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5 Ways the World Bank’s Climate Action Plan Could Go Further

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Wind Park near Kavarna, Bulgaria.
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INSIDER: The World Bank’s Policy Lending Can Better Support Climate Action

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People with backpacks and small children walk on a dirt road away from Antanarivo.
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6 Keys to Turn Coastal Resilience Plans into Action

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A man wheels a megaphone mounted on bicycle along a neighborhood path in Bangladesh.
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Why Disaster Preparedness Cannot Wait

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 Monsoons in Chennai
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3 Ways US Cities Are Investing in Clean Energy for Resilience

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Blue Lake Rancheria solar system
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Strengthening Disaster Preparedness in the Caribbean

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Damage in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian. The Caribbean needs international support to prepare for disasters ahead of time. Photo by All Hands and Hearts.
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Climate Disasters Are Getting Worse. Here's How Developing Countries Are Insuring Against Them

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A child sits on water jugs provided after Cyclone Idai.
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6 Questions on Climate and Development for the World Bank Presidential Candidates

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The World Bank Building in Washington, DC. Flickr/Aaron Webb
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The World Bank Just Overhauled its Safeguards for the First Time in 30 Years

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Cankuzo Market in Burundi
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RELEASE: WRI Selects Paula Caballero to Lead Climate Program

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STATEMENT: At COP21, Heads of State and Institutions Call for Pricing Carbon

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Striking the Balance

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Q&A with Dr. Karin Kemper: How Is the World Bank Addressing Climate Change?

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Dr. Kemper shared plans to more fully incorporate sustainability—including climate change mitigation and adaptation—into its international development agenda. Photo credit: Dhilung Kirat, Flickr 2008
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Injecting Urgency into the World Bank's Climate Change Efforts

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•	Plans for the Metro Colombo Urban Development project in Colombo, Sri Lanka, acknowledge that the metro area is highly vulnerable to flooding. Photo credit: Travlr, Flickr 2006
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Designed for the Future?

ADVISORY: Can the World Bank Meet Sustainability and Governance Challenges?

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2 Big Issues to Tackle as the Green Climate Fund Sets Up Shop

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This week, the Green Climate Fund (GCF) celebrated the official opening of its headquarters in Songdo, Korea. Photo credit: World Bank, Flickr
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Is Adaptation Short-Changed? The Imbalance in Climate Finance Commitments

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At COP19, negotiators should decide how climate funding is “balanced” between adaptation and mitigation. Credit: UNclimatechange, Flickr
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