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The Paris Agreement on Climate Change Is Official. Now What?

PARIS — When the landmark Paris Agreement to address climate change officially goes into effect on Friday, the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe will be floodlit green to celebrate the occasion. Now comes the hard work: figuring out the … Continue reading

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Towards a Political Agenda for Urban Resilience

This article is part of UNU’s Habitat III series featuring research and commentary related to the UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, 17–20 October 2016 in Quito, Ecuador. This week, the international community is meeting in Quito, Ecuador … Continue reading

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Seeking Breakthrough and Effective Measures to Adapt to Climate Change, Managing Water Resource in the Mekong Delta

On the morning of September 26, 2016, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha, The Vice Head of the Southwest Steering Committee Son Minh Thang, and the Party Committee Secretary of Ca … Continue reading

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Vietnam Urban Areas to Integrate between Green Growth and Climate Change Resilience

The Vietnam forum on urban planning and development towards green growth and climate resilience was jointly held by the Ministry of Construction, the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), and the Quang Ngai provincial People’s Committee from  August 23 – … Continue reading

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