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WRI Climate @WRIClimate International

Advancing transformative climate solutions. Analysis, insight, and research on climate change from WRI Climate at the @WorldResources.

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"To be silent is to be complicit." Read @WorldResources full statement condemning racism and supporting Black live… https://t.co/zvKlvBAiO5
Retweeted by WRI ClimateThe European Union is charting a course for sustainable recovery from #COVID19 that includes $200+ billion for clim… https://t.co/drWwogytlJ
6/3
2020
WRI Statement Condemning Racism and Supporting Black Lives - "We must do our part by speaking out and actively work… https://t.co/ejgTM6qU6s
Retweeted by WRI ClimateJoin the June 4 #webinar: Charting the Way Forward - lessons learned for the Global Stocktake for the… https://t.co/mCggntwYkRWhat steps can countries take to deal with double disasters like COVID-19 and Cyclone Amphan? 🏥Invest in public he… https://t.co/fcJxENRfSS
Retweeted by WRI ClimateTo tackle #climatechange comprehensively, we need an economy-wide plan that cuts emissions, invests in new carbon r… https://t.co/Flv7MOLC8DIn the U.S., @WorldResources research shows that restoring trees where they belong can remove over half a gigaton o… https://t.co/y6qESYiDV7There are plenty of examples of reforestation and restoration done right that benefit communities and the climate s… https://t.co/W6UimuFbKmThird, Williams leans on outdated assessments of forest carbon offset markets. Most carbon credits related to land… https://t.co/VWk2VAVhjnStudies show that if trees are consistently replanted after harvesting, productively managed forests can remove as… https://t.co/czinkSaK5iSecond, it is untrue that the carbon in trees “spew[s] back into the atmosphere” the moment the trees are harvested… https://t.co/mlk30m6atHFirst, it is not the case that any trees planted north of Florida would have a net climate-warming effect. While tr… https://t.co/3HUjid2abTLast week @Slate’s Ted Williams dismissed the critical role trees can play to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosp… https://t.co/tDxY5NytBX"We cannot tolerate racism of any kind ... especially directed toward Black people, that has been ingrained in the… https://t.co/0kUv7cRgeA
6/2
2020
@imf warns investors: you're not ready for #ClimateChange via @business https://t.co/o2sNssOp6qEconomic giants 🇺🇸🇪🇺🇨🇳 are restarting. Here’s what it means for #ClimateChange via @nytimes https://t.co/viZyg8EFk2The coming recession is the best reason to step up the pace of renewables investment via @guardian https://t.co/6QZtsqArnx #GreenRecoveryLuxembourg 🇱🇺 has announced ‘green stimulus’ measures, focused on accelerating insulation of homes, boosting the en… https://t.co/VSrzT8F9UkLast fall, President Trump submitted formal notice to pull the United States out of the #ParisAgreement, vacating a… https://t.co/o1awHbfHxEThe Norwegian 🇳🇴 government has proposed a $370m crisis package to support ‘green technology’, including hydrogen,… https://t.co/0hTATmYETsVulnerable nations say delayed #COP26 should not mean delayed #ClimateAction via @Reuters https://t.co/QfT1U27sGSFrom cheaper electricity and cleaner air to rural revival and competitive edges, here's how #climateaction can boos… https://t.co/UwFJ2KPpO7Withdrawing the U.S. from the #ParisAgreement is just one way the Trump Administration is harming the climate. He… https://t.co/ZYYLqx7OzhPresident Trump withdrew the U.S., the world’s largest historical greenhouse gas emitter, out of the… https://t.co/mxbWD75nnvAs governments look to help their economies recover from the #COVID19 pandemic, stimulus packages should also build… https://t.co/8vXx0C4IEU
6/1
2020
U.S. policymakers must ensure low-carbon investments and a fair transition for fossil fuel workers are included in… https://t.co/Y5lMAg2P3pImagine #HurricaneKatrina 🌀 during a pandemic. The US needs to prepare for that now via @voxdotcom https://t.co/MrsUhvRZbnFrom red snow ❄️ to shrinking penguin populations 🐧, Antarctica — & the life that depends on it — is already transf… https://t.co/R6BGsgAOI8
5/31
2020
Clean energy is vital to the #COVID19 response in the world’s poorest countries via @ClimateHome https://t.co/lOdvQpNtQQFocusing the recovery on green infrastructure could create millions of jobs. https://t.co/LLKEuzdEeChttps://t.co/GJLmRe8sg8How post-pandemic stimulus spending can both create jobs and help the #climate via @McKinsey https://t.co/naInDgrfUe #GreenRecoveryRenewables top coal in the United States for the first time in more than 130 years. #renewables https://t.co/PwUaxFCn2xKey @UN climate talks delayed until November 2021 via @BelTel https://t.co/b4XRLrzQgF #COP26The post-COVID world offers #Africa an important opportunity to revitalize its economy under a green framework that… https://t.co/FoUHzNqjm3
5/30
2020
Global business leaders, investors, and scientists call on @IEABirol to put #1o5c at the heart of the @IEA’s forthc… https://t.co/2ayyP2z8daTODAY: @CFigueres and others send an open letter to the @IEA, urging @IEABirol to put #1o5c at the heart of its upc… https://t.co/PRu6TJbpsPIndia 🇮🇳 must go green or perish via @ICD_climate https://t.co/pmHnvKoMNN#NowReading: Pakistan’s Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) to launch seven national parks under ‘Green Stimulus’ tha… https://t.co/AjVOAcDiwrThe EU 🇪🇺 makes its move on a green coronavirus recovery, proposing an $825 billion package including renewable ene… https://t.co/FyP1he0BasUK urged to tie green recovery 💹 from COVID-19 crisis to #COP26 via @guardian https://t.co/8n3dSKXoN2 #GreenRecoveryAn annual investment of $4–4.5 billion in tree restoration 🌳 could create more than 150,000 jobs in the United Stat… https://t.co/chNwxTnVxmAs U.S. federal lawmakers prepare economic rescue plans, both low-carbon investments and a fair transition for the… https://t.co/fSU6y7mf3T"If we want to have more sustainable economic growth, I think addressing #climatechange is the most effective and b… https://t.co/oWW9tjLB1Y#Nature helps us adapt to #climatechange: ✔️Wetlands defend coasts from storms ✔️Forests protect drinking water… https://t.co/ykhVJK6BHt“Shifting the date of #COP26 is understandable, but there can be no let-up in tackling the #climatecrisis... Countr… https://t.co/IxJiMohn5VAfter #COVID19, India can pursue a sustainable and resilient recovery. Here are 5 ways to do it: https://t.co/S9Gb3CBROx @WRIIndia"I think #Indonesia can and should enhance its climate ambitions. We have opportunities to be a leader in sustainab… https://t.co/JsuAhxrxEQOur work is not on hold in any form or fashion. We continue, with determination and resolve, to work for meaningful… https://t.co/44TJnm9K9w
Retweeted by WRI ClimateGCF is developing dedicated #ClimateAction initiatives to be launched before #COP26 to help developing countries ma… https://t.co/tncu3CEJJ2
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5/29
2020
“Shifting the date of #COP26 is understandable, but there can be no let-up in tackling the #climatecrisis... Countr… https://t.co/stNIRzQ4DR#COP26 will take place between 1 - 12 November 2021 in Glasgow. The COP Bureau of the @UNFCCC, with the UK and our… https://t.co/BCGqQqzA8w
Retweeted by WRI ClimateWant to help the US Economy? Rethink the Trillion Trees Act and learn more from the developing world's deep experie… https://t.co/qeM61SqrCT
Retweeted by WRI Climate#NowReading: Key climate spending in EU's "green recovery" plan via @TRF_Stories ➡️ https://t.co/jJZ0LaVQFg #GreenRecovery“The EU investments that are proposed for green measures are really an order of magnitude larger than what any othe… https://t.co/U1SjliGJtDEvery $1 billion invested in public transportation creates nearly 50,000 jobs and returns $5 billion in economic ac… https://t.co/a0Azsz1NC1#Climateemergency means weather related shocks to the economy follow each other with increasing speed. Resilient in… https://t.co/K4ba0YcMBN
Retweeted by WRI Climate.@IEA: Coronavirus ‘accelerating closure’ of aging fossil-fuelled power plants via @CarbonBrief https://t.co/y28iswvCG0French 🇫🇷 President @EmmanuelMacron unveiled an 💰 €8bn plan, including subsidies and support for electric or hybrid… https://t.co/9XM3uxLCo5🇨🇳: How investing in social infrastructure will be important for building #resilience to future shocks via… https://t.co/3sBu2nFxYg
5/28
2020
Sir David Attenborough warns #climatechange has been ‘swept off front pages’ by #coronavirus via @Independent https://t.co/LFUOMJIjYmUse our 2020 NDC Tracker to follow country submissions ➡️ https://t.co/1DT7DFlKYj #ClimateWatch #ClimateAction https://t.co/yxIaWjGHuC
Retweeted by WRI ClimateNature-based solutions provide economic, climate and community benefits, yet many nations are not realizing their f… https://t.co/RbnWL03CvjTogether, @onetreeplanted and @WorldResources have helped farmers in Peru grow 1000s of 🌳🌳🌳. @AiderONG is protecti… https://t.co/1DtoS4M5ou
Retweeted by WRI ClimateA $20 billion investment would enable the United States to electrify 10% of its school and transit bus fleet. Lea… https://t.co/ji3nB21Vd6Investing an additional $5 billion annually on weatherization programs would serve nearly a million homes each year… https://t.co/4nCNR2btlv5 experts predict the future of renewable energy amid #coronavirus via @grist https://t.co/UUTN1FcXos #renewablesUse our 2020 NDC Tracker to follow country submissions ➡️ https://t.co/1DT7DFlKYj #ClimateWatch #ClimateAction https://t.co/yxIaWjGHuC“As the first African country – and least developed country – to submit a strengthened climate commitment in 2020,… https://t.co/04cF0zS3hn
5/27
2020
We must ensure that economic recovery packages & ambitious #ClimateAction go hand in hand. Join the 1st High-level… https://t.co/uGK5xJ5UFw
Retweeted by WRI ClimateSome pathways to a stronger, more sustainable ocean economy: 🚢 Reducing shipping emissions 🐠 Bluer blue tourism 🌊O… https://t.co/YrgrH7SUS8
Retweeted by WRI ClimateOver 40 million health professionals are calling #G20 leaders to prioritise investments in public health, clean air… https://t.co/yImV4NO5aE
Retweeted by WRI Climate+40 million world health professionals 👩‍⚕️👨‍⚕️ from 90 different countries are calling for a green… https://t.co/HJwMq0y09vCzechs back EU’s #greenrecovery plan & support the EU’s long-term target to achieve climate neutrality by 2050 via… https://t.co/8nGngdlmmoCongratulations to #Rwanda, In the midst of the fight against #Covid19 Rwanda becomes the first African country to… https://t.co/CKM9npGEcR
Retweeted by WRI ClimateIn Spain 🇪🇸, more than 200 businesses, politicians, unions, NGOs and scientists are calling for a #GreenRecovery vi… https://t.co/1xVJmWgQKNEvery $1 billion invested in public transportation creates nearly 50,000 jobs and returns $5 billion in economic ac… https://t.co/80JbtIcf6AAs U.S. federal lawmakers race to prepare economic rescue plans, both low-carbon investments and a #fairtransitionhttps://t.co/eiADqoaxRE
Retweeted by WRI Climate+40 million doctors, nurses and health professionals demand #G20 leaders take #COVID19 recovery action that reduces… https://t.co/kSoHxq54VeICYMI: Spain 🇪🇸 to unveil climate law to reach #netzero by 2050, shaping the recovery effort to #COVID19 https://t.co/XgJ2cosJh9Now more than ever, it’s vital that countries put #renewables at the fore to #buildbackbetter after #COVID19.… https://t.co/hoOGm8vHnS
Retweeted by WRI ClimateNon-state and subnational actions are crucial to achieving the #ParisAgreement. Register now for this exciting webi… https://t.co/X9y5YdT27m
Retweeted by WRI ClimateDenmark 🇩🇰 plans to build two “energy islands” totalling 4GW of offshore wind capacity, under plans to reduce emiss… https://t.co/FuOebAjofj
5/26
2020
Clean energy yields an economic return 3 to 8 times higher than the initial investment, while creating jobs and red… https://t.co/0ZleUyYtUY#Nature helps us adapt to #climatechange: ✔️Wetlands defend coasts from storms ✔️Forests protect drinking water… https://t.co/xQQlCLTJMdU.S. policymakers must ensure low-carbon investments and a fair transition for fossil fuel workers are included in… https://t.co/017wuUtD2A'Cleaner and greener': #COVID19 prompts world's cities 🌆 to free public space of cars via @guardianhttps://t.co/dobkQyczMTMore than 150 companies worth $2.4 trillion are calling for science-based #GreenRecovery via @EURACTIVhttps://t.co/INIG8ex5js
5/25
2020
As governments look to help their economies recover from the #COVID19 pandemic, stimulus packages should also build… https://t.co/8MQ6rOf1yNTo rebuild the economy from the coronavirus fallout, the United States must consider low-carbon and resilient inves… https://t.co/mIfejQQSqn#Rwanda 🇷🇼 is the first African country and LDC to submit a national climate plan (#NDC) under the #ParisAgreementhttps://t.co/ogwZM0mf4cDid you know nature can help protect us from climate change? Wetlands, forests, mangroves, urban green spaces, and… https://t.co/w9uB6fNvVZ
5/24
2020
Nature-based solutions are vital to protecting communities from floods, storms, and other climate change impacts. 3… https://t.co/KkBuIGE0YlCanada PM @JustinTrudeau: Companies will need to show they’re ‘thinking about’ #climatechange to get government loa… https://t.co/we3DpKTkadU.S. policymakers must ensure low-carbon investments and a fair transition for fossil fuel workers are included in… https://t.co/2uewPecepDCompanies worth $2 trillion are calling for a green recovery from the #COVID19 crisis. Let’s re-imagine a better fu… https://t.co/njaOvOZ6yp“As the first African country – and least developed country – to submit a strengthened climate commitment in 2020,… https://t.co/QXnvl75GmO
5/23
2020
Next up: This week in NDC enhancement. There were two this week - the most in a single week since February. Hopeful… https://t.co/BY0Y8hri4j
Retweeted by WRI ClimateThis week, #Andorra 🇦🇩 became the tenth country to submit a national climate plan (#NDC) in 2020. The 10 countries… https://t.co/tznJdTsf8WOne key way to protect #biodiversity? Restore land by growing trees! Check out 5 key tips from our experts on how t… https://t.co/amgYqcQszr
Retweeted by WRI Climate#Nature helps us adapt to #climatechange: ✔️Wetlands defend coasts from storms ✔️Forests protect drinking water… https://t.co/fGoFvdJ8jB
5/22
2020

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