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STATEMENT: Brazil Sets Weak 2030 Emission Reduction Target

  • National Climate Action
  • net zero
  • Brazil
  • National Climate Action
  • net zero
  • Brazil

US State and Local Ballot Measures Advancing the Energy Transition

  • Urban Mobility
  • energy efficiency
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • transport
  • transportation
  • U.S. Climate
Multiple "I Voted" stickers on a white table.
  • Urban Mobility
  • energy efficiency
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • transport
  • transportation
  • U.S. Climate

Brazil’s Fire Ban Correlates to a Reduction in Amazon Wildfires. The Ban Just Lifted.

  • Forests
  • wildfires
  • forest monitoring
  • Brazil
Brazil fires
  • Forests
  • wildfires
  • forest monitoring
  • Brazil

In a Small Amazonian Community, Agroforestry Takes Off

  • Forests
  • social landscapes
  • Brazil
  • forest restoration
  • Gender
Planting native trees in Juruti. Joana Oliveira/WRI Brasil
  • Forests
  • social landscapes
  • Brazil
  • forest restoration
  • Gender

What Can Global Forest Watch Tell Us About the Fires in Brazil?

  • Climate
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • wildfires
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • global forest watch
GFW Satellite Fires image
  • Climate
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • wildfires
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • global forest watch

A Tale of Two Cities in Brazil (and the Forest that Connects Them)

  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • forest restoration
Salvador's city government delivers native trees to residents, as part of an effort to revitalize the surrounding Atlantic Forest. Photo by Marcelo Gandra.
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • forest restoration

The Other Brazilian Rainforest: Why Restoring the Atlantic Forest Can Help Tackle Climate Change

  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • agroforestry
  • forest restoration
  • reforestation
  • restoration
Christ the Redeemer statue in Tijuca National park, part of Brazil's Atlantic rainforest. Photo by Chico Mendes Conservation Institute.
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • agroforestry
  • forest restoration
  • reforestation
  • restoration
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How Much Should Countries Contribute to the Green Climate Fund's Replenishment?

  • adaptation finance
  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
Thermo-solar power plant in Morocco. Flickr/World Bank Photo Collection
  • adaptation finance
  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
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Why Should Governments Refill the Green Climate Fund's Coffers?

  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
A new solar project funded by the GCF will provide energy to Central Mongolia.
  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance

Unlocking Climate Action: Building a Landscape Restoration Movement from the Ground Up

  • Forests
  • COP24
  • Unlocking Climate Action
  • Brazil
  • forest restoration
  • restoration
Extrema, Brazil plantation
  • Forests
  • COP24
  • Unlocking Climate Action
  • Brazil
  • forest restoration
  • restoration
Insights

Will China Seize the Biggest Green Opportunity of the Coming Decade?

  • National Climate Action
  • China
  • finance
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
The Belt and Road could finance much-needed renewable energy.
  • National Climate Action
  • China
  • finance
  • mobilizing clean energy finance

Places to Watch: 3 Forests Experiencing Rapid Clearing Right Now

  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • biodiversity
  • Brazil
  • agriculture
  • Indonesia
  • palm oil
Mountain gorilla
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • biodiversity
  • Brazil
  • agriculture
  • Indonesia
  • palm oil

Help for São Paulo’s Complex Water Woes: Protect and Restore Forests

  • Forests
  • Water
  • Climate Resilience
  • Water Security
  • drought
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • forest restoration
  • water
The Atibainha reservoir in Cantareira System in São Paulo during drought.
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Climate Resilience
  • Water Security
  • drought
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • forest restoration
  • water
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Can Housing Be Affordable Without Being Efficient?

  • Buildings
  • housing
  • Brazil
  • sustainable cities
Minha Casa, Minha Vida affordable housing project in Brazil
  • Buildings
  • housing
  • Brazil
  • sustainable cities

With Transportation Data, These Cities Became More Sustainable and Socially Inclusive

  • Urban Mobility
  • data
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • Indonesia
Bus in Quito.
  • Urban Mobility
  • data
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • Indonesia
Insights
  • cities for all
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • environmental democracy
  • public participation

Forests Could Be Casualties in a U.S.-China Trade War

  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • agriculture
  • Forests
Soybean harvesting in Caroline County, Md.
  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • agriculture
  • Forests

Forests Will Protect Brazil, but Only If Brazil Protects Them

  • Forests
  • Water
  • Brazil
  • natural infrastructure
  • water
Sede do Projeto Conservador das Aguas in Brazil
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Brazil
  • natural infrastructure
  • water

Technical Blog: Caveats to the 2016 Tree Cover Loss Data, Explained

  • Forests
  • tree cover loss
  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • global forest watch
Forest at dawn in Minas Gerais.
  • Forests
  • tree cover loss
  • deforestation
  • Brazil
  • global forest watch

Global Tree Cover Loss Rose 51 Percent in 2016

  • wildfires
  • tree cover loss
  • Brazil
  • fire
  • global forest watch
  • Indonesia
Tree cover loss is on the rise. Flickr/CIFOR
  • wildfires
  • tree cover loss
  • Brazil
  • fire
  • global forest watch
  • Indonesia

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