Global Health Alliance Australia

released 31 July 2019

With support from Monash University, the Global Health Alliance Australia has developed this report as a platform for strengthening Australia’s response to the health impacts of climate change. Australia and our near neighbours in the Asia Pacific region are highly vulnerable to climate change. We have no time to waste. Health and Climate Change in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region.


Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

released 23 July 2019

This report, prepared by FAO and the OECD with inputs from ERIA, IFPRI, IFAD, and WTO, has been submitted to the G20 Presidency of Japan in response to the Presidency’s request for background notes on Sustainable, Productive and Resilient Agro-Food Systems: value chains, human capital, and the 2030 Agenda.


Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS) & Banque de France

released 23 July 2019

The supplement provides an overview of existing approaches for quantitatively assessing climate-related risks and identifies key areas for further research. It also sets out a menu of options for central banks and supervisors to assess the risks.


The Australia Institute

released 23 July 2019

There are important economic differences between the coal industry in each state, which derive not only from the different kinds of coal produced in each state, but also the different royalty rates. This paper assesses the effective royalty subsidy offered to open cut thermal coal mines in Queensland relative to mines in NSW.


World Resources Institute

released 17 July 2019

The report offers a five-course menu of solutions to ensure we can feed 10 billion people by 2050 without increasing emissions, fueling deforestation or exacerbating poverty. Intensive research and modeling examining the nexus of the food system, economic development, and the environment show why each of the 22 items on the menu is important and quantifies how far each solution can get us.