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As Cities Grow Across Africa, They Must Plan for Water Security

  • water scarcity
  • Water
  • water risk
  • climate finance
  • Urban Development
  • Cities
Water insecurity in African cities
  • water scarcity
  • Water
  • water risk
  • climate finance
  • Urban Development
  • Cities
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Corporate Financing of Nature Based Solutions: What Next?

  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
  • Finance
  • adaptation finance
  • forest restoration
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  • Forest and Landscape Restoration
  • Finance
  • adaptation finance
  • forest restoration

Developing Cities Need Cash. Land Value Capture Can Help

  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development
People walk on and around an outdoor escalator at a train station in Shenzhen.
  • Cities
  • infrastructure
  • land use
  • development
  • cities
  • finance
  • Urban Development

5 Big Ideas to Address the Climate Crisis and Inequality in Cities

  • cities for all
  • Climate Resilience
  • Urban Mobility
  • Urban Transformations
  • Prize for Cities
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • Urban Development
People gather in the middle of a Monterrey street during sunset
  • cities for all
  • Climate Resilience
  • Urban Mobility
  • Urban Transformations
  • Prize for Cities
  • Cities
  • climate change
  • Urban Development
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INSIDER: 4 Key Topics Climate Negotiators Must Resolve by COP26

  • climatewatch
  • climatewatch-pinned
  • INSIDER
  • paris rulebook
  • Paris Agreement
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  • climatewatch-pinned
  • INSIDER
  • paris rulebook
  • Paris Agreement
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • UNFCCC
  • COP26
  • Finance
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Green Space: An Underestimated Tool to Create More Equal Cities

  • Climate Resilience
  • Forests
  • coronavirus
  • Cities
  • equity
  • green infrastructure
  • Urban Development
People walking through a park.
  • Climate Resilience
  • Forests
  • coronavirus
  • Cities
  • equity
  • green infrastructure
  • Urban Development
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NDC Enhancement and COVID-19 Recovery: Building Blocks for a Sustainable Future

  • Finance
  • coronavirus
  • National Climate Action
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  • Finance
  • coronavirus
  • National Climate Action
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How Are Banks Doing on Sustainable Finance Commitments? Not Good Enough

  • Finance
  • Business
  • green finance
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
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  • Finance
  • Business
  • green finance
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
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Climate Disasters Are Getting Worse. Here's How Developing Countries Are Insuring Against Them

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • adaptation finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • disasters
  • resilience
  • Sustainable Development Goal 1
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
  • climate finance
  • extreme weather
  • hurricanes
A child sits on water jugs provided after Cyclone Idai.
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • adaptation finance
  • Climate Resilience
  • disasters
  • resilience
  • Sustainable Development Goal 1
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
  • climate finance
  • extreme weather
  • hurricanes
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4 Emerging Concepts that Could Transform Cities

  • biking
  • Urban Transformations
  • transport
  • Urban Development
Sao Paulo
  • biking
  • Urban Transformations
  • transport
  • Urban Development
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INSIDER: The Green Climate Fund’s Proposed Approach to Costs: Not Fit for Adaptation

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • INSIDER
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • INSIDER
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate finance
  • Green Climate Fund
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How Does a Flood-prone City Run Out of Water? Inside Chennai’s “Day Zero” Crisis

  • Water
  • Cities
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • India
  • Urban Development
  • water
  • water stress
Chennai
  • Water
  • Cities
  • Aqueduct
  • floods
  • water scarcity
  • Water Security
  • India
  • Urban Development
  • water
  • water stress
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WRI’s Courage to Lead Dinner Envisions Sustainable Cities of the Future

  • urban policy
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Development
WRI Ross Prize for Cities
  • urban policy
  • Prize for Cities
  • Urban Development
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Urban Transformations: In Durban, Informal Workers Design Marketplaces Instead of Getting Displaced by Them

  • Urban Transformations
  • Cities
  • human rights
  • South Africa
  • Urban Development
Warwick Junction
  • Urban Transformations
  • Cities
  • human rights
  • South Africa
  • Urban Development
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Urban Transformations: In Tanzania’s Capital, Safer Children Mean Better Neighborhoods

  • Urban Transformations
  • health and road safety
  • human rights
  • poverty
  • public health
  • Urban Development
Children in Dar es Salaam
  • Urban Transformations
  • health and road safety
  • human rights
  • poverty
  • public health
  • Urban Development
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Public Space for Recreation Is Good for Cities. Guadalajara, Mexico Shows Us 3 Reasons Why.

  • cities for all
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
  • Urban Mobility
  • urban policy
  • Urban Development
  • world resources report
Guadalajara, Mexico
  • cities for all
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
  • Urban Mobility
  • urban policy
  • Urban Development
  • world resources report
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Too Many Cities Are Growing Out Rather than Up. 3 Reasons That’s a Problem

  • cities for all
  • urban policy
  • Cities
  • poverty
  • Urban Development
  • world resources report
Informal settlements at the edge of Mumbai, India. Photo by Johnny Miller/Unequal Scenes
  • cities for all
  • urban policy
  • Cities
  • poverty
  • Urban Development
  • world resources report
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7 Environment and Development Stories to Watch in 2019

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Business
  • biking
  • circular economy
  • green finance
  • stories to watch
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
California wildfire
  • Finance
  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • Forests
  • Cities
  • Business
  • biking
  • circular economy
  • green finance
  • stories to watch
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • deforestation
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
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4 Ways Cities Can Build More Climate-Resilient Neighborhoods

  • Climate Resilience
  • Cities
  • urban policy
  • governance
  • Urban Development
community workshop in India
  • Climate Resilience
  • Cities
  • urban policy
  • governance
  • Urban Development
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5 Cities Show What Urban Transformation Really Looks Like

  • Urban Transformations
  • Cities
  • Urban Development
Children crossing street in Tanzania
  • Urban Transformations
  • Cities
  • Urban Development

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