Time for the Silos to Dance – achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

  I was attending a symposium in the Bahamas when I heard the following in one of the panels: “We need to teach the silos to dance...
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Climate change is one of the world’s greatest risks

  Climate change ranks among the world’s greatest risks. A growing number of leaders and financial institutions are calling for...
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Latin America backs plans to fight climate change while building prosperity

  Just over a month ago, the Paris climate agreement came into effect securing its place in the record books as one of the fastest...
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What could Climate Change mean for Hydropower in Central America?

One of the most important challenges that Central America (and the LAC region in general) faces this decade is being able to close the...
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Five Shades of Blue (Economy)

Recently I was having an intense conversation with a friend about the strong need for Caribbean islands to develop their economies as...
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What are Stranded Assets and how do they relate to climate change?

    Certain climate change impacts are more obvious than others; less evident ones include those resulting in stranded...
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If you want to tackle carbon emissions let indigenous people control their land

This blog was originally posted by The Guardian. Global leaders must acknowledge that land and forests owned and managed by local...
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Addressing the climate change challenge while living with it.

There are quite a few challenges that our society must face in the coming years, but there is one that we are already facing: Climate...
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Hottest year ever should spur Latin America on climate change

Four years ahead of schedule, the Paris climate change agreement is expected to enter into force next month. Latin American and...
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From NDC Invest to a Sustainable Development

Moving towards the path of sustainable development is a great challenge. The Paris Agreement, the UN´s Sustainable Development Goals...
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Throwing corals a lifeline

Recently I was in Jamaica attending the Coral Lifeline workshop organized by the Centre of Marine Sciences from the University of the...
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Back to the Mangroves – Wetlands and climate change

It had been a while since I had really crawled around in a mangrove wetland.  Once you have climbed over the roots of a red mangrove,...
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¿Cómo los gobiernos sub-nacionales podrían contribuir a combatir el cambio climático?

  El 12 de diciembre del 2015 se firmó en París el primer acuerdo global y vinculante para mitigar las emisiones de gases de...
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Por un mundo 50-50 en energía renovable

    El mundo laboral del año 2030 deberá ser más igualitario. Así lo sugiere el tema elegido para celebrar el Día...
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10 pasos para mantenernos por debajo de los 1.5 grados

Hace un año los miembros de la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas para el Cambio Climático firmaron el ambicioso Acuerdo de París....
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¿El carro eléctrico de baterías genera emisiones de CO2?

  En la última década, hemos sido testigos del aumento en la oferta de modelos de carros eléctricos alrededor del mundo, tant...
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