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

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Wind Park near Kavarna, Bulgaria.
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US State and Local Ballot Measures Advancing the Energy Transition

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Multiple "I Voted" stickers on a white table.
  • Urban Mobility
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INSIDER: The World Bank’s Policy Lending Can Better Support Climate Action

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People with backpacks and small children walk on a dirt road away from Antanarivo.
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How Much Should Countries Contribute to the Green Climate Fund's Replenishment?

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Thermo-solar power plant in Morocco. Flickr/World Bank Photo Collection
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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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Why Should Governments Refill the Green Climate Fund's Coffers?

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A new solar project funded by the GCF will provide energy to Central Mongolia.
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Will China Seize the Biggest Green Opportunity of the Coming Decade?

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The Belt and Road could finance much-needed renewable energy.
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STATEMENT: WRI Welcomes U.S. Funding for Green Climate Fund

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

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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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Lessons from Mexico: Mobilizing Investment in Wind Power

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Thanks to government-led programs supported by international partners, Mexico installed 1240 MW of wind generation capacity by 2012. Photo credit: neusbordas/Flickr
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Lessons from South Africa: Mobilizing Investment in Renewable Energy

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When it comes to renewable energy, South Africa has considerable, unrealized potential. Some estimate that wind power generation potential in South Africa could reach 80.54 TWh, which could be realized with an installed capacity of 30.6 GW. Photo credit: Lollie-Pop/Flickr
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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
  • Climate
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