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Voting Rights Are Fundamental to Democracy and Climate Justice

  • equity
  • climate change
  • environmental justice
A group of people sitting at desks separated by white dividers with the United States flag on them.
  • equity
  • climate change
  • environmental justice

6 Innovative Ways to Fund Climate Action and Equity in US Cities

  • Climate
  • Climate Equity
  • equity
  • climate finance
  • taxes
Solar panels on homes in Boulder, Colorado.
  • Climate
  • Climate Equity
  • equity
  • climate finance
  • taxes
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Nature-Based Flood Mitigation Can Help Mississippi River Farmers

  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • Water
  • water risk
Flooding in the Upper Mississippi River Basin
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • Water
  • water risk

Ensuring a "Just Transition": 5 Priorities to Make Climate Action Benefit Low-Income and Disadvantaged Groups

  • Climate
  • COP25
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • equity
  • Gender
  • indigenous people
  • poverty
A youth group marching in Paris, with a banner that says "climate justice = social justice." Photo by Andreas Link/Young FoEE
  • Climate
  • COP25
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • equity
  • Gender
  • indigenous people
  • poverty

In World That Says It’s Cutting Nutrient Pollution, Progress Is Lacking

  • nutrient pollution
  • Water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Algal blooms in Florida’s Santa Fe River
  • nutrient pollution
  • Water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk

STATEMENT: Green New Deal Rekindles Climate Conversation in the U.S.

  • U.S. Climate
  • US Climate Initiatve
  • climate policy
  • equity
  • U.S. Climate
  • US Climate Initiatve
  • climate policy
  • equity
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What Does Water Have to Do with National Security?

  • Aqueduct
  • maps
  • us policy
  • Water
  • water risk
  • water stress
People loading truck
  • Aqueduct
  • maps
  • us policy
  • Water
  • water risk
  • water stress
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Guacamole Coasts: Not Just Florida, Not Just Now

  • eutrophication
  • maps
  • nutrient pollution
  • pollution
  • stormwater
  • wastewater
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
  • eutrophication
  • maps
  • nutrient pollution
  • pollution
  • stormwater
  • wastewater
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
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Environmental Justice and Democracy Failures at the Heart of Flint’s Water Crisis

  • Equity
  • Water
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Indonesia
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Water plant in Flint, Mich.
  • Equity
  • Water
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Indonesia
  • Water Quality
  • water risk

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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California Sleepwalks into Water Crisis

  • Aqueduct
  • drought
  • natural resources
  • us policy
  • Water
  • water risk
  • water stress
California's drought has dragged on for four years. Photo by Yana Edwin Murphy/Flickr
  • Aqueduct
  • drought
  • natural resources
  • us policy
  • Water
  • water risk
  • water stress

6 Stories to Watch in 2015: Global Climate Deal, Sustainable Development Goals, Rising Water Risks and More

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • climate change
  • India
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations
  • us policy
  • water risk
Andrew Steer presented 2015's Stories to Watch before a packed house at the Press Club in Washington, D.C. Photo by Bill Dugan/WRI
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • climate change
  • India
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations
  • us policy
  • water risk
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Climate Equity: A Tale of 4 Countries

  • International Climate Action
  • climate change
  • equity
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
A crowded street in Hyderabad, India. Photo credit: Nicolas Mirguet, Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • climate change
  • equity
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC

A Tale of 3 Countries: Water Risks to Global Shale Development

  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • China
  • fossil fuels
  • south america
  • United Kingdom
  • water risk
  • water stress
Shale gas drilling site in Pennsylvania. Photo Credit: Nicholas Tonelli/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • China
  • fossil fuels
  • south america
  • United Kingdom
  • water risk
  • water stress
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High Water Stress Jeopardizes One-Third of World’s Corn Crop

  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • Food
  • food security
  • United States
  • water risk
  • water stress
Water limits to corn production are likely to be exacerbated as climate change alters global precipitation patterns. Photo Credit: Jane/Flickr
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • Food
  • food security
  • United States
  • water risk
  • water stress
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Drought Is Only One Explanation for California’s Water Crisis

  • Aqueduct
  • california
  • United States
  • Water
  • water risk
  • water stress
A confluence of environmental, infrastructure, social, and political factors make California’s water system one of the most complex in the world. Photo Credit: USDA, Flickr 2014
  • Aqueduct
  • california
  • United States
  • Water
  • water risk
  • water stress

5 Big Energy Stories of 2013

  • Equity
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
President Barack Obama at the DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)
  • Equity
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
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Water Risks on the Rise for Three Global Energy Production Hot Spots

  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • fossil fuels
  • China
  • Energy
  • United States
  • water risk
A ship transports coal in China. Photo credit: foxxyz, Flickr
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • fossil fuels
  • China
  • Energy
  • United States
  • water risk

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