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5 Big Ideas to Address the Climate Crisis and Inequality in Cities

  • cities for all
  • Climate Resilience
  • Urban Mobility
  • Urban Transformations
  • Prize for Cities
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
People gather in the middle of a Monterrey street during sunset
  • cities for all
  • Climate Resilience
  • Urban Mobility
  • Urban Transformations
  • Prize for Cities
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
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It’s Time for US Federal Contractors to Measure their Carbon Footprints

  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • greenhouse gases
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  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • Business
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • greenhouse gases

3 Cities Taking Urban Forestry to the Next Level

  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Forests
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
Cherry blossoms in Washington, DC park
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Forests
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development

ADVISORY: Transforming Transportation 2015: Smart Cities for Shared Prosperity

  • Cities
  • transport
  • Urban Development
  • Cities
  • transport
  • Urban Development

People-Oriented Cities: 3 Key Elements for Quality Public Transport

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Quality, user-friendly public transport systems provide a viable alternative to the private car and help build livable, accessible cities. Photo Credit: Alejandro Luna/EMBARQ Mexico
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

Demystifying Transit-Oriented Development

  • Climate
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Energy Access
  • GHG emissions
  • health
  • health and road safety
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • traffic safety
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Transit-oriented development strategies can help urban areas develop sustainably, uniting land use, transport planning, and urban design to create more people-oriented cities. Pictured: Small businesses and pedestrians at a hub near Mexico City’s Metrobús bus rapid transit (BRT) system. Photo credit: Justin Swan/Flickr
  • Climate
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Energy Access
  • GHG emissions
  • health
  • health and road safety
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • sustainable cities
  • traffic safety
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

A Safe City is a Just City

  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
In Rio de Janeiro, proximity to transport is key to ensuring that residents have access to jobs and opportunities within the city. Photo Credit: EMBARQ-Brazil
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Research

Weaving the Net

RELEASE: New Guidance Will Help Financial Institutions Measure Emissions from Lending and Investment Portfolios

  • Business
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • emissions
  • business risk
  • investment
  • financial institutions
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • Business
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • emissions
  • business risk
  • investment
  • financial institutions
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting

A New, One-Stop Shop for Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data

  • climate change
  • emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting

33 Cities Test New Framework for Community-Scale Greenhouse Gas Inventories

  • Cities
  • Brazil
  • Asia
  • China
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • emissions inventories
  • Europe
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • UNFCCC
  • Cities
  • Brazil
  • Asia
  • China
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • emissions inventories
  • Europe
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • UNFCCC

Tracking Greenhouse Gases: 3 Factors for Successful National Inventories

  • climate change
  • emissions inventories
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • UNFCCC
  • climate change
  • emissions inventories
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • UNFCCC

Charting the Midwest

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