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US State and Local Ballot Measures Advancing the Energy Transition

  • Urban Mobility
  • energy efficiency
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • transport
  • transportation
  • U.S. Climate
Multiple "I Voted" stickers on a white table.
  • Urban Mobility
  • energy efficiency
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
  • transport
  • transportation
  • U.S. Climate
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How Much Should Countries Contribute to the Green Climate Fund's Replenishment?

  • adaptation finance
  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
Thermo-solar power plant in Morocco. Flickr/World Bank Photo Collection
  • adaptation finance
  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
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Why Should Governments Refill the Green Climate Fund's Coffers?

  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
A new solar project funded by the GCF will provide energy to Central Mongolia.
  • green finance
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
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Will China Seize the Biggest Green Opportunity of the Coming Decade?

  • National Climate Action
  • China
  • finance
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
The Belt and Road could finance much-needed renewable energy.
  • National Climate Action
  • China
  • finance
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
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The Man Who Stopped the Mine. Q&A with Prafulla Samantara, 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize Winner

  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • extractive industries
  • human rights
  • India
  • indigenous people
  • natural resources
Prafulla Samantara, 2017 Goldman Environmental Prize winner. Photo by Goldman Environmental Foundation
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • extractive industries
  • human rights
  • India
  • indigenous people
  • natural resources
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Congress and Trump Gut Disclosure Rules for Fossil Fuel Foreign Payments

  • Finance
  • the trump administration
  • extractive industries
  • fossil fuels
  • human rights
  • investment
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas
People in Nigerian village
  • Finance
  • the trump administration
  • extractive industries
  • fossil fuels
  • human rights
  • investment
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas
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STATEMENT: WRI Welcomes U.S. Funding for Green Climate Fund

  • green finance
  • adaptation
  • climate finance
  • Energy Access
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • green finance
  • adaptation
  • climate finance
  • Energy Access
  • Green Climate Fund
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
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ADVISORY: Press Call: Will G20 Deliver on Climate and Clean Energy?

  • climate policy
  • China
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • Germany
  • international policy
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • climate policy
  • China
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • Germany
  • international policy
  • mobilizing clean energy finance

Ecuador Shows Why Communities and the Climate Need Strong Forest Rights

  • Climate
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • extractive industries
  • human rights
  • land tenure
  • oil and gas
The impacts of oil extraction in Ecuador show why secure community forest rights are necessary to protect livelihoods and the environment. Photo credit: Tomas Munita, CIFOR
  • Climate
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • extractive industries
  • human rights
  • land tenure
  • oil and gas
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Lessons from Mexico: Mobilizing Investment in Wind Power

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • climate investment funds
  • climate finance
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • sustainable development
Thanks to government-led programs supported by international partners, Mexico installed 1240 MW of wind generation capacity by 2012. Photo credit: neusbordas/Flickr
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • climate investment funds
  • climate finance
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • sustainable development
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Lessons from South Africa: Mobilizing Investment in Renewable Energy

  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate investment funds
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • sustainable development
When it comes to renewable energy, South Africa has considerable, unrealized potential. Some estimate that wind power generation potential in South Africa could reach 80.54 TWh, which could be realized with an installed capacity of 30.6 GW. Photo credit: Lollie-Pop/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate investment funds
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • renewable energy
  • sustainable development
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What Will it Take to End the “Resource Curses?”

  • access to information
  • access to justice
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas
  • Principle 10
  • resource rights
  • transparency
Chad's oil fields continue to leach chemicals, create air pollution, and degrade Lake Chad. Photo credit: Carsen ten Brink, Flickr
  • access to information
  • access to justice
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • natural resources
  • oil and gas
  • Principle 10
  • resource rights
  • transparency
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New Map Documents Natural Resource Rights in Sub-Saharan Africa

  • development
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • governance
  • land rights
  • water
A farmer stands amidst a rice farm in Burundi, Africa. Photo Credit: Flickr/IRRI Images
  • development
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • governance
  • land rights
  • water

The Green Climate Fund: From Inception to Launch

  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • investment
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • investment
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
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Helping Clean Energy Entrepreneurs Turn on the Lights in Poor Countries

  • Energy
  • Business
  • electricity
  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Energy Access
  • governance
  • improving electricity governance
  • India
  • investment
  • Kenya
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • Philippines
  • renewable energy
  • scaling environmental entrepreneurship
  • solar
  • Energy
  • Business
  • electricity
  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Energy Access
  • governance
  • improving electricity governance
  • India
  • investment
  • Kenya
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • Philippines
  • renewable energy
  • scaling environmental entrepreneurship
  • solar

Ending the "Resource Curse": Canada Commits to Make Mining More Transparent

  • Business
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • Canada
  • extractive industries
  • governance
  • natural resources
  • Business
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • Canada
  • extractive industries
  • governance
  • natural resources
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Improving Freedom of Information in Uganda

  • Equity
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • freedom of information
  • governance
  • oil and gas
  • public participation
  • Equity
  • access to justice
  • access to information
  • Africa
  • extractive industries
  • freedom of information
  • governance
  • oil and gas
  • public participation

What Exporting U.S. Natural Gas Means for the Climate

  • Energy
  • climate change
  • extractive industries
  • natural gas
  • shale gas
  • United States
  • us policy
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • extractive industries
  • natural gas
  • shale gas
  • United States
  • us policy

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