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For a 1.5 C World, Cities Must Go Carbon Neutral. They Can’t Do It Alone.

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Climate
  • global warming
  • IPCC
Heidelberg, Germany
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  • Climate
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PODCAST: "Everything Counts": Unpacking the IPCC's 1.5° Report

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • podcasts
  • climate science
  • climate change
Land restoration projects like this one in Colombia can help limit warming to 1.5 degrees. (WRI)
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • podcasts
  • climate science
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IPCC 1.5° Report: We Need to Build and Live Differently in Cities

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Cities
  • low carbon development
Wiping down rooftop solar panels in Mumbai.
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Cities
  • low carbon development
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INSIDER: Ministers to Advance Climate Negotiations and Keep the Spirit of the Paris Agreement Alive

  • COP24
  • INSIDER
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • National Climate Action
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • COP24
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Without Changing Diets, Agriculture Alone Could Produce Enough Emissions to Surpass 1.5°C of Global Warming

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • Climate-Friendly Diets
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • Food
  • IPCC
Cattle
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  • Climate-Friendly Diets
  • agriculture
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  • IPCC
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Blockbuster Climate Report Tells Us It's Vital to Remove Carbon from the Air

  • carbon removal
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate change
Community tree planting in Ethiopia. Carbon removal by trees will be vital to meeting climate goals. Flickr/USAID
  • carbon removal
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According to New IPCC Report, the World Is on Track to Exceed its “Carbon Budget” in 12 Years

  • carbon budget
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • IPCC
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Half a Degree and a World Apart: The Difference in Climate Impacts Between 1.5˚C and 2˚C of Warming

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • IPCC
  • local impacts
Manila flooding
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  • climate science
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8 Things You Need to Know About the IPCC 1.5˚C Report

  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • local impacts
Polar bear
  • IPCC 1.5°C Report
  • climate science
  • adaptation
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  • emissions
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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
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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
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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
  • Brazil
  • Cities
  • India
  • Mexico
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
  • traffic safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development

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

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

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