Monday, 18 April 2011

Resources: The Guardian Newspaper

The Guardian newspaper have, online, a number of helpful resources relating to geology and international development.

The Guardian gather many resources relating to global development in these pages including news, blogs, case studies and opinions. The pages are funded, in part, by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and aim to create a forum for debate as well as promoting the sharing of ideas and research.

The 'Poverty Matters' Blog is a blog covering a wide variety of topics relating to global development - and with a number of authors ranging from NGOs to Government Ministers. Space for comments allows for discussion and debate.

These pages offer the reader news and reports covering natural hazards and extreme weather events across the globe. Photos, interactive science reports (e.g. volcanology, earthquakes etc) and links to blog articles make this a useful resource.