Rachel Biderman, Director of WRI Brasil, provides her thoughts and comments on the opportunities and benefits of forest restoration.
Today, more than half the world's population lives in cities. And another 1.5 billion people will be added to the urban population by 2030. More than 1.2 million people die in traffic accidents every year, which is equivalent to eight Boeing 747 aircrafts every day.
Global Forest Watch (GFW) is a new initiative that mobilizes satellite technology, open data, and human networks to provide timely information on the state of the world's forests.
Congestion in São Paulo is choking the city, causing damage through pollution, inefficiency and reduced quality of life. Whilst business is part of the problem, it is also part of the solution.
CAIT 2.0 provides free access to comparable greenhouse gas emissions data sets, as well as other climate-relevant indicators, to enable analysis on a wide range of climate-related data questions. Project Site: http://cait2.wri.org
A dynamic online forest monitoring and alert system that empowers people everywhere to better manage forests.
Measuring, mapping and understanding water risks around the globe.
The Guide for Responsible Corporate Engagement in Climate Policy - produced by U.N. Global Compact, U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change, U.N.