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Pressing Questions About Ecosystem Restoration, Answered

  • restoration
  • forest restoration
  • agriculture
  • deforestation
  • Ocean
Farmer tends to a seaweed farm in Nusa Penida, Indonesia
  • restoration
  • forest restoration
  • agriculture
  • deforestation
  • Ocean
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4 Ocean-based Solutions to Advance Climate Action Through NDCs

  • Ocean
  • carbon removal
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • National Climate Action
  • coastal ecosystems
  • carbon
  • fisheries
  • oceans
  • renewable energy
  • transport
  • transportation
Windmills on the coastline of Tenedos, Turkey. Photo by Efe Kurnaz/Unsplash
  • Ocean
  • carbon removal
  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • National Climate Action
  • coastal ecosystems
  • carbon
  • fisheries
  • oceans
  • renewable energy
  • transport
  • transportation
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4 Opportunities to Shore Up the World's Coastal Ecosystems and Communities

  • Ocean
  • infrastructure
  • resilience
  • coast
  • coastal ecosystems
  • governance
  • natural infrastructure
  • oceans
The coastal city of Sisal in Mexico.
  • Ocean
  • infrastructure
  • resilience
  • coast
  • coastal ecosystems
  • governance
  • natural infrastructure
  • oceans
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7 Ways to Bridge the Blue Finance Gap

  • Ocean
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • economy
  • biodiversity
  • finance
  • oceans
An coral reef with fish.
  • Ocean
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • economy
  • biodiversity
  • finance
  • oceans
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Leveraging the Ocean's Carbon Removal Potential

  • Ocean
  • Climate
  • carbon removal
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • climate change
  • carbon
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • governance
  • oceans
  • restoration
An ocean next to a cityscape.
  • Ocean
  • Climate
  • carbon removal
  • explainer
  • coastal ecosystems
  • climate change
  • carbon
  • carbon capture and storage (CCS)
  • governance
  • oceans
  • restoration
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6 Keys to Turn Coastal Resilience Plans into Action

  • Climate Resilience
  • adaptation finance
  • bike sharing
  • disaster risk management
  • disasters
  • climate change
  • Ocean
A man wheels a megaphone mounted on bicycle along a neighborhood path in Bangladesh.
  • Climate Resilience
  • adaptation finance
  • bike sharing
  • disaster risk management
  • disasters
  • climate change
  • Ocean
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Plastic Is Your Frenemy

  • economy
  • Ocean
Plastic litter along Singapore’s East Coast Parkway
  • economy
  • Ocean
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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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Satellite image from Nasa
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Bad Air to Better Oceans: 6 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2018

  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Ocean
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Aqueduct
  • stories to watch
  • Air Quality
  • climate change
  • forest restoration
  • international climate policy
  • oceans
  • oil and gas
  • pollution
  • UNFCCC
  • us policy
  • water risk
  • water stress
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Ocean
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Aqueduct
  • stories to watch
  • Air Quality
  • climate change
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  • international climate policy
  • oceans
  • oil and gas
  • pollution
  • UNFCCC
  • us policy
  • water risk
  • water stress
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Careers at WRI

  • Forests
  • Food
  • Water
  • Ocean
  • Business
  • Governance
  • Forests
  • Food
  • Water
  • Ocean
  • Business
  • Governance
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Protect Wildlife, Save Oceans and Reduce Civic Unrest—With Data

  • Ocean
  • Forests
  • Water
  • data visualization
  • data
  • environmental democracy
  • sustainable development
Global Fishing Watch uses satellite data to track fishing vessels around the world in near-real time. Image by Global Fishing Watch
  • Ocean
  • Forests
  • Water
  • data visualization
  • data
  • environmental democracy
  • sustainable development
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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
  • transportation
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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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