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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.
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INSIDER: The World Bank’s Policy Lending Can Better Support Climate Action

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  • INSIDER
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  • multilateral development banks
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People with backpacks and small children walk on a dirt road away from Antanarivo.
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6 Questions on Climate and Development for the World Bank Presidential Candidates

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The World Bank Building in Washington, DC. Flickr/Aaron Webb
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ADVISORY: WRI’s Stories to Watch 2019

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RELEASE: The Future Depends on Decoupling Business Growth from Resource Use

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The World Bank Just Overhauled its Safeguards for the First Time in 30 Years

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Cankuzo Market in Burundi
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4 Young People Providing Inspiring Solutions to Environmental Problems

  • climate change
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • innovation
Biosphere 2 in Tucson, Arizona.
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RELEASE: WRI Selects Paula Caballero to Lead Climate Program

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Many Industries Can Find Water-Energy Connections Somewhere in Their Value Chains

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  • Gender
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  • renewable energy
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  • water
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  • Energy
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How Mobile Apps Are Improving India’s Rickshaws

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  • health and road safety
  • India
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  • Urban Development
Auto ricks outside office
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  • Air Quality
  • health and road safety
  • India
  • innovation
  • transport
  • Urban Development

STATEMENT: At COP21, Heads of State and Institutions Call for Pricing Carbon

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Greater Efficiency in Aviation and Maritime: The Double Win Trajectory

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  • carbon
  • emissions
  • energy efficiency
  • global warming
  • greenhouse gases
  • innovation
  • international climate policy
The aviation and maritime sectors are an increasingly significant source of greenhouse gas emissions. Photo by Bridget Coila/Flickr.
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A Multi-Trillion Dollar Opportunity for Better Growth

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  • Energy
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  • international climate policy
  • forest restoration
A new report calls on the world to invest at least $1 trillion a year in renewable energy, among other recommendations. Photo by David Dodge/The Pembina Institute
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Q&A with Caterpillar’s Tim Lindsey: How Can Sustainability Drive Innovation?

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Caterpillar has adopted a “lean” system, which is heavily focused on eliminating all types of waste. Photo by Kim Brooks/Flickr.
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Striking the Balance

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Q&A with Dr. Karin Kemper: How Is the World Bank Addressing Climate Change?

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  • international climate policy
  • world bank
Dr. Kemper shared plans to more fully incorporate sustainability—including climate change mitigation and adaptation—into its international development agenda. Photo credit: Dhilung Kirat, Flickr 2008
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Injecting Urgency into the World Bank's Climate Change Efforts

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  • governance
  • poverty
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•	Plans for the Metro Colombo Urban Development project in Colombo, Sri Lanka, acknowledge that the metro area is highly vulnerable to flooding. Photo credit: Travlr, Flickr 2006
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