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Read about the winners of the "Apps for Climate" competition.

June 29, 2012 News

Read the latest Climate Change e-bulletin

June 26, 2012 Announcement

Successful conclusion of Carbon Expo 2012 in Cologne, Germany.

June 19, 2012 Announcement

Launch of Low Carbon City Development Program for substantial leadership addressing climate change.

June 13, 2012 Announcement

Read the latest Climate Change e-bulletin

February 2, 2012 Announcement

Join us at the World Bank on January 31st for a discussion about using open data to address the challenges of climate change.

January 31, 2012 Announcement
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Join this competition for the best apps for climate change. Deadline for submissions is March 16, 2012.

January 24, 2012 Announcement

Read the latest issue of WBI's climate change e-bulletin

October 20, 2011 Announcement

More than 900 developers of low carbon projects, financiers, the private sector, forestry specialists and government agencies from more than 46 countries came together to discuss how best to achieve low-carbon development.

October 7, 2011 News

WBI seeks youth leaders for the 4th Commonwealth Youth Conference, special session on parliament and climate change.

July 29, 2011 Announcement