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Mongolia Shows How to Fight for Environmental Justice

  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • human rights
  • pollution
Mongolia
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • human rights
  • pollution
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Climate Implementation Tracker (Beta)

  • transparency framework
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • international climate policy
  • transparency framework
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
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  • emissions
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  • international climate policy

12 Countries Sign Historic Agreement Guaranteeing Environmental Rights in Latin America and the Caribbean

  • Governance
  • Sustainable Development Goal 16
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
  • Governance
  • Sustainable Development Goal 16
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
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  • public participation

4 Environmental Activists Are Murdered Every Week. A New Agreement Could Help in Latin America and the Caribbean

  • Governance
  • Sustainable Development Goal 16
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • human rights
  • Principle 10
  • public participation
Rally in a Colombian town
  • Governance
  • Sustainable Development Goal 16
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • human rights
  • Principle 10
  • public participation
  • access to justice
  • environmental justice
  • pollution
  • water

Localizing Open Government Reforms

  • Cities
  • open government partnership
  • Brazil
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Mexico
  • transparency
Cícero Pompeu de Toledo stadium
  • Cities
  • open government partnership
  • Brazil
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Mexico
  • transparency
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Using Open Government for Climate Action

  • Climate
  • accountability
  • National Climate Action
  • open government partnership
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • climate change
  • environmental democracy
  • human rights
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  • transparency
  • UNFCCC
Meeting on climate change in Burkina Faso
  • Climate
  • accountability
  • National Climate Action
  • open government partnership
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • climate change
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  • UNFCCC

Death of Honduran Activist Berta Cáceres Underscores the Need for Environmental Democracy

  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • poverty
Berta Cáceres works with the people of Rio Blanco to set up a road blockade in protest of a dam.
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • human rights
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • poverty
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Over 300 Cities Take Action to Measure and Manage Greenhouse Gas Emissions

  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • cities
  • Top Outcome: 2015
Shibuya Crossing in Tokyo, Japan
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • cities
  • Top Outcome: 2015

Como o Brasil pode liderar na questão do clima

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC
(São Paulo, Brasil) Fonte: Bernardo Barlach/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC

How Brazil Can Emerge as a Climate Leader

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • CAIT
  • climate change
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
Brazil’s energy sector is now a major source of the country’s emissions and continues to become more carbon intensive as a result of greater reliance on fossil fuels. (São Paulo, Brazil) Photo by Bernardo Barlach/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • CAIT
  • climate change
  • GHG
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  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC
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4 Real-World Challenges to Environmental Democracy

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  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
Outdoor air pollution caused the deaths of 3.7 million people under the age of 60 worldwide in 2012. Photo by Leo Fung/Flickr.
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  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
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Simple Math Points to a Decarbonized Economy

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gases
G7 2015. Photo by Palazzo Chigi/Flickr.
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gases
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Why Are Environmental Rights So Hard to Assess?

  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
Environmental democracy means that citizens have rights to information, public participation and justice. Photo by Annette Berhardt/Flickr
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  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
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A Global Look at Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting Programs

  • emissions
  • emissions inventories
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gases
  • MRV
At least 40 countries—both developed and developing—currently have mandatory emissions reporting programs in place. (Seoul, South Korea) Photo by tetan88/Flickr.
  • emissions
  • emissions inventories
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gases
  • MRV
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Environmental Democracy: An Essential Right for the 21st Century

  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
Phnom Penh's air pollution is so serious it may be damaging historic sites, yet there is no air quality information available to the public online. Photo by Allie Caulfield/Flickr
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  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
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A New Way to Measure Environmental Rights Around the World

  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
Shipbreaking workers in Bangladesh handle asbestos and other dangerous materials. Photo by Adam Cohn/Flickr
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • public participation
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
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The Best and Worst Countries for Environmental Democracy

  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • governance
  • human rights
  • public participation
A community meeting in Ghana. Photo by waterdotorg/Flickr
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • governance
  • human rights
  • public participation

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