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Posted inEnviro

COVID-19 Response and Recovery – Nature-Based Solutions for People, Planet and Prosperity

WASHINGTON, October 28, 2020—Today CEOs from 21 leading conservation and sustainable development organizations, including the World Resources Institute, have come together in unparalleled consensus to urge policymakers to integrate nature into COVID-19 response and recovery efforts. The group released a set of recommendations for policymakers, COVID-19 Response and Recovery: Nature-Based Solutions for People, Planet and Prosperity. […]

Posted inEnviro

Runways Underwater: Maps Show Where Rising Seas Threaten 80 Airports Around the World

February 11, 2020 – Airports are a major part of a country’s infrastructure. In addition to being travel hubs, they also enable economic activities and play a key role in national security. But many are vulnerable to sea level rise, especially those established in low-lying coastal areas. Using sea level rise data from Climate Central and airport locations […]

Posted inWorld

Colombia’s Climate Finance Tracking System Registers $6 Billion Worth of Action

November 29, 2017 – As in business and politics, it’s essential when dealing with climate action to follow the money. Acknowledging the benefits of more and better information about climate finance, Colombia worked with WRI and its partners on a new system that helps measure, report and verify (MRV) how much funding goes towards climate change projects. Unlike previous […]