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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
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When Adaptation Is Not Enough: Paris Agreement Recognizes “Loss and Damage”

  • Climate Resilience
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  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
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  • UNFCCC
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Flooding in Sri Lanka
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Adapting from the Ground Up

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INSIDER: What Can Paris Achieve on Adaptation?

  • Climate Resilience
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  • Climate Resilience
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RELEASE: New Report calls for Large-Scale Solutions to Climate Change

  • Climate Resilience
  • India
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  • WRI India
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  • India
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  • WRI India
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Scaling Success

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Thinking Big on Climate Change Adaptation: Scaling Rainfed Agriculture Projects in India

  • India
  • Climate
  • adaptation
  • agriculture
  • climate change
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  • WRI India
Numerous small-scale adaptation projects are underway across India’s rainfed regions. (Madhya Pradesh, India) Photo by Rajarshi Mitra/Flickr.
  • India
  • Climate
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  • agriculture
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  • WRI India
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By the Numbers: Economic Impacts of Climate Change in the Lower Mekong Basin

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  • economy
  • vulnerability
The Lower Mekong River Basin (LMB) spans Laos, Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam, and supports **60 million people**. The region is also widely recognized as highly vulnerable to the impacts of climate change. Photo credit: William Cho, Flickr
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Transforming Transportation 2015: Turning Momentum into Action

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  • sustainable cities
  • sustainable cities initiative
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  • Urban Development
2015 provides three big opportunities to build global momentum around the course for change. Photo by Mariana Gil/EMBARQ Brasil.
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  • Cities
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Why Cities are the Solution to Climate Change: Q&A with Ani Dasgupta

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  • 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.
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  • climate change
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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
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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
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  • transport
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Going in the Right Direction?

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How Can Adaptation Finance Help the Most Vulnerable Communities?

  • International Climate Action
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  • COP20
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Ensuring funding meets the adaptation needs of communities remains a challenge. (Paoay, Philippines) Photo by Ilocos Norte/Flickr.
  • International Climate Action
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  • Finance
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Intelligent Imagining: Scenarios to Manage Water as the Climate Changes

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  • adaptation
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • water
  • watersheds
A watershed in the Central American Dryland Corridor, a protected area meant to foster biodiversity and sustainable development, in Trifinio, Guatemala. Photo Credit: Paul Reig/WRI
  • Water
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  • water
  • watersheds
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Climate Summit: Creating Better and More Sustainable Cities

  • International Climate Action
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  • climate change
  • low carbon development
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  • 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

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