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    This table indicates some of the benefits and risks associated with strengthening and weakening an international agreement’s legal character, content, and review procedures designed to promote imple

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    Countdown to Copenhagen: Paying the Premium - Options for the UNFCCC on Insurance in Copenhagen

    WRI examines current insurance proposals under discussion in the UNFCCC and considers options for a global agreement in promoting insurance as a climate change solution.

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    Moving Forward on Climate Adaptation in South Africa

    To be successful, adaptation efforts must dovetail with human development needs such as poverty reduction and employment.

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    Insurance as a Risk Management Tool for Climate Change

    This working paper aims to clarify the issues around insurance mechanisms designed to improve resilience among the poor to climate change impacts. We hope the analysis will inform the ongoing insurance discussions at the UNFCCC in the build up to the Conference of Parties in Copenhagen in...

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    Fact Sheet: The Role of Adaptation

    Examining the role of adaptation in U.S. climate legislation and an international climate agreement.

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    Climate change is upon us. The earth is warming, seasons are shifting, species are migrating, and water is flowing in new patterns. The accelerating and deepening impacts of climate change will touch everyone on earth, but those who stand to suffer most are the poor.

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This table indicates some of the benefits and risks associated with strengthening and weakening an international agreement’s legal character, content, and review procedures designed to promote imple

charts graphs

Countdown to Copenhagen: Paying the Premium - Options for the UNFCCC on Insurance in Copenhagen

WRI examines current insurance proposals under discussion in the UNFCCC and considers options for a global agreement in promoting insurance as a climate change solution.

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Moving Forward on Climate Adaptation in South Africa

To be successful, adaptation efforts must dovetail with human development needs such as poverty reduction and employment.

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Paying the Premium

Insurance as a Risk Management Tool for Climate Change

This working paper aims to clarify the issues around insurance mechanisms designed to improve resilience among the poor to climate change impacts. We hope the analysis will inform the ongoing insurance discussions at the UNFCCC in the build up to the Conference of Parties in Copenhagen in...

Fact Sheet: The Role of Adaptation

Examining the role of adaptation in U.S. climate legislation and an international climate agreement.

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Climate change is upon us. The earth is warming, seasons are shifting, species are migrating, and water is flowing in new patterns. The accelerating and deepening impacts of climate change will touch everyone on earth, but those who stand to suffer most are the poor.

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