WRI - World Resources Institute
|Title:||WRI - World Resources Institute|
|Title alternative:||Global Warming, Climate Change, Ecosystems, Sustainable Markets, Good Governance & the Environment|
|Creator:||World Resources Institute|
The World Resources Institute (WRI) is an environmental think tank that goes beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people's lives.
WRI organizes its work around four key goals:
- People & Ecosystems: Reverse rapid degradation of ecosystems and assure their capacity to provide humans with needed goods and services.
- Governance & Access: Empower people and strengthen institutions to foster environmentally sound and socially equitable decision-making.
- Climate Protection: Protect the global climate system from further harm due to emissions of greenhouse gases and help humanity and the natural world adapt to unavoidable climate change.
- Markets & Enterprise: Harness markets and enterprise to expand economic opportunity and protect the environment. [according to site editor's information]
|Keywords:||Global challenges; Climate change; Environmental protection|
|Subject areas:||Economy » Ecology|
|Location of the site's editor:||USA|
|Resource type:||Research facilities|
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