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The Demands of Justice

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ND-GAIN to launch Global Urban Climate Assessment, measuring climate resiliency at the city level

Building on its pioneering Country Index, which ranks climate vulnerability and readiness across more than 180 countries, the University of Notre Dame’s Global Adaptation Initiative (ND-GAIN) will soon begin tracking the progress of such efforts in cities around the world. Based on evolving climate vulnerability and adaptation research, the Global Urban Climate Assessment (GUCA) aims to develop a pilot decision-support tool to inform actions and investments in urban areas.

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The Census Tree

Economist Kasey Buckles links historical data to boost research and genealogy

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