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5 Ways the World Bank’s Climate Action Plan Could Go Further

  • world bank
  • International Climate Action
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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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People with backpacks and small children walk on a dirt road away from Antanarivo.
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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
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  • IPCC
Heidelberg, Germany
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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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PODCAST: "Everything Counts": Unpacking the IPCC's 1.5° Report

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

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Wiping down rooftop solar panels in Mumbai.
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INSIDER: Ministers to Advance Climate Negotiations and Keep the Spirit of the Paris Agreement Alive

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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
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Cattle
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Blockbuster Climate Report Tells Us It's Vital to Remove Carbon from the Air

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

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Coal plant
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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

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Manila flooding
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8 Things You Need to Know About the IPCC 1.5˚C Report

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Polar bear
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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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RELEASE: WRI Selects Paula Caballero to Lead Climate Program

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

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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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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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•	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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