Planet Worth

Breakthrough Innovations

Development programs are tapping science and technology to deliver game-changing solutions. We report on the role of the private sector in implementing the new development agenda through financial assistance, technological innovations, breakthrough methods or public-private partnerships.

Kazakhstan's shift to a greener economy

How is the Central Asian country working to shift to a greener economy? Devex speaks with Robyn Camp, carbon market specialist at Tetra Tech, to learn how a fossil fuel rich country such as Kazakhstan can achieve greater energy efficiency.

Cover photo: CIAT

Article photos (clockwise): C McIlwaine / United Nations / CC BY-NC-ND, The Land Institute, Russell Watkins / Department for International Development / CC BY, Andrew Stawarz / CC BY-ND, Tetra Tech, Chemonics, Balaji Photography, COP21, CIAT, Asian Development Bank / CC BY, T. Al Nakib, © Ciril Jazbec / National Geographic Magazine November 2014 Climate Issue, William Warby / CC BY, Martin Wright / Ashden, Kevin Wasilin / CC BY, Pixabay, Ian Mackenzie, Benjamin Géminel / COP21, Philippe Berry / IFPRI / CC BY-NC-ND, HELVETAS