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Getting It Right: A New Global Model to Tackle Poverty and Climate Change

  • Food
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  • Finance
  • climate policy
  • poverty
  • sustainable development goals
  • COP21
Photo Credit: U.S. Mission to the United Nations at Rome
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  • Freshwater
  • Finance
  • climate policy
  • poverty
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“Revaluing” Ecosystems to Include Nature’s Value on Balance Sheets

  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • Economics
  • natural infrastructure
  • Business
  • natural resources
While oceans support lucrative fisheries, these benefits are rarely accounted for in ledgers. Photo by Pedro Ramirez Jr./U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
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  • Economics
  • natural infrastructure
  • Business
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California Sleepwalks into Water Crisis

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  • drought
  • natural resources
  • U.S. policy
  • Freshwater
  • water risk
California's drought has dragged on for four years. Photo by Yana Edwin Murphy/Flickr
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Aqueduct Global Maps 2.1

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Sustainable Development Goals Could Be a Game-Changer for Water

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  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • Freshwater
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
A man fills water bottles in Sanaía, Yemen Photo by Foad Al Harazi / World Bank
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Water Stewardship: Good for Business, Good for Sustainable Development

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  • Freshwater
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  • water risk
River Hubelj in Slovenia. Photo by nejcbole/Flickr
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Win-win: Reducing Water Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions in China’s Power Sector

  • Energy
  • Freshwater
  • Aqueduct
  • Climate
  • GHG emissions
China’s power sector is the nation’s largest source of greenhouse gas emissions and its biggest industrial water user. To meet increasing energy demand, the country may double its installed generation capacity by 2030. Photo by Asian Development Bank/Flickr.
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  • Climate
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Why Cities Need to Address River Flooding Now

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  • water risk
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Aqueduct Global Flood Risk Maps

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Aqueduct Global Flood Risk Country Rankings

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Aqueduct Global Flood Analyzer

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Exploring New Ways of Measuring Water Quality Project Success

  • agriculture
  • water pollution
  • Freshwater
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3 Maps Explain India’s Growing Water Risks

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  • Freshwater
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
In India more than 100 million people live in areas of poor water quality. Photo by Sambhaav Trust/Flickr.
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6 Stories to Watch in 2015: Global Climate Deal, Sustainable Development Goals, Rising Water Risks and More

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  • Cities
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  • Aqueduct
  • climate change
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  • UNFCCC
  • United Nations
  • U.S. policy
  • water risk
  • stories to watch
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
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So What Did We Learn in 2014?

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