Climate Change

The complex politics of global warming results from numerous cofactors arising from the global economy's dependence on carbon dioxide (CO2) emitting fossil fuels; and because greenhouse gases such as CO2, methane and N2O (mostly from agriculture) cause global warming.

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WRI · 10 December 2021 English

This paper discusses how the Latin American and Caribbean region is on the verge of a transition from experimenting with nature-based solutions (NBS) to adopting it on a much wider …

Sustainable Infrastructure Specialist in the Climate Change Division of the Inter-American Development Alfred Grünwaldt is a Senior Specialist in the Climate Change and Sustainability Sector at the Inter-American Specialist of the Natural Capital Lab in the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Sector at the Gregory. X. Inter-American Development Bank. Climate Change Division. XI. Series. IDB-MG-955 JEL Codes: Disaster Risk Management, Natural Capital, Climate Change Adaptation, Infrastructure Services, Water


WRI · 10 December 2021 English

This paper aims to connect unmet nature-based solutions (NBS) investment needs in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) with new financial resources. It highlights five strategies that leverage private capital …

Sustainable Infrastructure Specialist in the Climate Change Division of the Inter-American Development Specialist of the Natural Capital Lab in the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Sector at the Development Bank. Gianleo Frisari is a Senior Climate Change Economist in the Connectivity, Markets and Leo. VIII. Inter-American Development Bank. Climate Change Division. IX. Series. IDB-MG-957 JEL Codes: Infrastructure, Natural Disaster Risk Management, Climate Change Adaptation, Infrastructure Development, Green


WRI · 10 December 2021 English

Countries in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) face a substantial investment gap in their work to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and their nationally determined contributions (NDCs) to …

Alfred Grünwaldt is a Senior Specialist in the Climate Change and Sustainability Sector at the Inter-American Sustainable Infrastruc- ture Specialist in the Climate Change Division of the Inter-American Development Specialist of the Natural Cap- ital Lab in the Climate Change and Sustainable Develop- ment Sector at the Gregory. VI. Inter-American Development Bank. Climate Change Division. VII. Series. IDB-MG-956 JEL Codes: Disaster Risk Management, Natural Capital, Climate Change Adaptation, Infrastructure Services, Water


ORF · 25 November 2021

be brought closer together, particularly around topics of common interest in the fight against climate change and the preservation of biodiversity? How can India and Europe leverage their convergence in


UNEP · 25 November 2021

Delegates at the recent UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties COP26 in Glasgow would have found it hard to ignore Scotland’s stunning scenery: dense woodlands, dark lochs and sweeping mountain ranges attention the most, not only for their iconic beauty but for the role they can play in combatting climate change. While peatlands take up only around 3 per cent of global land area, they store over 33 per cent


UNEP · 25 November 2021

Parties (COP10) today with new actions on protecting critical habitats like mangroves and combating climate change in the region. More than 65 million people live within 100 kilometers of the Western Indian Ocean


UNEP · 25 November 2021

fleet and air pollution The global vehicle fleet is a major contributor to air pollution and climate change as vehicle emissions are a major source of small particulates (PM2.5) and nitrogen oxides (NOx)


RSIS · 24 November 2021 English

strengthen the resolve in seeking more cross-border solutions in mitigating the economic impact of climate change and non-traditional security threats.

solutions in mitigating the economic impact of climate change and non-traditional security threats. In the


World Bank Group · 24 November 2021

The International Energy Agency's (IEA) new analysis, The Oil and Gas Industry in Energy Transitions, found that the commitments from the Bank's Zero Routine Flaring Initiative will be an integral …


IISD · 24 November 2021

served in your local Starbucks can often contribute to social and environmental problems like climate change, biodiversity loss, and inequality. As consumers, we have the power to influence the way products


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