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

  • world bank
  • International Climate Action
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Wind Park near Kavarna, Bulgaria.
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Outcomes
A seaweed farmer in Nusa Penida, Indonesia. Photo by pradeep_kmpk14/iStock
  • Top Outcome: 2020
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A factory worker assembles solar panels in Dezhou, China. Photo by Cultura Creative RF/Alamy
  • Top Outcome: 2020
Outcomes
Bikers are protected by road barriers in India. Photo by Rajeev Malagi/WRI India.
  • Top Outcome: 2020
Outcomes
A chef composts vegetable scraps. Photo by stockstudioX/iStock
  • Top Outcome: 2020
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Climate activist in Mexico City, Mexico. Photo by Diego Rodriguez via 350.org/Flickr
  • Top Outcome: 2020

Mexico Adds Fundamental Right to Mobility to Its Constitution

  • Top Outcome: 2020
  • Urban Mobility
Bikers, skateboarders and cars coexist in Merida, Mexico. Photo by Megapress/Alamy
  • Top Outcome: 2020
  • Urban Mobility
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Government-installed solar panels in the village of Weepatando in Sumba island, Indonesia. Photo by Asian Development Bank/Flickr
  • Top Outcome: 2020
Outcomes
A woman paints pedestrian lanes on a road in São Paulo, Brazil. Photo by Victor Moriyama/WRI Brasil
  • Top Outcome: 2020
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Coastal town in Silhouette, Seychelles. Photo by Ian Badenhorst/Unsplash
  • Top Outcome: 2020
Outcomes
A forest in West Bengali, India. Photo by Suprakash Shown/Unsplash
  • Top Outcome: 2020
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INSIDER: The World Bank’s Policy Lending Can Better Support Climate Action

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  • INSIDER
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People with backpacks and small children walk on a dirt road away from Antanarivo.
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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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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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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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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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  • finance
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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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  • sustainable development goals
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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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