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What Does "Net-Zero Emissions" Mean? 8 Common Questions, Answered

  • climate science
  • carbon removal
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
  • greenhouse gases
Countries need a variety of solutions, including renewable energy and healthy forests, to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Aaron Minnick/WRI.
  • climate science
  • carbon removal
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
  • greenhouse gases
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From Climate Researcher to Climate Spectator: Witnessing a Melting Arctic

  • Climate
  • climate science
  • biodiversity
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
The Arctic
  • Climate
  • climate science
  • biodiversity
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
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Smallholder Farmers Are Key to Making the Palm Oil Industry Sustainable

  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • commodities
Indonesian palm oil
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • commodities
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Vietnam: An Up-and-Coming Clean Energy Leader?

  • renewable energy
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Energy
Offshore wind farm in Vietnam
  • renewable energy
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Energy
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How Companies Are Buying Clean Energy: 4 Lessons from India

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
Man by doorway in India
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
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Reflections on Leonardo DiCaprio’s New Climate Change Film, Before the Flood

  • Climate
  • floods
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Business
  • climate change
  • Indonesia
  • illegal logging
  • commodities
Young orangutan
  • Climate
  • floods
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Business
  • climate change
  • Indonesia
  • illegal logging
  • commodities

RELEASE: New “Better Buying Lab” to Develop Sustainable Food Strategies

  • Climate-Friendly Diets
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • creating a sustainable food future
  • Food
  • agriculture
  • Climate-Friendly Diets
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • creating a sustainable food future
  • Food
  • agriculture

RELEASE: For the First Time, Companies Can Gauge Deforestation Risk by Evaluating Palm Oil Mills

  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • commodities
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • commodities

RELEASE: Cargill, WRI Partner to Monitor and Manage Deforestation and Water Risk Across Supply Chains

  • Water
  • forest monitoring
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
  • water risk
  • Water
  • forest monitoring
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
  • water risk
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Many Industries Can Find Water-Energy Connections Somewhere in Their Value Chains

  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Gender
  • fossil fuels
  • renewable energy
  • water risk
  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Gender
  • fossil fuels
  • renewable energy
  • water risk
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6 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2016

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Paris Agreement
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • food security
  • Green Climate Fund
  • renewable energy
  • U.S. policy
Andrew Steer
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Paris Agreement
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • food security
  • Green Climate Fund
  • renewable energy
  • U.S. policy
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Positioning Indonesia's Climate Commitment on the Global Stage

  • Climate
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • Indonesia
  • climate science
  • UNFCCC
In 2009, Indonesia made a bold move by voluntarily pledging to achieve a 26 percent reduction in emissions against the business-as-usual scenario in 2020. Photo by James Anderson/WRI.
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • Indonesia
  • climate science
  • UNFCCC
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Supporting the New Climate Agreement: A Checklist for Business

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
The recent Business & Climate Summit took place in Paris, France. Photo by Max Mayorov/Flickr
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
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What do Apple, Citi and Shell Have in Common?

  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
It's a pleasant surprise to see growing acceptance for the importance of low-carbon power from some of the world’s biggest traditional energy firms. Photo by Aeon Solar/Flickr.
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
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How to Address Risk and Make Progress on Climate and Development

  • Energy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate science
Climate impacts will also take their toll on urban dwellers, especially the poor who are at risk of rising seas and extreme weather events. For example, low-lying cities, like Mumbai and Kolkata, face significant threats from coastal flooding and storm surge. Photo credit: Dennis Jarvis, Flickr 2007
  • Energy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate science

STATEMENT: WRI Responds to IPCC Report

  • climate science
  • climate change
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • Climate Resilience
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India Greenhouse Gas Program

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New Report Connects 2012 Extreme Weather Events to Human-Caused Climate Change

  • climate science
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • extreme weather
  • greenhouse gases
  • pollution
  • United States
Flooding from Hurricane Sandy in 2012. Photo credit: Pamela Andrade
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • extreme weather
  • greenhouse gases
  • pollution
  • United States
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A Look at China's New Environmental Guidelines on Overseas Investments

  • Climate
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • multilateral development banks
  • low carbon development
  • Climate
  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • multilateral development banks
  • low carbon development

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