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Can Climate Change the IMF?

  • IMF
  • Climate
  • climate change
International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva opening speech
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  • Climate
  • climate change
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PODCAST: How Green Fiscal Policies Can Help Save the Planet

  • carbon pricing
  • IMF
  • podcasts
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
solar panels
  • carbon pricing
  • IMF
  • podcasts
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
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How the International Monetary Fund Is Waking Up to the Financial Risks of the Climate Crisis

  • Economics
  • IMF
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • finance
  • fossil fuels
Extraction machine coal mine coal mining excavator
  • Economics
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  • climate change
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Green Growth for the Commonwealth: Ready for Phase Three

  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
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  • transport
Bicycle rickshaws in Mumbai, India
  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
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The IMF and Climate Change: Three Things Christine Lagarde Can Do to Cement Her Legacy on Climate

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  • climate finance
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  • finance
  • international climate policy
Christine Lagarde, head of IMF.
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Transforming Transportation 2015: Turning Momentum into Action

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
2015 provides three big opportunities to build global momentum around the course for change. Photo by Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
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  • sustainable cities initiative
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Why Cities are the Solution to Climate Change: Q&A with Ani Dasgupta

  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
The ‘smart city’ has become quite a buzzword, but there’s still not enough clarity around what it means for a city to be truly smart. Photo by EMBARQ/Flickr.
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Want Healthy, Thriving Cities? Tackle Traffic Safety First

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
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  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
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One of the best ways cities can become safer for all is through sustainable transport systems like bus rapid transit (BRT). Photo by EMBARQ Brasil/Flickr.
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  • Cities
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Climate Summit: Creating Better and More Sustainable Cities

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • Urban Development
Beijing bicyclists. Photo Credit: Rich Bee/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • 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
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  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • sustainable cities
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  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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IMF Experts and Others Envision a World without Energy Subsidies

  • IMF
  • Energy
  • finance
  • investment
  • oil and gas
  • renewable energy
  • taxes
When factoring in externalities, fossil fuel subsidies ring in at $2 trillion per year. Photo credit: Steven Straiton, Flickr
  • IMF
  • Energy
  • finance
  • investment
  • oil and gas
  • renewable energy
  • taxes

Zipcar’s Purchase by Avis: Car Sharing Success or Failure?

  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transportation
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transportation

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