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As Cities Grow Across Africa, They Must Plan for Water Security

  • water scarcity
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Water insecurity in African cities
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A Green Recovery Starts with Cities

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RELEASE: National governments can reap $12 trillion in returns, create millions of new jobs, reduce emissions through low-carbon investments in cities

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INSIDER: How Land Use Paints a Clearer Picture of Urban Life

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5 Big Ideas to Address the Climate Crisis and Inequality in Cities

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RELEASE: South Africa Joins WRI, Coalition for Urban Transitions in Supporting Green and Equitable Urban Recovery After COVID-19

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How Some U.S. Cities Are Working to Align Energy Markets with Their Clean Energy Goals

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Green Space: An Underestimated Tool to Create More Equal Cities

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As the UN Turns 75, Countries Should Embrace a Shared Vision of a Fairer, Safer and More Sustainable Future

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A Fairer and More Sustainable Post-COVID World in Latin America

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Silhouette of a person with a bicycle overlooking Belo Horizonte's skyline. Photo by Mariana Gil/WRI.
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Collaboration on Nature-Based Solutions is Key to Resilient City Infrastructure

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Cross-agency collaboration and investing in blue-green infrastructure resulted in Singapore’s redesigned Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park.
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In the Distance: Clean Air Post-COVID-19

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4 Investment Areas to Stimulate China's Economy After COVID-19

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Installation of solar photovoltaic panels on the roofs of the Hongqiao Passenger Rail Terminal in Shanghai, China.
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Safer, More Sustainable Transport in a Post-COVID-19 World

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  • transportation
  • Governance
New York City transit workers sanitize subway cars and stations
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