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The Clean Air Initiative (CAI) advances innovative ways to improve air quality in cities by sharing knowledge and experiences through partnerships in selected regions of the world.

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June 2005
Reducing Air Pollution from Urban Transport (Companion Report)

This document is an abridged version of a longer report that was commissioned by the Air Quality Thematic Group of the World Bank, comprising specialists from the environment, transport, and energy sectors. The full report (Gwilliam and others 2004) has been approved by the Environment, Transport, and Energy and Mining Sector Boards of the World Bank.

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12/14/2006
[English] Call for Papers: Conference on "Energy, Environment, and Development - Analyzing Opportunities for Reducing Poverty"

Institut Veolia Environnement (IVE), The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), and Institute for Sustainable Development and International Relationships (IDDRI)


05/01/2005
[English] I-CE Newsletter

Global: Interface for Cycling Expertise. May 2005. No. 2


03/01/2005
[English] Community Development Carbon Fund Gets Unexpected Boost; Public & Private Partners Invest $128 Million

Global: WASHINGTON, March 1, 2005. Less than 18 months since its inception,the World Bank Community Development Carbon Fund (CDCF) today announced that 25 public/private participants closed the first round of financial commitments at $128 million—far beyond the original $100 million projected target. The beneficiaries will be the poorest countries on the planet, which until now have been by-passed by the emerging carbon emissions trading market.


02/15/2005
[English] World Bank: Post-Kyoto Uncertainty Threatens Emerging Carbon Emissions Market

Global: WASHINGTON, February 15, 2005 As the Kyoto Protocol enters into force, with the goal of limiting carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in rich countries, the World Bank today urged industrialized nations to address the uncertainties of the post-Kyoto period, after 2012.


02/10/2005
[English] Worldwide celebrations to mark Kyoto Protocol's entry into force on 16 February

GlobalAsia in General: UNCCC welcomes "new era in international efforts to reduce the risk of climate change"


02/03/2005
[English] World Bank Issues Report On Its Environmental, Social Commitments

Global:


12/28/2004
[English] Vietnam: The Benefits of Cleaner Development

Asia in General: 2004 National Strategy Study Spells Out the Opportunities and Challenges of the Clean Development Mechanism under the Kyoto Protocol


12/17/2004
[English] European Investment Bank and World Bank Agree to Develop the “Pan-European Carbon Fund”

Global: The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the World Bank signed Thursday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in which the two organizations agreed to cooperate in the development of a Pan-European Carbon Fund (PECF).


12/09/2004
[English] The Philippines: Wind Power Through Carbon Finance

Asia in General:


12/02/2004
[English] China to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Coalmine Methane Through ‘First of’ Initiative

Asia in General:

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