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The depletion of fish stocks threatens the food security of low-income coastal communities and the livelihoods of p… https://t.co/9pO1NxKDh1
Retweeted by World Resources InstBy investing in environmental remediation of orphaned oil and gas wells and abandoned coal mines, Congress can crea… https://t.co/u5wJfxwKitRecent extreme weather events show that #ClimateChange affects us all. But there are things governments can do: - R… https://t.co/vPou1yxsu2Rural communities in Arizona can reap economic and jobs benefits from smart federal investments, including energy e… https://t.co/ty7vT5Vp7r
7/30
2021
How are national climate plans stacking up ahead of #COP26? Find out in @WRIClimate’s Aug 5 webinar. Register here ⤵️Recent devastating floods have shown how much we need to increase our efforts to prevent them. The best method? S… https://t.co/ef0spGyGZmGlobally, #cities account for 80% of economic activity. Still, 70% of city residents in developing countries lack o… https://t.co/8fuWr1eAyV
Retweeted by World Resources InstPeople living in poverty are the most vulnerable to #ClimateChange, even though they contribute to it the least. Go… https://t.co/I9CcebfPTfBut yes, the conversation around meat and sustainability does get easily and unnecessarily polarized. Here are some… https://t.co/nJXbSoIACW
Retweeted by World Resources InstWe can make wildfires less destructive to people and nature by building our homes further away from forests. But… https://t.co/tjB1JoEzSJRecent devastating floods have shown how much we need to increase our efforts to prevent them. The best method? Sim… https://t.co/MwOmbLift0We need to transform the global food system to meet the needs of a growing population without worsening climate cha… https://t.co/iml5iDgDTGRecent flooding has led to at least 180 deaths in Europe and displaced over 1M people in China. We need to increase… https://t.co/fkmsmBU4E2On 28 July, SWA will celebrate the 11th anniversary of the human rights to water and sanitation! This year, we're… https://t.co/LjPKkVp936
Retweeted by World Resources InstTOMORROW: Experts from the following organizations (and more) explain how digital tools can help millions of small-… https://t.co/ZN809unpMm
7/29
2021
A climate-smart infrastructure deal could bring more than 5,200 jobs to rural #Kansas. More than half of those jobs… https://t.co/m10rOxY1fYTo make our global food system work for people and the planet, we need a plan to: 🍍Sustainably increase crop yields… https://t.co/d1L1jT6ChhWildfires and climate change are a part of a vicious cycle, and California is seeing the effects in real time. We m… https://t.co/4cAktJ118ETOMORROW: Learn how Digital Climate Advisory Services can help millions of small-scale farmers adapt to… https://t.co/so7ePm6w6BIn a small Nebraska town, wind turbines aren't just a fixture on the horizon, they're a cornerstone of growing inco… https://t.co/dmMrUKBovi
Retweeted by World Resources InstWithout serious infrastructure investment, severe flooding—like what Europe and China faced—is only going to get wo… https://t.co/xTOvI7LWmnFrom floods to wildfires to heatwaves, droughts and storms, #ClimateChange is affecting people all over the world.… https://t.co/7ePK4O6yy8#ClimateChange and wildfires are stuck in a vicious cycle where one perpetuates the other, and we're seeing the eff… https://t.co/rOFIsLJTTC
7/28
2021
@WRIAqueduct found that catastrophic flooding will only increase without more investment in infrastructure. See how… https://t.co/svRh7RjNQwAccess to climate information can help millions of vulnerable, small-scale farmers adapt to climate change. Registe… https://t.co/NOOVd4MvpjRecent extreme weather events show that governments around the globe—especially the most wealthy—need to act swiftl… https://t.co/Wsaywtj3onWe're #hiring! Intern, Program Analysis. Learn more or Jobvite a friend. #jobsearch #jobs https://t.co/I2hu3k7yVT #jobTOMORROW: #SolarEnergy is key to reducing our dependence on fossil fuels. Join @ENERGY and @leagueofcities for a di… https://t.co/ddkSMagWVF
Retweeted by World Resources InstFederal investments in the clean energy and land sectors can support thousands of jobs in rural communities across… https://t.co/AWfnt6Z3BvWe need $7 billion to build the resilience of an additional 300 million small-scale farmers via digital climate adv… https://t.co/YgWNWgw7tGThe recent deluge of rain in China has displaced over 1M people. Worse still, @WRIAqueduct found that number will o… https://t.co/Stq3jL3EJpAn honour to join this team as we expand the scope & debate on innovations beyond technologies to social innovation… https://t.co/sPn9QAASCJ
Retweeted by World Resources InstWe need more investment in government deforestation efforts to take actions like "...recognising indigenous rights,… https://t.co/PpEcqjxZ7YFrom devastating floods to destructive wildfires, the impacts of accelerating #ClimateChange are increasingly visib… https://t.co/K9TRJu4FQn
Retweeted by World Resources InstDeadly fires continue to sweep western North America. But fires are just one piece of a perpetuating cycle that's g… https://t.co/7RWxUyGdDv
7/27
2021
The US can reduce greenhouse gas emissions to net-zero while creating jobs, uplifting economically disadvantaged co… https://t.co/fzxBwtUd89Join experts from @WRIAdaptation, @GCAdaptation, @CGIARclimate, @WFP, @wbcsd & others to learn how Digital Climate… https://t.co/0d6hiL41dTLondon’s congestion charge generated $2.5 billion in its first 15 years, all of which is being reinvested to improv… https://t.co/4oxOaQ44Lk
Retweeted by World Resources InstIt's clear that climate change is making wildfires worse, but did you know that wildfires make climate change worse… https://t.co/qAFsAuKgVANew @WRIClimate analysis finds federal climate-smart #infrastructure investments can boost economies and create tho… https://t.co/VxgZMEOCWnWhat's better than planting new trees? Protecting existing trees. If we make it easier for private companies to inv… https://t.co/eq78lkR9zdRural communities across the US have suffered economic decline & job losses, while also experiencing some of the wo… https://t.co/ET11cZZ3gF
7/26
2021
#ClimateChange is making wildfires worse. But did you know that those fires make climate change worse, too? See the… https://t.co/wCJArd75jYBanana stems, but make it fashion. That's exactly what textile manufacturers are doing in India to conserve the env… https://t.co/YibGwqucVSGovernments need more private investment to protect forests. But right now it's not easy for those companies to pro… https://t.co/smGhMK74QG“The reality is, we’re out of time... we need all the tools in the kit, but we need to use them in a really respons… https://t.co/4RKmEO78sdAs extreme weather makes subways vulnerable to flooding, cities have to find ways to adapt. How? One option is to b… https://t.co/FGnXvJYghPHow do we drain the CO2 out of our atmospheric bathtub? @ZacharyByrum, Research Analyst for @WRIClimate explains ca… https://t.co/dcV7O00K2u
7/25
2021
Smoke poured into the eastern US this week, turning skies hazy and sunsets orange and triggering code red air quali… https://t.co/VdaMkL5wKE"If I’m going to bring my daughters into this world full of animals...I would also like to give them an ethic, an e… https://t.co/Qq2VpcC0kEFlooding hit Zhengzhou, London, and New York subways shows the high cost of extreme weather brought on by climate c… https://t.co/lOwUgZH6e8NEW @WRIClimate analysis finds that a climate-smart #infrastructure package could bring 260,000 jobs to rural comm… https://t.co/ChqXPV0H1rThe #DixieFire burning in California grew so volatile on Monday that it created its own weather. See the climate fe… https://t.co/Tjiyg7ZQbMWhat do orange peels, aloe vera, and fish scales have in common? They can all be turned into sustainable textiles.… https://t.co/AWFXyKd5c2Rural communities have suffered economic declines for decades and COVID-19 made matters worse. To boost rural econo… https://t.co/HJltWBM5ZTPeople closest to #climatechange impacts are often best placed to identify adaptation solutions. New… https://t.co/6gFYB21uMZ
Retweeted by World Resources Inst"No institution has a monopoly on the best ideas." @DrAndrewSteer of Bezos Earth Fund wants you to submit ideas for… https://t.co/a7YJdMQ8HC
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7/24
2021
My team at @WorldResources released a report last week that frames the challenges to and opportunities for building… https://t.co/8EUcjY5XQf
Retweeted by World Resources Inst#ClimateChange impacts are felt most acutely by local communities. But the world doesn’t know how much… https://t.co/Ph1UT7vOiN
Retweeted by World Resources Inst#Afghanistan is suffering on multiple fronts: political instability following the withdrawal of US troops, #COVID a… https://t.co/hqJsmDoYcdThis week marks @ICRS_2021! Check out the Coral Reef Data Hub on @resource_watch, which includes 30 global data se… https://t.co/JhPNOPuhn9
Retweeted by World Resources InstThe recent heatwaves, floods, and wildfires show some of the obvious dangers that climate change poses to our healt… https://t.co/W71TdVIbST“We need to protect & develop #bluefood to help end malnutrition…recognising & harnessing the nutritional diversity… https://t.co/tKxvHZb45E
Retweeted by World Resources InstEpidemics are scary because of exponential growth and positive feedbacks: the more cases you have, the more you get… https://t.co/CVjJwXbsO3
Retweeted by World Resources Inst#ClimateChange impacts are felt most acutely by local communities. But the world doesn’t know how much… https://t.co/FZUth8irHn"‘what is your real footprint on the animal world?’ Is it just the cat that you have, or is it all the food chain t… https://t.co/1RmoKZg3YJWe don’t know how much funding reaches adaptation projects led by local communities. Our new paper offers ways go… https://t.co/P4vv7Q1nRN
7/23
2021
📢 Low speed streets save lives! Road traffic crashes are preventable. 30km/h speeds protect road users & reduce los… https://t.co/VmOcBXOjOS
Retweeted by World Resources InstTo #BuildBackBetter from COVID-19, we must create well-paying, climate-smart jobs that workers in rural… https://t.co/qVkM3p0kp2In western Sahel countries such as #Mali, #Niger, #BurkinaFaso and #Nigeria, our @WaterPeaceSec Global… https://t.co/GnTnq1iX71We're #hiring! Intern, Digital Asset Management. Learn more or Jobvite a friend. #jobsearch #jobs https://t.co/NIwJAnTlie #jobNEW: A @WRIClimate analysis finds federal investments in climate-smart #infrastructure could support 260,000 jobs i… https://t.co/o5NYEqyQdX
Retweeted by World Resources Inst#ClimateChange is making headlines with #Heatwave2021, catastrophic wildfires, and deadly floods—all within the las… https://t.co/5MyalxZMtASTARTING IN 30 MIN: Join our experts for a discussion on the first-ever @FoodSystems summit and what will it take t… https://t.co/2hV0lVSoXpEvery $1M put into climate-smart #infrastructure investments results in 17.5 jobs in rural communities. Congress… https://t.co/RzfEEvmTOcEVENT TODAY: To realize the full potential of the UN’s @FoodSystems Summit, we'll need a cohesive plan for the food… https://t.co/dAP3vdwT5ODramatic climate impacts continue around the world. Zhengzhou in China has seen the highest daily rainfall since we… https://t.co/ON1kG5oEJN
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7/22
2021
Tracking funding for #LocallyLed adaptation is doable. Our new research shows how governments can ensure finance… https://t.co/GCP1gC7E0MEVENT JULY 22: What will it take to achieve a sustainable and equitable food future? The first-ever @FoodSystemshttps://t.co/HUFOC6ueUbCongress must pass a climate-smart infrastructure package. A new @WRIClimate paper finds federal investments in… https://t.co/ZwGt2hznJFEVENT TOMORROW: Join us for a deep dive into what impact the UN's first-ever @FoodSystems summit can have globally,… https://t.co/EDcpxhYhXx#Madagascar has suffered a series of droughts since 2014—the worst in four decades. Swarms of desert locusts endang… https://t.co/tL8jpA7tisThe #AmericanJobsPlan can help create good jobs across the country, especially in rural communities. Now it’s up… https://t.co/Tj7XPpLeF6Wonderful to join a discussion with @gilliantett, Stephen Heintze & @thesamgill on marshaling finance for climate a… https://t.co/tENArmGBkq
Retweeted by World Resources InstHAPPENING NOW | Join @RockCreekGroup CEO Afsaneh Beschloss for powerful conversations with industry leaders, includ… https://t.co/2VQseAFITeIn #Somalia drought, flooding, and the worst locust infestation in years are contributing to a dire situation. Ou… https://t.co/8eMtqxYTNvAs governments build resilience to the impacts of climate change, many are recognizing the importance of… https://t.co/upQwBtCQlERussia has the largest area of tree cover in the world. But its losing ground to increasingly intense wildfires. R… https://t.co/ZAXqZS7CUFWe're #hiring! Grants and Finance Coordinator II. Learn more or Jobvite a friend. #jobsearch #jobs https://t.co/NvEnvn1Fej #jobIn #India and countries east (except #Myanmar) our @WaterPeaceSec #EarlyWarning Tool is now predicting peace—an imp… https://t.co/fiadRb5Mp6Join @WRIClimate tomorrow for the Revitalizing Rural America: How climate-smart investments can boost economies acr… https://t.co/92ftDMBW4t
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7/21
2021
People closest to #ClimateChange impacts are often best placed to identify ways to adapt. Our new research offers… https://t.co/bGLynpLmu5Thank you @WRICitiesIndia and we look forward to working together for sustainable cities https://t.co/9cYDTrQyLG
Retweeted by World Resources InstWe just launched our updated @WaterPeaceSec Global #EarlyWarning Tool conflict forecast. Check out improvements or… https://t.co/HTdqYq1WHnJoin our Restoration comms team! Our ideal candidate has: - A PR/journalism background - Graphic design/video edit… https://t.co/8cfgqHHvdtThese intensifying disasters now striking richer countries...show that developing countries seeking the world’s hel… https://t.co/xKpbTUtUkRClimate change & environmental hazards like air #pollution often disproportionately impact people of color & other… https://t.co/r7pVavIoZF
Retweeted by World Resources InstOut Now: June 2021 Quarterly Update from @WaterPeaceSec Global #EarlyWarning Tool. It flags potential hotspots for… https://t.co/18iczgeOpMWater insecurity in Africa threatens economies, livelihoods and the health of billions. The answer? Smart, systemat… https://t.co/qbBQanqt8r.#Climatechange🌡️ is undermining food systems, contributing to a rise in global hunger. A 🆕 WRI report underscore… https://t.co/5nKEJuEROd
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7/20
2021

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