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Mainstreaming Adaptation

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When Adaptation Is Not Enough: Paris Agreement Recognizes “Loss and Damage”

  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • paris agreement
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • vulnerability
Flooding in Sri Lanka
  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • paris agreement
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • vulnerability

WRI Helps Guide $4 Billion in Investment in Sustainable Urban Transport in Brazil

  • transportation
  • urban policy
  • Urban Mobility
  • Top Outcome: 2015
People walking near Brazil public transportation
  • transportation
  • urban policy
  • Urban Mobility
  • Top Outcome: 2015
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Adapting from the Ground Up

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INSIDER: What Can Paris Achieve on Adaptation?

  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • INSIDER
  • COP21
  • paris agreement
  • adaptation
  • vulnerability
  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • INSIDER
  • COP21
  • paris agreement
  • adaptation
  • vulnerability

RELEASE: New Report calls for Large-Scale Solutions to Climate Change

  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Climate
  • adaptation
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • WRI India
  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Climate
  • adaptation
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • WRI India
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Scaling Success

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Thinking Big on Climate Change Adaptation: Scaling Rainfed Agriculture Projects in India

  • India
  • Climate
  • adaptation
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • WRI India
Numerous small-scale adaptation projects are underway across India’s rainfed regions. (Madhya Pradesh, India) Photo by Rajarshi Mitra/Flickr.
  • India
  • Climate
  • adaptation
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • WRI India
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By the Numbers: Economic Impacts of Climate Change in the Lower Mekong Basin

  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • economy
  • vulnerability
The Lower Mekong River Basin (LMB) spans Laos, Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam, and supports **60 million people**. The region is also widely recognized as highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. Photo credit: William Cho, Flickr
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • economy
  • vulnerability
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Going in the Right Direction?

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How Can Adaptation Finance Help the Most Vulnerable Communities?

  • International Climate Action
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • COP20
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • vulnerability
Ensuring funding meets the adaptation needs of communities remains a challenge. (Paoay, Philippines) Photo by Ilocos Norte/Flickr.
  • International Climate Action
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • COP20
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • vulnerability
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Intelligent Imagining: Scenarios to Manage Water as the Climate Changes

  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • adaptation
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • water
  • watersheds
A watershed in the Central American Dryland Corridor, a protected area meant to foster biodiversity and sustainable development, in Trifinio, Guatemala. Photo Credit: Paul Reig/WRI
  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • adaptation
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • water
  • watersheds
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5 Reasons To Watch NYC’s Climate Summit

  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Finance
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • business opportunity
  • CAIT
  • carbon monitoring
  • China
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate policy
  • vulnerability
UN headquarters in New York City (Photo credit United Nations)
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Finance
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • business opportunity
  • CAIT
  • carbon monitoring
  • China
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate policy
  • vulnerability
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Climate change vulnerability assessments (VAs) convey important, scientifically based information on how exposed and sensitive a population is to climate change, as well as its capacity to adapt to change. Photo credit: Global Environment Facility/Flickr
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
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What Is the Role for Transformation in Adaptation?

  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • IPCC
  • vulnerability
Authors of a paper on transformational adaptation have deemed the development of wheat-resistant maize in Africa “transformative." Photo credit: WorldFish, Flickr 2012
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • IPCC
  • vulnerability

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