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2010-10-14 08:00:00

VENICE, Italy, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Climate Policy Initiative (CPI), a global research organization focused on the effectiveness of energy and climate policy and programs, today announced the establishment of the CPI Climate Finance Project, based in Venice. The project's goal is to provide research on climate finance to policymakers and the private sector, to help them make the best decisions in support of low-carbon growth. Specifically, the project will: establish a...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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