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East African Climate Groups Help Fight the COVID-19 Crisis

  • adaptation finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • coronavirus
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
People wearing masks standing in line.
  • adaptation finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • coronavirus
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts

6 Graphics Explain the Climate Feedback Loop Fueling US Fires

  • Forests
  • fires
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • climate impacts
Bobcat Fire, as seen from Monrovia, California
  • Forests
  • fires
  • climate change
  • emissions
  • climate impacts

Climate Change, Frigid Temperatures and the Polar Vortex: 3 Things to Know

  • climate science
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
  • climate impacts
polar vortex
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • extreme weather
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National Climate Assessment: U.S. Climate Action Can Avoid Tens of Thousands of Deaths, Hundreds of Billions in Damages Annually

  • U.S. Climate
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • U.S. policy
Hurricane Harvey
  • U.S. Climate
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • U.S. policy

STATEMENT: Fourth National Climate Assessment Confirms Climate Change Will Affect All Regions and All Sectors of U.S. Economy

  • Air Quality
  • Water Security
  • fires
  • climate science
  • natural infrastructure
  • Climate Resilience
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • health
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  • water pollution
  • pollution
  • sea level rise
  • Ocean
  • Air Quality
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  • fires
  • climate science
  • natural infrastructure
  • Climate Resilience
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • health
  • climate impacts
  • water pollution
  • pollution
  • sea level rise
  • Ocean

US Climate Finance: A Great Deal for the Nation and the World

  • U.S. Climate
  • U.S. policy
  • climate investment funds
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
School children in Kenya
  • U.S. Climate
  • U.S. policy
  • climate investment funds
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund

ADVISORY: How the U.S. Military is Responding to Sea Level Rise

  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • Climate
  • climate change
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  • sea level rise

New Studies Underscore Threats of Sea Level Rise. Will National Leaders Act?

  • U.S. Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
South Beach flooding
  • U.S. Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy

Secretary Kerry Warns: Virginia Sea Level Rise Indicative of Bigger Risks Facing Nation

  • U.S. Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
Secretary of State John Kerry laid out the connection between climate change and national security.
  • U.S. Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy

STATEMENT: President Obama’s Budget Request Outlines US Climate Funding Commitment

  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • U.S. policy
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • U.S. policy
Research

Going in the Right Direction?

Local Leaders to Federal Government: Help Us Prepare for Climate Change

  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
Flooding in Saratoga, Wyoming. Photo by SFC McGuire/Wyoming National Guard
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • climate impacts

US, Japan Pledge $4.5 Billion to Green Climate Fund, but Are the Conditions Fair?

  • Equity
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
A flooded rice field in Japan. Photo by Phil Hendley/FLICKR.
  • Equity
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
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With Compact of Mayors, Cities Lead on Tackling Climate Change at UN Summit

  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gases
  • transportation
Through the Compact of Mayors and parallel initiatives, cities are making ambitious commitments to curb emissions, adopting new greenhouse gas emissions measuring standards, and supporting the financing of low-carbon infrastructure. Photo Credit: Braden/Flickr.
  • International Climate Action
  • Cities
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gases
  • transportation

ADVISORY: WRI Experts Explain What to Expect at the UN Climate Summit

  • International Climate Action
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • International Climate Action
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • climate finance

Sea Level Rise Cuts Across Political Divide in Norfolk, Virginia

  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
Communities in the Hampton Roads region--such as Norfolk, Va., shown here--are at the front lines of sea level rise. Photo credit: Bud, Flickr
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
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Lessons from South Africa: Mobilizing Investment in Renewable Energy

  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate investment funds
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development
When it comes to renewable energy, South Africa has considerable, unrealized potential. Some estimate that wind power generation potential in South Africa could reach 80.54 TWh, which could be realized with an installed capacity of 30.6 GW. Photo credit: Lollie-Pop/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate investment funds
  • renewable energy
  • low carbon development

Florida Already Feeling Effects of Climate Change

  • Energy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • United States
Sea-level rise is a threat that is particularly acute for Florida, with its low elevation and 1,200 miles of coastline. Photo credit: maxstrz/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • United States
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What Is the Role for Transformation in Adaptation?

  • Finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate science
Authors of a paper on transformational adaptation have deemed the development of wheat-resistant maize in Africa “transformative." Photo credit: WorldFish, Flickr 2012
  • Finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • climate science

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