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With US Out of TPP, So Are Measures to Curb Illegal Logging

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 14:35
With US Out of TPP, So Are Measures to Curb Illegal Logging Comments|Add Comment|PrintIllegally harvested rosewood. Photo by Erik Patel/Wikimedia Commons President Trump may have withdrawn the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), but the 11 remaining countries  renamed and re-signed the trade agreement last week. The new pact comes with a few changes, one of which could fuel the illegal logging trade. The new Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific...

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This Man Wants to Pull 60,000 Rwandans Out of Poverty by Planting Trees

Tue, 03/13/2018 - 14:00
This Man Wants to Pull 60,000 Rwandans Out of Poverty by Planting Trees Comments|Add Comment|PrintJean Baptiste Mutabaruka wants to plant trees in Eastern Rwanda to alleviate poverty. Photo by Serrah Galos/Rwanda Nziza Photography Jean Baptiste Mutabaruka is on the road to the local bank, again. When he gets there, he will inquire once more about raising money for an idea he thinks will reduce poverty in his small farming community of 60,000 in the province of Eastern Rwanda. For 10 years,...

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PODCAST: New Initiative Seeks to Fund Innovative Partnerships for Sustainable Development

Mon, 03/12/2018 - 18:42
PODCAST: New Initiative Seeks to Fund Innovative Partnerships for Sustainable Development Comments|Add Comment|PrintP4G will incubate and accelerate partnerships that increase access to food, water and energy and improve living conditions in cities. Photo by CCAFS/Flickr While the rate of population growth in the world has slowed, there are still some 7.6 billion of us today and another 1 billion people expected by 2030. At the same time, living standards are rising in Africa, Latin America and...

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RELEASE: His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, to Become the Royal Patron of World Resources Institute

Fri, 03/09/2018 - 22:55
RELEASE: His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, to Become the Royal Patron of World Resources Institute WASHINGTON//LONDON (March 9, 2018) — The World Resources Institute is pleased and honored that His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales, has become the Patron of the Institute. Prince Charles is widely recognized as a global leader who has long advocated the need to protect the environment, foster healthy communities, and build sound economies around the world. HRH's interests align...

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RELEASE: WRI and MIT Have Figured Out How to Collect Local Water Management Data on a Global Scale

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 15:00
RELEASE: WRI and MIT Have Figured Out How to Collect Local Water Management Data on a Global Scale New methodology will help pinpoint where utilities and local governments need help managing water WASHINGTON, DC (March 6, 2018)—As the world watches Cape Town’s terrifying march toward Day Zero, the question of how other cities are managing their water is increasingly important. Water supply depends on more than just rainfall and water quality - how water is managed by public institutions, such...

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Crowdsourcing the First Water Management Database—With a Little Help from Companies

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 15:00
Crowdsourcing the First Water Management Database—With a Little Help from Companies Comments|Add Comment|PrintThe sun on Point Loma, San Diego. Flickr/James Arnott From Cape Town to Puerto Rico to Flint, Michigan, it's no surprise that drought, flooding and water pollution can devastate communities, impacting lives and hindering economic growth. But the physical components of water supply – its abundance or scarcity, levels of pollution, and the competition over it — are only half of the...

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Mapping Public Water Management by Harmonizing and Sharing Corporate Water Risk Information

Thu, 03/08/2018 - 15:00
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Are We Ready for Autonomous Vehicles? The Uncertain Road Ahead

Tue, 03/06/2018 - 18:51
Are We Ready for Autonomous Vehicles? The Uncertain Road Ahead Comments|Add Comment|PrintUber is one of several companies experimenting with self-driving cars. Photo by zombieite/Flickr Autonomous vehicles (AVs) are already being tested in California, Pittsburgh, Singapore, Paris and Oslo. As they spread, they are becoming a natural flashpoint for debate. Proponents of AVs point to their promise of a safer, faster, cleaner and more convenient commute. But are cities prepared for this...

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Un nuevo acuerdo marca un momento histórico para la justicia ambiental en América Latina y el Caribe

Mon, 03/05/2018 - 15:59
Un nuevo acuerdo marca un momento histórico para la justicia ambiental en América Latina y el Caribe Read this statement in English SAN JOSÉ, COSTA RICA (4 de marzo de 2018) - Luego de un proceso de negociación de seis años, 24 países adoptaron el Acuerdo Regional sobre el Acceso a la Información, la Participación Pública y el Acceso a la Justicia en Asuntos Ambientales en América Latina y el Caribe, conocido como LAC P10. Este acuerdo es el primero legalmente vinculante de América Latina y...

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STATEMENT: New Agreement Marks Historic Step Forward for Environmental Justice in Latin America and the Caribbean

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 21:19
STATEMENT: New Agreement Marks Historic Step Forward for Environmental Justice in Latin America and the Caribbean Lea este artículo en español. SAN JOSÉ, COSTA RICA (March 4, 2018)— After a six-year negotiation process, 24 countries have adopted the Regional Agreement on Access to Information, Public Participation and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters in Latin America and the Caribbean, known as LAC P10. The agreement is Latin America and the Caribbean’s first ever legally...

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As More Companies Go “Deforestation-Free,” What Does It Mean for Heavily Forested Nations?

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 15:00
As More Companies Go “Deforestation-Free,” What Does It Mean for Heavily Forested Nations? Comments|Add Comment|PrintYoung oil palm trees at the Olam plantation nursery in Gabon. Photo by The Forests Dialogue We travelled by bus from Libreville into the heart of Gabon, one of the world’s most forested countries. Near the road, most forests had been cut back, leaving a mix of gardens, dwellings and patchy regrowth, while densely forested hills loomed just behind. Morsels of bushmeat for sale,...

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How Open Data Can Help Solve Kenya’s Energy Access Problems

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 15:00
How Open Data Can Help Solve Kenya’s Energy Access Problems Comments|Add Comment|PrintKibera, in Kenya's Nairobi County. Photo by Ninaras/Flickr Musili1 has lived in Kibera in Kenya’s Nairobi County for several years, where he owns a small mobile phone repair shop. While the business is connected to the grid, electricity is unreliable. Musili has been forced to close his shop many times due to power interruptions. Experiences like Musili’s are typical in sub-Saharan Africa, where...

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4 Environmental Activists Are Murdered Every Week. A New Agreement Could Help in Latin America and the Caribbean

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 15:00
4 Environmental Activists Are Murdered Every Week. A New Agreement Could Help in Latin America and the Caribbean Comments|Add Comment|PrintIsabel Zuleta, leader of Movimiento Rios Vivos, holds a rally in a Colombian town. Photo by Alejandra Lopez Rodriguez/WRI Lea este artículo en español. In a colorful town nestled between Colombia’s rolling hills, Isabel Zuleta speaks to a crowd of 100 people. The police stand behind them dressed in army fatigue, listening to Zuleta talk about the...

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This Flavor-Packed Burger Saves As Many Emissions As Taking 2 Million Cars Off the Road

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:00
This Flavor-Packed Burger Saves As Many Emissions As Taking 2 Million Cars Off the Road Comments|Add Comment|PrintAmericans eat 10 billion burgers every year. Photo by Mack Male/Flickr Burgers are possibly the most ubiquitous meal on Americans’ dinner plates, but they’re also among the most resource-intensive: Beef accounts for nearly half of the land use and greenhouse gas emissions associated with the food Americans eat. Although there’s growing interest in plant-based burgers and other...

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Water Shortages Cost Indian Energy Companies Billions

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 15:45
Water Shortages Cost Indian Energy Companies Billions Comments|Add Comment|PrintTuticorin thermal power plant south of Chennai. (Wikimedia Commons/Ramkumar) There's a hidden threat to Indian energy companies' revenues—water. Most of India's thermal power stations—everything from coal to natural gas to nuclear plants—use freshwater for cooling. New WRI research finds that growing water scarcity forced 14 of the country's 20 largest thermal utilities to shut down at least once between...

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3 Things Cities Can Learn from Cape Town’s Impending “Day Zero” Water Shut-Off

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:18
3 Things Cities Can Learn from Cape Town’s Impending “Day Zero” Water Shut-Off Comments|Add Comment|PrintCape Town, South Africa is poised to shut off its water taps in the next few months. Photo by Lindria Oosthuizen/Wikimedia Commons Cape Town is running out of water. After three years of intense drought, South Africa’s second-largest city is just a few months away from “Day Zero,” the day when the city government will shut off water taps for most homes and businesses. The impacts of such a...

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As Cities Grapple With Mobility Revolution, 10 Principles Emerge to Guide Them

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 17:34
As Cities Grapple With Mobility Revolution, 10 Principles Emerge to Guide Them Comments|Add Comment|PrintBikesharing is part of the paradigm shift in urban mobility. (Flickr/WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities) Mobility is undergoing a huge shift—from the emergence of shared cars and bicycles to the impending self-driving cars—and we’re just starting to understand the full effect on cities. The revolution has implications for equity, accessibility and sustainability, and has caught many...

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BlackRock CEO Wants Companies to Be Socially Responsible. Here Are 6 Ways He Can Show He’s Serious

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 20:59
BlackRock CEO Wants Companies to Be Socially Responsible. Here Are 6 Ways He Can Show He’s Serious Comments|Add Comment|PrintLarry Fink at WEF. (Flickr/WEF) In his recent annual letter, BlackRock's Larry Fink delivered a bold message to global companies: do better, or expect consequences. "To prosper over time," he elaborates, "every company must not only deliver financial performance, but also show how it makes a positive contribution to society." To his skeptics, Fink's words are nothing...

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3 Issues to Watch as China and India Move Toward Sustainable Development

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 20:18
3 Issues to Watch as China and India Move Toward Sustainable Development Comments|Add Comment|PrintSolar project in India. Flickr/Brahma Kumaris The decisions China and India make in the next few years will be enormously consequential for the planet and for global prosperity. By 2030, the two countries will account for 34 percent of the world's population, 30 percent of the global economy and 32 percent of its primary energy demand. While they are the first- and fourth-highest greenhouse gas...

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RELEASE: WRI Ross Prize for Cities Now Open for Applications that Recognize Visionary Urban Change

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 17:55
RELEASE: WRI Ross Prize for Cities Now Open for Applications that Recognize Visionary Urban Change KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA (February 11, 2018) — Today, WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities opened the application process for the “WRI Ross Prize for Cities,” a global competition to identify and celebrate transformative urban projects. The prize is the vision of business leader and philanthropist Stephen M. Ross. The Ross Prize will award $250,000 to a high-impact project that has yet to achieve...

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