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5 Big Ideas to Address the Climate Crisis and Inequality in Cities

  • cities for all
  • Climate Resilience
  • Urban Mobility
  • Urban Transformations
  • Prize for Cities
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • Urban Development
People gather in the middle of a Monterrey street during sunset
  • cities for all
  • Climate Resilience
  • Urban Mobility
  • Urban Transformations
  • Prize for Cities
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • Urban Development

America Doesn’t Have to Choose Between the Economy and the Climate

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • the trump administration
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • us policy
  • wind
Solar panels at Curtis H. Stanton Energy Cente
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • the trump administration
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • us policy
  • wind

US Climate Finance: A Great Deal for the Nation and the World

  • U.S. Climate
  • the trump administration
  • climate investment funds
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • us policy
School children in Kenya
  • U.S. Climate
  • the trump administration
  • climate investment funds
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • us policy

Debunking 4 Myths About Sustainable Investing

  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
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  • Business
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership

3 Cities Taking Urban Forestry to the Next Level

  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Forests
  • Urban Development
Cherry blossoms in Washington, DC park
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Forests
  • Urban Development

ADVISORY: Transforming Transportation 2015: Smart Cities for Shared Prosperity

  • Cities
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
  • Cities
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

People-Oriented Cities: 3 Key Elements for Quality Public Transport

  • public transit
  • Cities
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Quality, user-friendly public transport systems provide a viable alternative to the private car and help build livable, accessible cities. Photo Credit: Alejandro Luna/EMBARQ Mexico
  • public transit
  • Cities
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

Demystifying Transit-Oriented Development

  • Climate
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Energy Access
  • GHG emissions
  • health
  • road safety
  • Mexico
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Transit-oriented development strategies can help urban areas develop sustainably, uniting land use, transport planning, and urban design to create more people-oriented cities. Pictured: Small businesses and pedestrians at a hub near Mexico City’s Metrobús bus rapid transit (BRT) system. Photo credit: Justin Swan/Flickr
  • Climate
  • Cities
  • Air Quality
  • Energy Access
  • GHG emissions
  • health
  • road safety
  • Mexico
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

A Safe City is a Just City

  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • road safety
  • 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
  • road safety
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Research

Weaving the Net

U.S. Signals the End of Public Money for Coal-Fired Power

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • multilateral development banks
  • world bank
U.S. public financing for overseas coal-fired power is likely coming to an end. Photo credit: Mike_tn, Flickr
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • multilateral development banks
  • world bank

RELEASE: New Guidance Will Help Financial Institutions Measure Emissions from Lending and Investment Portfolios

  • Business
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • emissions
  • financial institutions
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • Business
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • emissions
  • financial institutions
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • Water
  • natural infrastructure
  • water risk

Overview of Delivering on the Clean Energy Economy

  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
  • solar

Water Risk on the Rise

  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • maps
  • Water
  • water risk
Businesses are waking up to the risks water can pose to their operations and bottom line. (Credit: The National Guard/Flickr).
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • maps
  • Water
  • water risk

Shifting Global Investments To Clean Energy

  • Energy
  • Business
  • fossil fuels
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • low carbon development
  • Energy
  • Business
  • fossil fuels
  • aligning profit and environmental sustainability
  • low carbon development

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