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INSIDER: Can a Traffic-light System Help China End Environmentally Harmful Overseas Investments?

  • INSIDER
  • fossil fuels
  • China
  • finance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
A hanging traffic light with a clear blue sky in the background.
  • INSIDER
  • fossil fuels
  • China
  • finance
  • renewable energy
  • renewables

Ensuring a "Just Transition": 5 Priorities to Make Climate Action Benefit Low-Income and Disadvantaged Groups

  • Climate
  • COP25
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • equity
  • Gender
  • indigenous people
  • poverty
A youth group marching in Paris, with a banner that says "climate justice = social justice." Photo by Andreas Link/Young FoEE
  • Climate
  • COP25
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate policy
  • Climate Equity
  • equity
  • Gender
  • indigenous people
  • poverty
Insights

To Fix City Slums, Don't Just Knock Them Down: Involve Residents in Upgrading Efforts

  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation
View of one of the many informal settlements the city of Surabaya, Indonesia has upgraded since the 1960s with input and participation from residents. Photo by Peter Edelman.
  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation
Initiatives

Energy Access Explorer

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Urban Transformations: In Pune, India, Waste Pickers Go from Trash to Treasure

  • Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • waste
  • human rights
  • India
  • poverty
Members of a waste-pickers cooperative push collection carts along the streets of Pune, India
  • Cities
  • Urban Transformations
  • waste
  • human rights
  • India
  • poverty
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Prepared Communities

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Informal Workers Make Cities Work For All: 3 Stories from Thailand, India and Colombia

  • cities for all
  • Cities
  • poverty
  • world resources report
Choral Mauladia, a street vendor and trade unionist in Ahmedabad. Photo: Getty Images Reportage.
  • cities for all
  • Cities
  • poverty
  • world resources report
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India’s Renewable Energy Push: A Win-Win for Job Creation and Electricity Access

  • Equity
  • Energy
  • governance
  • India
  • poverty
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • wind
Solar engineers in Tinginaput, India
  • Equity
  • Energy
  • governance
  • India
  • poverty
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • wind
Insights

INSIDER: Tracking Adaptation at the National Level: Making Progress in Fiji

  • INSIDER
  • climate policy
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
Fiji is preparing best practices for how countries can set goals for adapting for climate change.
  • INSIDER
  • climate policy
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
Slum in Bangkok,
  • Buildings
  • Cities
  • human rights
  • poverty
Insights

What Can We Learn from Thailand’s Inclusive Approach to Upgrading Informal Settlements?

  • human rights
  • poverty
  • Thailand
  • Urban Development
Housing along the canals in Bangkok.
  • human rights
  • poverty
  • Thailand
  • Urban Development

INSIDER: What’s Your Benchmark? Using the GFW Climate Platform to Identify Clearer Targets

  • Forests
  • INSIDER
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Climate
  • REDD
  • Forests
  • INSIDER
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Climate
  • REDD

Global Efforts to Tackle Poverty and Climate Change Must Come Together

  • Climate
  • Food
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • poverty
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
  • united nations
This week, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon will address two of the most pressing challenges of our time: poverty and climate change. Photo credit: M. DeFreese/CIMMYT
  • Climate
  • Food
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • poverty
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
  • united nations
Insights

Climate Change Adaptation in Rural India: A Green Infrastructure Approach

  • Climate
  • ecosystem services
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • green infrastructure
  • India
  • natural resources
  • poverty
  • public participation
  • Water
  • watersheds
  • Climate
  • ecosystem services
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • green infrastructure
  • India
  • natural resources
  • poverty
  • public participation
  • Water
  • watersheds
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