? 3 things to know about the One Planet Summit

Jay Owen Global Citizen, Wealth of Networks

3 things you need to know about the 3rd One Planet Summit

There’s only one Earth we need save! That’s why leaders from around the world are gathering in Nairobi, Kenya to reaffirm the world’s commitment to the fight against climate change. Here are three things you need to know about the third One Planet Summit.

Stepping up climate adaptation and resilience in Africa

With African countries on the front lines of intensifying climate change risks, the World Bank is ramping up support through its new Action Plan on Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience, prioritizing the Sub-Saharan Africa region.

We must build climate-smart cities to save our planet

Because cities consume over two-thirds of the world’s energy and account for more than 70% of global CO2 emissions.


Why we need a research department

“After a brief hiatus, the office of the Chief Economist of the World Bank Group was reunited last week with DEC, the well-known Research Department of the World Bank. This led me to reflect on a question often posed to policy institutions as well as the private sector: Why do we need research departments outside academia?”

Pinelopi Goldberg – March 12

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