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INSIDER: 4 Priority Issues for the Green Climate Fund Board Meeting in Zambia

  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • Green Climate Fund
  • climate finance
  • climate change
  • Green Climate Fund

To Achieve New Climate Targets, Countries Should Look to Community Forests

  • Climate
  • Forests
  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
  • land rights
Research shows that communities can be good protectors of forests. Photo by CIFOR/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • Forests
  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
  • land rights
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STATEMENT: UN Synthesis Report Finds Climate Plans are “Raising Our Sights,” but More Needs to be Done

  • International Climate Action
  • Climate
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • International Climate Action
  • Climate
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
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National Climate Plans (INDCs), by the Numbers

  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
More than 150 countries have submitted INDCs, representing 87 percent of global emissions. Photo by Tim Green/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
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What Effect Will National Climate Plans (INDCs) Have on Global Emissions? 5 Things to Know

  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
More than 150 countries have now submitted their INDCs ahead of COP 21 in Paris later this year. Photo by Taylor Miles/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
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With Latest Fires Crisis, Indonesia Surpasses Russia as World’s Fourth-Largest Emitter

  • Climate
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • fires
  • mapping
  • commodities
  • Climate
  • Forests
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
  • fires
  • mapping
  • commodities
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Who Is Speaking on Climate Policy for Your Company?

  • Responsible Corporate Advocacy
  • Business
  • climate change
  • Climate
Large companies can be involved in hundreds of trade associations around the world. Photo by Corey Seeman/Flickr
  • Responsible Corporate Advocacy
  • Business
  • climate change
  • Climate
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US Local Elected Officials to Government Leaders: Sea Level Rise and Coastal Flooding Are Not Partisan Issues

  • floods
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
Flooding in Hoboken, New Jersey. Photo by David Pfeffer/Flickr
  • floods
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
Sao Paulo’s Linha 4 demonstrates how cities can successfully finance transport projects through public-private partnerships, and serves as a model for other areas in Brazil to follow. (Photo: Mariana Gil/ WRI Brasil Sustainable Cities)
  • Finance
  • transportation

Paris Countdown: Where Things Stand 5 Weeks Before Climate Summit

  • Finance
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Paris Agreement
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  • Finance
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • COP21
  • GHG emissions
  • Paris Agreement

Increasing Forest Transparency through the Open Government Partnership

  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • mapping
  • sustainable development goals
Open government often translates to good forest governance. Photo by Nanang Sujana/Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
  • Forests
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • mapping
  • sustainable development goals

Open Government Partnership Global Summit: An Opportunity for Strengthening Land Rights

  • land rights
  • sustainable development goals
  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities
Desun Gembira village in Sumatra, Indonesia. Photo by Rainforest Action Network/Flickr.
  • land rights
  • sustainable development goals
  • Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities

Open Government Partnership: Achieving Sustainable Development Goals through Accountability and Transparency

  • environmental democracy
  • public participation
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
The Open Government Partnership can help support implementation of the 17 SDGs. Photo by Josh Estey/Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
  • environmental democracy
  • public participation
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
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3 Ways Obama Could Help Fight Indonesia's Massive Fires

  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • fires
  • mapping
  • U.S. policy
Fires in Indonesia are creating haze throughout Southeast Asia. Photo by Rini Sulaiman/ Norwegian Embassy for Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
  • forest monitoring
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • fires
  • mapping
  • U.S. policy
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Cities Can Save Money by Investing in Natural Infrastructure for Water

  • Cities
  • restoration
  • natural infrastructure
  • Freshwater
Jardim Botânico, Curitiba, Brazil. Photo by Leonardo Shinagawa/Flickr.
  • Cities
  • restoration
  • natural infrastructure
  • Freshwater

RELEASE: Bipartisan Lawmakers Call on Presidential Candidates to Address Coastal Flooding and Sea Level Rise

  • U.S. Climate
  • floods
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
  • U.S. Climate
  • floods
  • climate science
  • climate change
  • sea level rise
  • U.S. policy
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The Financial System We Need

  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Finance
Slowly but surely financial institutions and those who regulate them are insisting on deeper analysis and disclosure of environmental data. Photo by Bridget Colla/Flickr
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Finance
News

STATEMENT: As Climate Negotiations Wrap Up in Bonn, We Need “an All-Out Sprint” to Paris

  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC

WRI Calls Publication of Clean Power Plan in Federal Register "A Key Milestone"

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • U.S. policy
  • pollution
  • power plants
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • U.S. policy
  • pollution
  • power plants