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For a 1.5 C World, Cities Must Go Carbon Neutral. They Can’t Do It Alone.

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Climate
  • global warming
  • IPCC
Heidelberg, Germany
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Climate
  • global warming
  • IPCC
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Meet the Experts: Q&A with Brenda Medeiros

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
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STATEMENT: WRI Statement on Montreal Protocol Amendment to Phase Down HFCs

  • GHG emissions
  • paris agreement
  • global warming
  • hfcs
  • montreal protocol
  • GHG emissions
  • paris agreement
  • global warming
  • hfcs
  • montreal protocol

Rio Olympics’ Legacy: Urban Mobility

  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transportation
Highway in Brazil
  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transportation
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Creating a Common Narrative for Financing a Sustainable Urban Future

  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • finance
  • investment
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
TransMilenio
  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • finance
  • investment
  • sustainable cities
  • transport

DC’s Metro Closure Shows Why Creating Trust in Public Transit Matters

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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4 Keys to Unlock Innovative Urban Services for All

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • transport
Two people crossing with luggage in front of tramway, Historic Peninsula, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • transport
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Real-Time Transit Data Is Good for People and Cities. What’s Holding This Technology Back?

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transport
Residents away a bus in the port city of Saint Denis
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • transport
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Climate Milestones of 2015: The Good, the Bad and the Signs to Watch

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • extreme weather
  • global warming
Satellite image of central U.S. storm, December 28, 2015. Photo credit: NASA/NOAA GOES Project
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • extreme weather
  • global warming
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Transforming Our Cities into the Cities We Need

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • compact of mayors
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • compact of mayors
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
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After COP21, Time to Use Sustainable Transport to Make Good on Climate Commitments

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • compact of mayors
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • INDC
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • compact of mayors
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • INDC
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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Sustainable Transport: Building Equitable and Low-Carbon Cities

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Urban Mobility
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • human rights
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
BRT and bike lane
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Urban Mobility
  • COP21
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • human rights
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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Greater Efficiency in Aviation and Maritime: The Double Win Trajectory

  • Economics
  • economy
  • carbon
  • emissions
  • energy efficiency
  • global warming
  • greenhouse gases
  • innovation
  • international climate policy
The aviation and maritime sectors are an increasingly significant source of greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Bridget Coila/Flickr.
  • Economics
  • economy
  • carbon
  • emissions
  • energy efficiency
  • global warming
  • greenhouse gases
  • innovation
  • international climate policy
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How to Make Cities Safer by Design

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • health and road safety
  • public health
  • sustainable cities
  • transport

Mexico City’s Car Congestion Slows Economic Growth, Costs Businesses

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
Motorized vehicles are responsible for nearly half of Mexico City's greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Curt Carnemark / World Bank
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • sustainable cities
  • transport

4 Inspirations for Sustainable Transport from Rio de Janeiro

  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • technology
  • transport
  • transportation
 BRT in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Photo by Benoit Colin/EMBARQ.
  • Urban Mobility
  • Brazil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • buses
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • technology
  • transport
  • transportation

$150 Million to Transform Sustainable Transport in Mexico City

  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
With the new investment to modernize and expand Metrobús, Mexico City is making high quality sustainable mobility a reality for its residents. Photo by Taís Policanti/EMBARQ Mexico.
  • Urban Mobility
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
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The Road to Safety in India

  • India
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • WRI India
India has one of the worst road safety records in the world, with around 1,37,423 road traffic fatalities in 2013. (Bangalore, India) Photo by EMBARQ.
  • India
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • health and road safety
  • road safety
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • WRI India

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