Resources

Tags

6438 Resources for

Satellites Uncover 5 Surprising Hotspots for Tree Cover Loss

  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
Timber truck in Cameroon. Photo by: Ollivier Girard/CIFOR/Flickr.
  • deforestation
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
Videos
  • Forests
Insights

To Achieve its New Climate Goals, China Must Look to its Buildings

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • energy efficiency
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
To  meet its emissions goals, China should begin to reevaluate building efficiency with new technology and better financing. Photo by shanidov/Flickr
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • energy efficiency
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Insights

What’s On the Table at Bonn Climate Talks?

  • Climate
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Negotiators gather at the World Conference Center in Bonn, Germany. Photo by Shubert Ciencia/Flickr
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC

An Opportunity Not to Be Missed

  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • GHG emissions
  • COP21
Photo by Michael Mazengarb/Flickr
  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • GHG emissions
  • COP21
Insights

Dispelling 4 Myths about Climate Change and Investment Risk

  • Climate
  • Business
  • climate change
  • Finance
Physical risks like drought are only some of the climate-related risks investors face. Photo by Don DeBold/Flickr
  • Climate
  • Business
  • climate change
  • Finance

Oportunidade Histórica

  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • GHG emissions
  • COP21
Para atingir a meta de 2ºC será necessária uma radical e urgente descarbonização da economia mundial. Fonte: Michael Mazengarb/Flickr
  • Climate
  • climate policy
  • GHG emissions
  • COP21
Data

Aqueduct Projected Water Stress Country Rankings

  • Freshwater
  • Aqueduct
  • Freshwater
  • Aqueduct
Insights

Ranking the World’s Most Water-Stressed Countries in 2040

  • Freshwater
  • Aqueduct
  • data
  • climate change
  • water risk
14 of the 33 likely most water stressed countries in 2040 are in the Middle East. (Dubai, UAE) Photo by Jason Mrachina/Flickr.
  • Freshwater
  • Aqueduct
  • data
  • climate change
  • water risk
Technical Perspectives

INSIDER: How Transparent Have Countries Been About the Fairness and Ambition of their National Climate Contributions (INDCs)?

  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
A fair and ambitious contribution should seek to maximize a country’s mitigation potential and opportunities to act given its technological and economic capabilities. Photo by Asian Development Bank/Flickr
  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC

RELEASE: New Report calls for Large-Scale Solutions to Climate Change

  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • agriculture
  • climate change
  • Climate Resilience
  • Climate
  • agriculture
  • climate change
Research

Scaling Success

Insights

Thinking Big on Climate Change Adaptation: Scaling Rainfed Agriculture Projects in India

  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • agriculture
  • climate change
Numerous small-scale adaptation projects are underway across India’s rainfed regions. (Madhya Pradesh, India) Photo by Rajarshi Mitra/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • Climate Resilience
  • agriculture
  • climate change

Corporations Can Drive Down Renewable Energy’s Cost

  • Business
  • Responsible Corporate Advocacy
  • electric grid
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
The electricity system will have to be decarbonized, probably more quickly than many in the sector are comfortable with. Working with large buyers that want to move quickly could lead to decarbonizing in an orderly way that drives down the cost for everyone. Photo by Windwärts Energie/Flickr
  • Business
  • Responsible Corporate Advocacy
  • electric grid
  • Energy
  • renewable energy
Insights

3 Ways Open Data Can Help Forests

  • data
  • deforestation
  • Forests
Open data can help improve forest management and monitoring. Photo by Kai Lehmann/Flickr
  • data
  • deforestation
  • Forests

Northwest Lumber Mill First to Be Indicted on US Domestic Lacey Act Charges

  • forest monitoring
  • commodities
  • illegal logging
J&L Tonewoods was charged with purchasing illegal big leaf maple, violating the Lacey Act. Photo by Washington DNR/Flickr
  • forest monitoring
  • commodities
  • illegal logging

STATEMENT: WRI's Sam Adams Calls EPA Proposed Methane Emissions Rules “A Vital Step”

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • fossil fuels
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • fossil fuels
Silhouettes of children playing swing in turbine wind park at sunset