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

  • world bank
  • International Climate Action
  • financial institutions
  • multilateral development banks
  • adaptation finance
Wind Park near Kavarna, Bulgaria.
  • world bank
  • International Climate Action
  • financial institutions
  • multilateral development banks
  • adaptation finance

Las comunidades del Gran Chaco Americano se están organizando para resistir el cambio climático

  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • floods
  • local impacts
  • adaptation
  • resilience
A woman holding a tablet to take photos of an outdoor region.
  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • floods
  • local impacts
  • adaptation
  • resilience

Communities in South America's Gran Chaco Are Organizing to Withstand Climate Change

  • Climate
  • floods
  • local impacts
  • resilience
  • climate change
  • adaptation
A woman holding a tablet to take photos of an outdoor region.
  • Climate
  • floods
  • local impacts
  • resilience
  • climate change
  • adaptation
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INSIDER: The World Bank’s Policy Lending Can Better Support Climate Action

  • coronavirus
  • green finance
  • INSIDER
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • multilateral development banks
  • world bank
People with backpacks and small children walk on a dirt road away from Antanarivo.
  • coronavirus
  • green finance
  • INSIDER
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • multilateral development banks
  • world bank
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Why Disaster Preparedness Cannot Wait

  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • Commentary
  • disaster risk management
  • floods
  • local impacts
 Monsoons in Chennai
  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • Commentary
  • disaster risk management
  • floods
  • local impacts
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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
Data

Aqueduct Floods Hazard Maps

  • Aqueduct
  • water
  • floods
  • Aqueduct
  • water
  • floods
News
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • resilience
  • adaptation
  • water
  • water risk
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Flooded street in Thailand
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • water
Research
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In Gorakhpur, India, Citizens Use Nature to Prevent Floods

  • Cities
  • floods
  • adaptation
Waterlogged housing in Gorakhpur, India
  • Cities
  • floods
  • adaptation
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How Does a Flood-prone City Run Out of Water? Inside Chennai’s “Day Zero” Crisis

  • Water
  • Cities
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • India
  • Urban Development
  • water
  • water stress
Chennai
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • India
  • Urban Development
  • water
  • water stress
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6 Questions on Climate and Development for the World Bank Presidential Candidates

  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • world bank
The World Bank Building in Washington, DC. Flickr/Aaron Webb
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • world bank

Keeping Heads Above Water: Lessons for Building Resilience After Flooding in South Asia and Texas

  • floods
  • resilience
  • climate change
  • sea level rise
  • stormwater
Escapees from hurricane flooding.
  • floods
  • resilience
  • climate change
  • sea level rise
  • stormwater
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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
  • logging
  • palm oil
Young orangutan
  • Climate
  • floods
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Business
  • climate change
  • Indonesia
  • logging
  • palm oil
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The World Bank Just Overhauled its Safeguards for the First Time in 30 Years

  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • world bank
Cankuzo Market in Burundi
  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • world bank
News

RELEASE: WRI Selects Paula Caballero to Lead Climate Program

  • COP21
  • paris agreement
  • climate legislation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • world bank
  • COP21
  • paris agreement
  • climate legislation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • world bank
Outcomes

More Global Organizations and Investment Firms Use Aqueduct to Manage Water Risk

  • Aqueduct
  • Water
  • water risk
  • floods
  • Top Outcome: 2015
Flooded street in Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Aqueduct
  • Water
  • water risk
  • floods
  • Top Outcome: 2015
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Learning from Disaster: Chennai Flood Offers a Personal Lesson for Climate Adaptation

  • International Climate Action
  • floods
  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • adaptation
  • Climate agreement
  • India
  • WRI India
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  • International Climate Action
  • floods
  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • adaptation
  • Climate agreement
  • India
  • WRI India

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