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IISD promotes human development and environmental sustainability.

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    Why India should turn the page on its coal future

    Why India should turn the page on its coal future

    India’s support to coal artificially prolongs the life of a sector that is too costly—financially, for health and for the climate

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Humanity faces immense and urgent challenges

Climate change, biodiversity loss and poverty pose a serious threat to present and future generations. Learn More


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Navigating Troubled Waters

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Our Food. Our Farmers. The Planet.

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Investing in Progress

Agriculture is on the front lines of nearly all urgent global challenges, from hunger to climate change to biodiversity loss and freshwater scarcity. We provide solutions so agriculture can act as a driver for change. 


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