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Community meeting in Tanzania. Photo by uusc4all/Flickr
  • Governance
  • Top Outcome: 2017
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By the Numbers: Economic Impacts of Climate Change in the Lower Mekong Basin

  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • 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
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • economy
  • vulnerability
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What Does the “Pathway to Paris” Mean for Adaptation?

  • International Climate Action
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • Adaptation and the Private Sector
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • COP20
  • extreme weather
A growing number of studies show that communities around the world are already experiencing the effects of climate change in the form of extreme heat, unpredictable weather and sea level rise. (Punjab region, Pakistan) Photo by Tariq Saeed/IRIN.
  • International Climate Action
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • Adaptation and the Private Sector
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • COP20
  • extreme weather
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Going in the Right Direction?

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Quick Perspective on UN Secretary-General’s Vision for a Post-2015 Agenda

  • Governance
  • Finance
  • climate change
  • development
  • finance
  • human rights
  • IPCC
  • millennium development goals
  • poverty
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
  • sustainable strategy
  • united nations
Photo by UNDP via OXFAM/Flickr.
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • climate change
  • development
  • finance
  • human rights
  • IPCC
  • millennium development goals
  • poverty
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
  • sustainable strategy
  • united nations
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How Can Adaptation Finance Help the Most Vulnerable Communities?

  • International Climate Action
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • COP20
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • vulnerability
Ensuring funding meets the adaptation needs of communities remains a challenge. (Paoay, Philippines) Photo by Ilocos Norte/Flickr.
  • International Climate Action
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • COP20
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • vulnerability

ADVISORY: Latin American Countries to Launch Initiative 20x20 to Restore 20 Million Hectares of Degraded Land

  • Forests
  • Governance
  • COP20
  • forest restoration
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • Forests
  • Governance
  • COP20
  • forest restoration
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC

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

  • Governance
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
A flooded rice field in Japan. Photo by Phil Hendley/FLICKR.
  • Governance
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund

Nicaragua’s Indigenous Peoples Protect their Forests Even Without Government Support

  • Forests
  • Governance
  • deforestation
  • human rights
  • land rights
Nicaragua's government recognizes 49 percent of the country's forests as community forests--but it wasn't always this way. Photo credit: Lon&Queta, Flickr
  • Forests
  • Governance
  • deforestation
  • human rights
  • land rights
Insights

5 Reasons To Watch NYC’s Climate Summit

  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Finance
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • business opportunity
  • CAIT
  • carbon monitoring
  • China
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate policy
  • vulnerability
UN headquarters in New York City (Photo credit United Nations)
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Finance
  • Governance
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • Asia
  • business opportunity
  • CAIT
  • carbon monitoring
  • China
  • Climate
  • Climate agreement
  • climate policy
  • vulnerability
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Securing Rights for People and the Climate in Africa

  • Food
  • Forests
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Cameroon
  • carbon
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Way back to Lukolela  View on the way back to Lukolela, Democratic Republic of Congo.   Photo by Ollivier Girard for CIFOR   Center for International Forestry Research
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Governance
  • Finance
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Cameroon
  • carbon
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
Multimedia

A Farmer In Africa: Balancing Property Rights With National Needs

  • Food
  • Governance
  • land rights
  • Food
  • Governance
  • land rights
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Towards A New Global Development Agenda: 5 Key Questions

  • Governance
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • development
  • millennium development goals
  • poverty
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
  • Governance
  • Climate agreement
  • climate change
  • development
  • millennium development goals
  • poverty
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals

What Does Environmental Democracy Look Like?

  • Energy
  • Governance
  • Access Initiative
  • Climate
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • renewable energy
Eight years ago, developers proposed a five-dam project on the Baker and Pascua Rivers in Patagonia, Chile. While they projected that the hydropower would produce 2,750 megawatts of power, the project would also flood 23 square miles of wilderness, jeopardizing the environment, local culture, and tourism of the region. Photo Credit: International Rivers/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Governance
  • Access Initiative
  • Climate
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • renewable energy
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Linking Reporting Systems to Improve Greenhouse Gas Management

  • Energy
  • Governance
  • Climate
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gases
Inventories are a fundamental tool for countries and facilities to measure and manage their GHG emissions. Photo credit: Roger/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Governance
  • Climate
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas protocol
  • greenhouse gases
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7 Good Practices for Developing a Sustainable National GHG Inventory System

  • Energy
  • Governance
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gases
Smog in Bogota, Colombia. Some non-Annex I countries, like Colombia, already have made significant progress developing their national GHG inventory systems. Photo credit: Matthew Rutledge/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Governance
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • GHG
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gases
Insights
New analysis reveals that 37 countries face extremely high levels of water stress, including Qatar (shown here). Photo credit: Neil Palmer/ CIAT
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Governance
  • Business
  • Finance
Insights

5 Things We Learned in 2013 that Could Move the Needle on Sustainability

  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Governance
  • Business
  • Finance
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • deforestation
  • finance
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • water risk
New research shows that the world loses 50 soccer fields' of forest every minute of every day. Photo credit: Daniel Murdiyarso, Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Governance
  • Business
  • Finance
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • deforestation
  • finance
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • water risk

5 Big Energy Stories of 2013

  • Governance
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • millennium development goals
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
President Barack Obama at the DeSoto Next Generation Solar Energy Center (Photo Credit: Wikipedia)
  • Governance
  • climate change
  • equity
  • governance
  • millennium development goals
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals

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