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7 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2019

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Business
  • bike sharing
  • circular economy
  • green finance
  • stories to watch
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • investment
California wildfire
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Business
  • bike sharing
  • circular economy
  • green finance
  • stories to watch
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • investment
Insights

Women Are the Secret Weapon for Better Water Management

  • Water
  • conflict
  • Sustainable Development Goal 5
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • Gender
  • water
  • water stress
  • Water
  • conflict
  • Sustainable Development Goal 5
  • Sustainable Development Goal 6
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • Gender
  • water
  • water stress
Research

Thirsting for Justice

Insights
woman in African village
  • Water
  • Gender
  • water
  • water risk
Insights

3 Reasons Property Rights Are Essential for Healthy Ecosystems

  • Water
  • conservation funding
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • property
Filipino farmers plowing rice field with carabao
  • Water
  • conservation funding
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • property
Insights

As Clouds Head for the Poles, Time to Prepare for Food and Water Shocks

  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • Energy Access
  • industry
  • water
  • water stress
  • weather
Lake Michigan sunrise
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • agriculture
  • Energy Access
  • industry
  • water
  • water stress
  • weather

Cutting Your Corporate Carbon Footprint? Why You Should Use Science-Based Targets

  • Climate
  • Business
  • GHG emissions
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • climate science
Renewable energy can help companies reach carbon-cutting goals. Photo Credit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/92688599@N00/2302264331/">Wavy1</a> via <a href="http://compfight.com">Compfight</a> <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/">cc</a>
  • Climate
  • Business
  • GHG emissions
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • climate science
Insights

Environmental Justice and Democracy Failures at the Heart of Flint’s Water Crisis

  • Equity
  • Water
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Indonesia
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Water plant in Flint, Mich.
  • Equity
  • Water
  • environmental democracy
  • environmental justice
  • human rights
  • Indonesia
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Insights

6 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2016

  • Finance
  • China
  • India
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Cities
  • Business
  • paris agreement
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • finance
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • food security
  • Green Climate Fund
  • investment
  • renewable energy
  • us policy
Andrew Steer
  • Finance
  • China
  • India
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Cities
  • Business
  • paris agreement
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • finance
  • Food Loss and Waste
  • food security
  • Green Climate Fund
  • investment
  • renewable energy
  • us policy
Insights

Protect Wildlife, Save Oceans and Reduce Civic Unrest—With Data

  • Ocean
  • Forests
  • Water
  • data visualization
  • data
  • environmental democracy
  • sustainable development
Global Fishing Watch uses satellite data to track fishing vessels around the world in near-real time. Image by Global Fishing Watch
  • Ocean
  • Forests
  • Water
  • data visualization
  • data
  • environmental democracy
  • sustainable development
News

WRI Calls SDGs "A Bold New Agenda For International Development"

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
  • united nations
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • sustainable development
  • sustainable development goals
  • united nations
Insights

Water for All: How to Ensure We Leave No One Behind

  • India
  • U.S. Climate
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • sustainable development goals
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water stress
Photo Credit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/10816734@N03/5457207232/">World Bank Photo Collection</a> via <a href="http://compfight.com">Compfight</a> <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/">cc</a>
  • India
  • U.S. Climate
  • Water
  • Aqueduct
  • sustainable development goals
  • water
  • Water Quality
  • water stress

6 Stories to Watch in 2015: Global Climate Deal, Sustainable Development Goals, Rising Water Risks and More

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • climate change
  • India
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations
  • us policy
  • water risk
Andrew Steer presented 2015's Stories to Watch before a packed house at the Press Club in Washington, D.C. Photo by Bill Dugan/WRI
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • climate change
  • India
  • international climate policy
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • UNFCCC
  • united nations
  • us policy
  • water risk
Insights

So What Did We Learn in 2014?

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
2014 shifted the needle toward a more sustainable future. Photo by David Drodge/The Pembina Institute
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
Insights

WRI’s Top Outcomes of 2014

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
During "Raaghiri Days" in Indian cities, streets are closed to cars to encourage walking and biking. Photo by Carol Mitchell/Flickr
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
Outcomes

WRI Advances Progress on Sustainable Development Goals

  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Water
  • Top Outcome: 2014
Meeting at UN headquarters. (New York, New York)
  • Climate
  • Energy
  • Food
  • Water
  • Top Outcome: 2014
Insights

Intelligent Imagining: Scenarios to Manage Water as the Climate Changes

  • Water
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • 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
  • Business
  • Aqueduct
  • adaptation
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • vulnerability
  • water
  • watersheds

Getting More from the U.S. Farm Conservation Water Quality Budget

  • Water
  • agriculture
  • targeting
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality
USDA provides limited voluntary financial and technical assistance to farmers who want to lessen their environmental impact. Photo Credit: Heather Dawn/Flickr
  • Water
  • agriculture
  • targeting
  • United States
  • water
  • Water Quality

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