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Rosario, Argentina Uses Urban Farming to Tackle Economic and Climate Crises

  • Prize for Cities
  • cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
  • sustainable agriculture
A man sits and plants new plants in his garden.
  • Prize for Cities
  • cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
  • sustainable agriculture
Initiatives

TUMI E-Bus Mission

DC Circulator, Washington DC first electric passenger bus for the Department of Transportation (DDOT)
Insights

How London Uses Road Fees to Tackle Air Pollution and Inequality

  • Prize for Cities
  • cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • transport
  • equity
  • transportation
A woman bikes on a London cycle lane. Red public buses are seen in the background.
  • Prize for Cities
  • cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • transport
  • equity
  • transportation
Insights

In Nairobi, Residents Redesign Public Spaces to Build Flood Resilience

  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Nairobi residents redesign public spaces to build flood resilience
  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity

In Monterrey, Mexico, a University’s Tragedy Sparks a Citywide Turnaround

  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Monterrey, Mexico residents enjoying the open streets of the monthly Callejero event.
  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Insights

In Ahmedabad, India, Women Are Climate Leaders, Not Victims

  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Woman works in her home in Ahmedabad, India.
  • cities
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • equity
Insights

A Green Recovery Starts with Cities

  • Cities
  • Climate Resilience
  • infrastructure
  • resilience
  • climate policy
  • cities
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • green infrastructure
  • sustainable cities
  • Cities
  • Climate Resilience
  • infrastructure
  • resilience
  • climate policy
  • cities
  • Climate
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  • finance
  • green infrastructure
  • sustainable cities
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RELEASE: National governments can reap $12 trillion in returns, create millions of new jobs, reduce emissions through low-carbon investments in cities

  • urban policy
  • Urban Transformations
  • cities
  • governance
  • low carbon cities
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
  • urban policy
  • Urban Transformations
  • cities
  • governance
  • low carbon cities
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
News
  • Air Quality
  • cities
  • sustainable cities

STATEMENT: New Coalition Calls for the US To Go "All In" on Climate Action

  • US Climate Initiatve
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • Business
  • cities
  • United States
  • US Climate Initiatve
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • Business
  • cities
  • United States
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INSIDER: How Land Use Paints a Clearer Picture of Urban Life

  • data map
  • INSIDER
  • land use
  • data
  • cities
  • maps
  • mapping
  • sustainable cities
An aerial view of Mexico City.
  • data map
  • INSIDER
  • land use
  • data
  • cities
  • maps
  • mapping
  • sustainable cities

To Build Back from COVID-19, Don’t Overlook Informal Workers

  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • climate finance
  • local impacts
  • poverty
Tamil Nadu street vendor
  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • climate finance
  • local impacts
  • poverty

Developing Cities Need Cash. Land Value Capture Can Help

  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development
People walk on and around an outdoor escalator at a train station in Shenzhen.
  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development
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6 Signs of Progress Since the Adoption of the Paris Agreement

  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • Commentary
  • COP25
  • National Climate Action
  • science based targets
  • Urban Mobility
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • fossil fuels
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
A dock filled with boats with the Eiffel Tower in the background.
  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • Commentary
  • COP25
  • National Climate Action
  • science based targets
  • Urban Mobility
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • fossil fuels
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
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Lessons from the Great Recession for COVID-19 Green Recovery

  • Economics
  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • climate change
Electric vehicle charging station
  • Economics
  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • climate change

How Biden Can Make the US a Global Leader on Climate Action

  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • Commentary
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • United States
The White House
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • Commentary
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • United States

How Some U.S. Cities Are Working to Align Energy Markets with Their Clean Energy Goals

  • decarbonization
  • electricity
  • cities
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • markets
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • sustainable cities
Power lines at sunset.
  • decarbonization
  • electricity
  • cities
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • markets
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • sustainable cities
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Clean Energy Can Help Southeast Asia Recover After COVID-19

  • Energy
  • Economics
  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • electricity
  • economy
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
Two farmers stand in their field in Thailand, in front of wind turbines.
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • Commentary
  • coronavirus
  • electricity
  • economy
  • Energy Access
  • renewable energy
Insights
World Resources Institute staff in a board meeting.
  • Commentary
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • finance
  • investment

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