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October 10, 2019

Indonesian Foundation Working to Reduce Ocean Plastic Pollution Wins Google.org Support

Google.org, the charitable arm of Google, issued an open call to organizations around the world to submit their ideas for how they could use artificial intelligence […]
October 10, 2019

USAID Awards New Project to Prevent Ocean Plastic Pollution

On August 29th, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded a $48 million contract to reduce and prevent ocean plastic pollution around the world. Clean […]
October 7, 2019

Ocean Plastics Media Scan: September 2019

Fortune: Preventing Plastic Waste is a Global Crisis- and an Investment Opportunity Investors and companies around the world are beginning to see the global plastics pollution […]
September 17, 2019
Manila

Monitoring and Evaluation for Climate Adaptation Initiatives: Lessons from the Philippines

This post was originally published on Climatelinks. Increasingly, cities are taking control of assessing local risks associated with climate change and implementing adaptation activities to build […]
September 12, 2019

Calling All Photographers for the Climatelinks 2019 Photo Contest

This contest was originally published on ClimateLinks. Do you have great photos of climate and development? Do you want to showcase your photos and promote your […]
October 3, 2018

USAID Urban Champion: Mike Keshishian

Mike Keshishian is a Local Government Specialist in USAID’s Office of Democracy, Rights and Governance. He has worked for USAID since 1998, with a primary focus […]
September 12, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 30 August 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global London and other major global cities commit to waste reduction declaration (8/28/18) Source: Envirotec Magazine Global Population […]
August 20, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 16 August 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global 30 Most Crowded Cities in the World (8/13/18) Source: 24/7 Wall St. Is the world more […]
August 8, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 2 August 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global How will humanity feed itself by 2050? (7/30/18) Source: Eco-Business Rapid Urbanization Is a Risk to […]
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