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How to Use Forests to Fend Off a Water and Energy Crisis in Colombia

  • Forests
  • Water
  • monitoring and evaluation
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • water
  • watersheds
The Sumapaz Páramo landscape near Bogotá, Colombia.
  • Forests
  • Water
  • monitoring and evaluation
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • Energy Access
  • water
  • watersheds

A Fairer and More Sustainable Post-COVID World in Latin America

  • biking
  • cities for all
  • infrastructure
  • sanitation
  • cities
  • equity
  • finance
  • Latin America
  • low carbon cities
  • low carbon development
  • multilateral development banks
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • water
Silhouette of a person with a bicycle overlooking Belo Horizonte's skyline. Photo by Mariana Gil/WRI.
  • biking
  • cities for all
  • infrastructure
  • sanitation
  • cities
  • equity
  • finance
  • Latin America
  • low carbon cities
  • low carbon development
  • multilateral development banks
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • water

Chile's Enhanced Climate Plan Sets an Example for Other Countries

  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • National Climate Action
  • paris agreement
  • coal
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • international climate policy
  • Latin America
  • renewable energy
  • water
  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
  • forest restoration
The buildings and roads of Santiago with the Andes mountains in the background.
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • National Climate Action
  • paris agreement
  • coal
  • climate change
  • Energy
  • international climate policy
  • Latin America
  • renewable energy
  • water
  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
  • forest restoration

Help for São Paulo’s Complex Water Woes: Protect and Restore Forests

  • Forests
  • Water
  • Climate Resilience
  • Water Security
  • drought
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • forest restoration
  • water
The Atibainha reservoir in Cantareira System in São Paulo during drought.
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Climate Resilience
  • Water Security
  • drought
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • forest restoration
  • water

Forests Will Protect Brazil, but Only If Brazil Protects Them

  • Forests
  • Water
  • Brazil
  • natural infrastructure
  • water
Sede do Projeto Conservador das Aguas in Brazil
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Brazil
  • natural infrastructure
  • water

Unpacking the Complex Relationship Between Forests and Water Supply in Latin America

  • Water
  • forest restoration
  • Latin America
  • natural infrastructure
  • water
  • Water Quality
pasture in Costa Rica
  • Water
  • forest restoration
  • Latin America
  • natural infrastructure
  • water
  • Water Quality

A Infraestrutura Natural pode ajudar a resolver a Crise Hídrica nas Cidades Brasileiras

  • Water
  • Cities
  • Brazil
  • Forests
  • green infrastructure
  • natural infrastructure
  • sustainable cities
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Projeto de restauração da Mata Atlântica relacionado ao Fundo de Águas do rio Guandu no estado do Rio de Janeiro
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Brazil
  • Forests
  • green infrastructure
  • natural infrastructure
  • sustainable cities
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
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A History of Untreated Sewage Sours Tobago’s Waters

  • Economics
  • economic valuation
  • caribbean
  • wastewater
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Store Bay, Tobago
  • Economics
  • economic valuation
  • caribbean
  • wastewater
  • water
  • 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
  • water risk
  • Water
  • forest monitoring
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
  • water
  • water risk

Como o Brasil pode liderar na questão do clima

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC
(São Paulo, Brasil) Fonte: Bernardo Barlach/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC

How Brazil Can Emerge as a Climate Leader

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • CAIT
  • climate change
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC
  • international climate policy
Brazil’s energy sector is now a major source of the country’s emissions and continues to become more carbon intensive as a result of greater reliance on fossil fuels. (São Paulo, Brazil) Photo by Bernardo Barlach/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Economics
  • climate policy
  • economy
  • Brazil
  • CAIT
  • climate change
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • INDC
  • international climate policy

27 Cities in Latin America & China Use New Protocol to Measure GHG Emissions

  • Energy
  • Cities
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • Top Outcome: 2014
Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • Top Outcome: 2014

Três Mapas que Ajudam a Explicar a Crise da Água em São Paulo, Brasil

  • Forests
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • deforestation
  • drought
  • Brazil
  • global forest watch
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
São Paulo, Brasil. Fonte: Fernando Stankuns/Flickr
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • deforestation
  • drought
  • Brazil
  • global forest watch
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress

Latin American Experts Need Good Data to Plan for Water Stress and a Changing Climate

  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Latin America
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Dry conditions have already cut into Brazil’s grain and coffee production. Photo credit: Nelo Mijangos/Flickr
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Latin America
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress

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

  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • China
  • shale gas
  • south america
  • United Kingdom
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress
Shale gas drilling site in Pennsylvania. Photo Credit: Nicholas Tonelli/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • business risk
  • business opportunity
  • China
  • shale gas
  • south america
  • United Kingdom
  • water
  • water risk
  • water stress

Infographic: Protecting Water Security, Promoting Energy Security

  • Energy
  • Water
  • Climate
  • shale gas
  • water
  • water risk
  • Energy
  • Water
  • Climate
  • shale gas
  • water
  • water risk
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Making Economic Valuation Count for Coastal Ecosystems in the Caribbean

  • Water
  • coral reefs
  • coastal ecosystems
  • ecosystem services
  • Economics
  • economic valuation
  • caribbean
  • fisheries
  • Food
  • oceans
  • water
People and economies across the Caribbean are dependent on coastal ecosystems—including coral reefs, mangroves, and beaches. These ecosystems provide critical habitat to commercial fisheries, attract tourists from around the world, and protect coastal communities and infrastructure. Photo Credit: Katina Rogers
  • Water
  • coral reefs
  • coastal ecosystems
  • ecosystem services
  • Economics
  • economic valuation
  • caribbean
  • fisheries
  • Food
  • oceans
  • water

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