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How Climate Change Could Impact the World's Poor 

Rachel Kyte discusses the threat that climate change poses for the world's poor in a speech at Australian National University. Read more

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NEWS STORY July 17, 2013 | World Bank Approves Landmark Coal Restrictions | ClimateWire 

VIDEO June 25, 2013 | World Bank Urges Climate Action | Weather Channel 

NEWS STORY June 19, 2013 | Small Global Warming Rise Would Have Alarming Impact | Reuters 

NEWS STORY June 19, 2013 | World Bank Warns Global Warming Woes Closing In | AFP 

NEWS STORY June 18, 2013 | Climate Change Threatens Trouble in the Near Future | Washington Post 

NEWS STORY May 10, 2013 | The World Bank Wants to Fight Climate Change: Here are Four Ways It Can Help | Washington Post 

VIDEO May 9, 2013 | Safe Walking for All: World Bank Live Event

BLOG POST April 23, 2013 | The View Across Haiti & the Need for Disaster Resilience

BLOG POST April 22, 2013 | An Accounting System Worthy of Earth Day: Natural Capital Accounting

VIDEO April 19, 2013 | A Matter of Life: Investing in Sanitation: World Bank Live Event

BLOG POST April 18, 2013 | Why Finance Ministers Care about Climate Change & Sustainable Development

VIDEO March 21, 2013 | How Climate Change Could Impact the World's Poor | Australian National University 

NEWS STORY March 21, 2013 | World Bank Puts Climate Change at the Top of Its Agenda | ABC Radio Australia 

NEWS STORY March 21, 2013 | World Bank Condemns 'Business as Usual' Approach to Climate Change | Video | ABC News 

NEWS STORY March 19, 2013 | Countries Must
Work Harder to Switch to Sustainable Energy: World Bank
| Jakarta Globe

BLOG POST March 14, 2013 | Shaping the Next Generation of Carbon Markets | Huffington Post

VIDEO March 11, 2013 | Rachel Kyte Talks about Carbon Markets with the Partnership for Market Readiness

LIVE CHAT March 8, 2013 | What Drives Empowerment? An International Women's Day Live Chat

VIDEO: March 1, 2013 | Connect4Climate: Right Here, Right Now!

NEWS STORY: Feb. 15, 2013 | Islands Want UN to See Climate as a Security Threat | Associated Press

BLOG POST: Feb. 15, 2013 | Talking to the UN Security Council about Climate Change

NEWS STORY: Feb. 15, 2013 | UN Security Council to Tackle Climate Change Risk | RTCC

VIDEO: Jan. 22, 2013 | 70% of Businesses Concerned About Climate Change | RTCC

BLOG POST: Jan. 10, 2013 | Urban Transport: It's About Moving People, Not Vehicles

BLOG POST: Dec. 12, 2012 | Keeping Hope Alive - Just

NEWS STORY: Dec. 6, 2012 | Climate Change: Oil-Rich Sceptics Begin to Feel the Heat | The Telegraph

NEWS STORY: Dec. 6, 2012 | Middle East Faces Extreme Climate Changes | The National

NEWS STORY: Dec. 6, 2012 | World Bank Seeks Urgent Action on Arab World Climate Change | The Peninsula

BLOG POST: Dec. 5, 2012 | Climate Lessons from a Hotter Arab World

NEWS STORY: Dec. 5, 2012 | World Bank: Arab World Hit Hard by Climate Change | Salon

BLOG POST: Nov. 27, 2012 | A Wake-Up Call on Climate Change

NEWS STORY: Nov. 27, 2012 | Landscape Science: A Way to Help COP18 Policymakers Better Manage the World’s Resources | Reuters AlertNet

BLOG POST: Nov. 26, 2012 | Paying the Price for Climate Change | World Economic Forum

NEWS STORY: Nov. 19, 2012 | World Bank Warns of ‘4-Degree’ Threshold of Global Temperature Increase | Washington Post

BLOG POST: Oct. 29, 2012 | TEDx: Thinking About Extreme Weather: 7 Talks for the Storm

BLOG POST: Oct. 28, 2012 | Inside ICRISAT's Seed Banks & Test Fields, Research Is Changing Farmers' Lives

BLOG POST: Oct. 23, 2012 | Gas Flaring: Let’s Light Up Homes Rather than the Sky

VIDEO: Oct. 23, 2012 | Gas Flaring: Turning Waste into Investment | EBRD

NEWS STORY: Oct. 23, 2012 | Developing Countries Turn to Each Other for Conservation | The New York Times

NEWS STORY: Oct. 18, 2012 | New Approaches Needed to Finance Conservation Efforts: World Bank | Economic Times

NEWS STORY: Oct. 18, 2012 | Domestic Innovations Are Driving Conservation | Times of India

BLOG POST: Oct. 18, 2012 | Progress in the Corridors at the Convention on Biological Diversity

BLOG POST: Oct. 17, 2012 | Cost-Effective Conservation

BLOG POST: Oct. 12, 2012 | New Pledges Expand GAFSP's Food Security Work in World's Poorest Countries

VIDEO: Oct. 12, 2012 | Rachel Kyte: Key Messages from the Sendai Dialogue

VIDEO: Oct. 10, 2012 | TEDx Talk: Rachel Kyte on Disaster Risk Management & Resilience

VIDEO: Oct. 10, 2012 | Sendai Dialogue: Disaster Risk Management in a Changing World

BLOG POST: Oct. 7, 2012 | 2.3 Million Lives Lost: We Need a Culture of Resilience

VIDEO: Oct. 3, 2012 | Advancing Gender Equity for Food Security: Address to CGIAR Workshop

BLOG POST & SPEECH: Sept. 25, 2012 | It's a Make-or-Break Decade for Action on Climate Change | Video

SPEECH: Sept. 21, 2012 | Opportunities for Forest Financing | Video

VIDEO: Sept. 20, 2012 | San Giorgio Group Meets on Increasing Funding for Low-Emissions Development

BLOG POST: Sept. 19, 2012 | Celebrating 25 Years of the Montreal Protocol - and Looking Ahead

NEWS STORY: Sept. 8, 2012 | World Bank Vice President Calls on Global Conservation Community to Get Out of Their Comfort Zones | The Financial

BLOG POST: Sept. 6, 2012 | Putting Nature at the Heart of Economic Decisions

SPEECH: Sept. 6, 2012 | Crossing Boundaries: IUCN World Conservation Congress Keynote | Video

INTERVIEW: Aug. 14, 2012 | Rachel Kyte on the Barriers to Creating & Maintaining Sus­tainable Public Transport | Global Briefing

VIDEO: July 13, 2012 | Re|Source 2012 Panel: The Politics of Today vs. the Economics of Tomorrow

BLOG POST: June 22, 2012 | How a Week in Rio Leads to an Active Monday Morning

BLOG POST: June 22, 2012 | Gender Equality: Good Economics & Good Business

BLOG POST: June 20, 2012 | Rio's Buzzing About Natural Capital Accounting

BLOG POST: June 18, 2012 | It's All Connected: Landscape Approaches to Sustainable Development

BLOG POST: June 17, 2012 | Upping the Level of Ambition at Rio

BLOG POST: June 16, 2012 | A Little Less Conversation, A Little More Action on Oceans

BLOG POST: June 14, 2012 | Rio +20: A Global Stage

LIVE CHAT: June 5, 2012 | Transcript of Rio+20 Online Chat with Rachel Kyte |  Post-Chat Blog Post

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Fionna Douglas
Advisor - Communications & Outreach
Sustainable Development

fdouglas@worldbank.org
+1-202-473-8913

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