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How to Prevent City Climate Action from Becoming "Green Gentrification"

  • Climate Equity
  • adaptation
  • cities
  • environmental justice
  • people-oriented cities
Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn, New York. Photo by Robert Wolcheck/Flickr
  • Climate Equity
  • adaptation
  • cities
  • environmental justice
  • people-oriented cities
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To Fix City Slums, Don't Just Knock Them Down: Involve Residents in Upgrading Efforts

  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • Indonesia
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation
View of one of the many informal settlements the city of Surabaya, Indonesia has upgraded since the 1960s with input and participation from residents. Photo by Peter Edelman.
  • Cities
  • cities for all
  • housing
  • governance
  • Indonesia
  • people-oriented cities
  • poverty
  • public participation

P4G Partnerships at Work: Green Logistics in China, Fighting Food Waste in Indonesia and ZEBRA Transit in Latin America

  • Indonesia
  • China
  • Mexico
  • Climate Resilience
  • NDC partnership
  • ndcsdg
  • sustainable development goals
  • Sustainable Development Goal 17
Package recycling station
  • Indonesia
  • China
  • Mexico
  • Climate Resilience
  • NDC partnership
  • ndcsdg
  • sustainable development goals
  • Sustainable Development Goal 17
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INSIDER: How Countries Can Still Shape the Vision and Ambition of the Paris Agreement

  • INSIDER
  • NDC partnership
  • paris agreement
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • equity
  • INSIDER
  • NDC partnership
  • paris agreement
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • equity
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RELEASE: 15 Transport and Tech Companies Sign the Shared Mobility Principles for Livable Cities

  • biking
  • car sharing
  • Urban Mobility
  • low carbon development
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • biking
  • car sharing
  • Urban Mobility
  • low carbon development
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
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Creating an “Arc of Ambition” with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres

  • NDC partnership
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations
António Guterres
  • NDC partnership
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations

ADVISORY: Rethinking Urban Transportation: How Can Cycling And Public Space Contribute to Better Cities?

  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • transport
  • transportation
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NDC Partnership Rocks Marrakech

  • COP22
  • National Climate Action
  • NDC partnership
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
People at the launch of the NDC Partnership
  • COP22
  • National Climate Action
  • NDC partnership
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement

WRI Statement on 2050 Climate Strategies of the United States, Canada and Mexico

  • Energy
  • NDC partnership
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • international climate policy
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • UNFCCC
  • wind
  • Energy
  • NDC partnership
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • international climate policy
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • UNFCCC
  • wind
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Germany Becomes First Country to Release a 2050 Emissions-Reduction Plan

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • NDC partnership
  • climate change
  • Germany
  • GHG emissions
  • international climate policy
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • UNFCCC
  • wind
Wind turbines
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • NDC partnership
  • climate change
  • Germany
  • GHG emissions
  • international climate policy
  • renewable energy
  • solar
  • UNFCCC
  • wind
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NDC Partnership to Help Countries Realize Promise of Paris Agreement

  • climatewatch
  • COP22
  • National Climate Action
  • NDC partnership
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • climatewatch
  • COP22
  • National Climate Action
  • NDC partnership
  • paris agreement
  • climate policy
  • Climate
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INSIDER: New Database Helps Countries Navigate the Complexities of Support for Climate Action

  • INSIDER
  • National Climate Action
  • NDC partnership
  • CAIT
  • INSIDER
  • National Climate Action
  • NDC partnership
  • CAIT
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STATEMENT: WRI Welcomes the Adoption of the New Urban Agenda

  • Urban Mobility
  • UN-Habitat
  • Cities
  • Energy
  • energy efficiency
  • low carbon development
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
  • Urban Mobility
  • UN-Habitat
  • Cities
  • Energy
  • energy efficiency
  • low carbon development
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • Urban Development
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People-Oriented Cities: Smarter Driving, Smarter Cities

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • road safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
Transport demand management strategies help wane commuters off the private car and make sustainable transport alternatives more viable, easing congestion and improving quality of life in cities. Photo Credit: Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • road safety
  • transport
  • transportation
  • Urban Development
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People-Oriented Cities: Mixed-Use Development Creates Social and Economic Benefits

  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable development
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation
Mixed-use development combined with pedestrianization on Mexico City’s Calle Madero promotes sustainable, prosperous communities. Photo Credit: Julius Reque/Flickr.
  • bus rapid transit (BRT)
  • people-oriented cities
  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable development
  • transit-oriented development (TOD)
  • transport
  • transportation

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