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With Patchy Guidance, Companies May Have Climate Risk Blind Spots

  • Climate Resilience
  • green finance
  • private investment
  • business risk
  • Business
  • climate change
  • investment
  • sustainable business
A dust storm looms. (Image: amazingsdj/Pixabay)
  • Climate Resilience
  • green finance
  • private investment
  • business risk
  • Business
  • climate change
  • investment
  • sustainable business
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Pour la durabilité de la production du cacao, les pays et les sociétés doivent s’engager

  • Climate
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • ambition
  • sustainable business
  • Climate Resilience
Producteur de cacao en Colombie.
  • Climate
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • ambition
  • sustainable business
  • Climate Resilience
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To Fix City Slums, Don't Just Knock Them Down: Involve Residents in Upgrading Efforts

  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • Indonesia
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation
View of one of the many informal settlements the city of Surabaya, Indonesia has upgraded since the 1960s with input and participation from residents. Photo by Peter Edelman.
  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • Indonesia
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation
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For Sustainability in Cocoa Production, Both Countries and Companies Need to Commit

  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • ambition
  • Forests
  • sustainable business
Cacao farmer in Colombia. Flickr/World Bank Photo Collection
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • ambition
  • Forests
  • sustainable business

As India Revises State Climate Plans, Who Should Have a Voice?

  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • governance
  • India
  • public participation
Kids carrying water in the Indian countryside. Photo by Mr. Fink/Flickr
  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • governance
  • India
  • public participation
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A New Tool Can Help Root Out Deforestation from Complex Supply Chains

  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • Business
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • maps
  • palm oil
  • supply chains
Oil palm
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • Business
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • maps
  • palm oil
  • supply chains
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3 Ways Business Must Use Political Influence to Champion Climate Ambition

  • Business
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • ambition
  • climate change
  • climate business
  • lobbying
  • sustainable business
  • United States
Climate leaders lobby for climate action. Flickr/Phil Roeder
  • Business
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • ambition
  • climate change
  • climate business
  • lobbying
  • sustainable business
  • United States
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INSIDER: Is This Scenario Right? Easing the Doubt in Scenario Analysis

  • Climate
  • INSIDER
  • business risk
  • Business
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • finance
Unexpected destruction after Hurricane Andrew.
  • Climate
  • INSIDER
  • business risk
  • Business
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • finance

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
  • human rights
  • public participation
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Low-Carbon Growth Is a $26 Trillion Opportunity. Here Are 4 Ways to Seize It.

  • Business
  • Economics
  • The $26 Trillion Opportunity
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • climate change
  • investment
Solar panels and wind turbines
  • Business
  • Economics
  • The $26 Trillion Opportunity
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • climate change
  • investment
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  • cities for all
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • environmental democracy
  • public participation
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5 Things Companies Can Do to Grow in a Water-Stressed World

  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • sustainable business
  • water
  • water stress
Ford's River Rouge factory.
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • sustainable business
  • water
  • water stress

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
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Global Environmental Risks Are Keeping Davos Leaders Awake at Night

  • Business
  • Economics
  • business risk
  • investment
  • World Economic Forum in Davos
World Economic Forum
  • Business
  • Economics
  • business risk
  • investment
  • World Economic Forum in Davos
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RELEASE: The Future Depends on Decoupling Business Growth from Resource Use

  • car sharing
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • economy
  • WRI board of directors
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • agriculture
  • innovation
  • sustainable business
  • car sharing
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • economy
  • WRI board of directors
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • agriculture
  • innovation
  • sustainable business
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President Trump’s Global Gag Rule Expansion Threatens Environmental Outcomes

  • the trump administration
  • environmental democracy
  • Gender
  • human rights
  • public participation
Women at maternal and child health training
  • the trump administration
  • environmental democracy
  • Gender
  • human rights
  • public participation

President Trump’s First Week: Is Environmental Democracy in Jeopardy?

  • environmental protection agency
  • the trump administration
  • climate science
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • human rights
  • public participation
  • transparency
Protest sign from the Women’s March in Washington, D.C
  • environmental protection agency
  • the trump administration
  • climate science
  • access to information
  • environmental democracy
  • human rights
  • public participation
  • transparency
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Save the Forests? There's Now an App for That

  • Forests
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • agriculture
  • investment
Oil palm plantation
  • Forests
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • agriculture
  • investment

Debunking 4 Myths About Sustainable Investing

  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • investment
Stock market ticker
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • investment

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