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World Resources Institute

The influential WRI is an environmental research and policy organisation based in Washington DC, United States. It aims to "go beyond research to find practical ways to protect the earth and improve people's lives". To fulfil this aim the WRI has a comprehensive programme of work in more than 100 countries in all aspects of environment policy research and action. Its extensive and regularly updated website includes EarthTrends - a set of article and data portals on key environmental topics - as well as online versions of the organisation’s flagship publication, its World Resources reports. {{LINK_LABEL_GO_TO_WEBSITE}}