiveness to climate-related challenges that give rise to conflict.
October 13, 2020
Building Economic and Climate Resilience to Disasters
MRED works through disaster risk reduction and market systems approaches to strengthen the resilience of smallholder farmers to the adverse effects of climate change and natural disasters.