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Q&A: How the coffee sector is mapping a path toward global sustainability

By Molly Bergen

March 4, 2016
With forecasts of growing demand and a changing climate, the time to protect this crucial crop is now.
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Typhoon Haiyan's Impact Felt in Warsaw

By Enrique Nuñez

November 21, 2013
Thousands are dead and millions of lives were changed forever when the devastating storm struck the Philippines. As the world negotiates a climate treaty, the director of CI’s Philippines program asks if we’re acting fast enough.
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Benefits of Protecting Nature Far Outweigh Investment Costs

By Carlos Manuel Rodriguez

October 12, 2012
The longer we wait, the more funding we will need to safeguard the services ecosystems provide.
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In Brazil, Working to Safeguard 1/8 of the World’s Fresh Water

By Lucio Bede

June 19, 2012
Brazil’s rivers link distant geographies, meaning activities in one region can have big impacts downstream.
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Incorporating Nature into Decision-Making in Madagascar

By Rosimeiry Portela, Ph.D.

June 18, 2012
CI and partners are conducting important research on the value of ecosystems for economic activities.
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