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The Ocean Genome Helps Fight Disease: Here's How We Save It

  • conservation
  • coronavirus
  • biodiversity
  • equity
  • international policy
  • oceans
  • protected areas
Algae, corals and fish in an ocean gully.
  • conservation
  • coronavirus
  • biodiversity
  • equity
  • international policy
  • oceans
  • protected areas
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Earth Day at 50: Five Ways to Honor the Legacy and Change the World

  • Governance
  • Climate
  • Economics
  • coronavirus
  • climate change
  • international policy
Black and white photo of a crowd and speaker outside the University of Michigan for the first Earth Day in 1970.
  • Governance
  • Climate
  • Economics
  • coronavirus
  • climate change
  • international policy
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What You Need to Know About Article 6 of the Paris Agreement

  • National Climate Action
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Wind turbines in Southern California
  • National Climate Action
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
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New Climate Economy

Most of women covered by NHLP now have access to fresh vegetables for their meals and can even supply their surplus to be sold in the local market.
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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
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
Bicycle rickshaws in Mumbai, India
  • Climate Resilience
  • India
  • Economics
  • Urban Mobility
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
News

ADVISORY: Press Call: Will G20 Deliver on Climate and Clean Energy?

  • climate policy
  • China
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • Germany
  • international policy
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • climate policy
  • China
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • Germany
  • international policy
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
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RELEASE: New WRI Paper Shows How to Deliver on the Paris Agreement

  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC

US-China Climate Change Announcement Signals New Phase for Global Action

  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • China
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
As China prepares to lead the G20, it is well-positioned to set an example. Photo by The Climate Group/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • China
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
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What’s On the Table at Bonn Climate Talks?

  • Climate
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Negotiators gather at the World Conference Center in Bonn, Germany. Photo by Shubert Ciencia/Flickr
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
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Jump-starting Clean Energy Access for the World

  • Energy
  • Finance
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • regulation
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
Solar home systems in Bangladesh. Photo by ILO/Flickr/
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • regulation
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
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3 Big Issues to Watch at the Geneva Climate Talks

  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Geneva, Switzerland. Photo by emilestefanov/Flickr
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
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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
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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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.
  • Cities
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • climate change
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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Want Healthy, Thriving Cities? Tackle Traffic Safety First

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation
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.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • Cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation
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International Development Finance Club Commits $89 Billion to Climate Finance in 2013

  • Climate
  • economy
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • green economy
  • international policy
The IDFC can direct more finance to adaptation. Photo by University College London/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • economy
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • green economy
  • international policy
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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
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The Plain Bad Economics of Today’s Energy Prices

  • Energy
  • climate change
  • coal
  • international policy
  • oil and gas
  • renewable energy
Coal is the most damaging fuel, and yet almost no countries tax it at all, and some actively subsidize it. Photo credit: Raimond Spekking, Wikimedia Commons
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • coal
  • international policy
  • oil and gas
  • renewable energy
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3 Key Themes from the Bonn Climate Talks

  • Energy
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Adaptation was a central theme of the Bonn climate talks. Photo credit: CGIAR Climate, Flickr
  • Energy
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC

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

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