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Read "Smart Power for Environmentally-sound Economic Development (SPEED)" here.


Read "Securing the Livelihoods and Nutritional Needs of Fish-Dependent Communities" here.


Read "A Framework for Urban Climate Resilience" here.


Read "Achieving Food Security in the Face of Climate Change" here.


Read "Rising Currents" here.


Read "Philadelphia Green Waterways" here.


From The World Resources Institute:

Restoring Nature's Capital: An Action Agenda to Sustain Ecosystem Services (WRI, 2007)
Proposes an action agenda for business, governments, and civil society to reverse ecosystem degradation.


World Resources 2008: Roots of Resilience - Growing the Wealth of the Poor.  (United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Environment Programme, World Bank, World Resources Institute.  July, 2008)





Corporate Ecosystem Service Review: Guidelines for Identifying Business Risks & Opportunities Arising from Ecosystem Change, v2.0  (WRI, 2012): This report is a structured methodology that helps managers proactively develop strategies to manage business risks and opportunities arising from their company’s dependence and impact on ecosystems. This is version 2.0 of the report, which was originally published in 2008.


Influence of Coastal Economic Valuations in the Caribbean: Enabling Conditions and Lessons Learned (WRI, 2012)This paper assesses the policy influence of previous coastal ecosystem economic valuations in the Caribbean and identifies the key “enabling conditions” for valuations to influence policy, management, or investment decisions.

Tomorrow’s Approach: Food Production and Ecosystem Conservation in a Changing Climate (WRI, 2013): This paper examines a triple challenge: the interlinked and intensifying problems of climate change, ecosystem services degradation, and the need to double food production to sustain a growing global population.