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Is the wave breaking on ‘unsustainable investment’?

17/02/2018

Has multi-directional advocacy created an unstoppable momentum against investments that take no account of climate and social impacts?

What’s out there for Paris finance in 2018? Part 2

10/02/2018

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Part two of our series on what’s on the agenda of the “NDC community” in 2018.

What’s Out There for Paris finance in 2018?

03/02/2018

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We look ahead at what’s on the agenda of the “NDC community” in 2018

Have your say … on the way forward for blended finance

29/01/2018

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The Blended Finance Taskforce, established by the Business & Sustainable Development Commission and Systemiq, seek comments on their latest consultation paper

Financing sustainable infrastructure: a tale of two cities

20/01/2018

How can cities in poor countries raise funds for major infrastructure projects? Urban experts with IIED and PwC look at two success stories and suggest how local governments can build their financial skills and credibility with investors.

Digital Solutions for Climate Finance

13/01/2018

As a new year opens up, Lauren Carter, Director of Climate Finance Initiatives at BEYA Capital and Co-Founder of Finance the Future looks at how new technologies and financing techniques might change the way that action on climate action is funded.

2017 in review

23/12/2017

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Plenty of lights in the sky. But not much ongoing illumination of the way?

OnePlanet Summit: Unconscious Uncoupling?

16/12/2017

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Is global climate action becoming de-linked from the NDCs?

FINANCING ASIA’S CLIMATE COMMITMENTS – CENTRAL ROLE FOR A GREEN INVESTMENT BANK?

02/12/2017

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Over the past two decades, Asia has been the fastest developing region in the world. However, 1.6 billion people are still living in poverty. Can the region meet the challenges it faces to close infrastructure gaps and build cities that offer an acceptable quality of life?

Impact investing: What it is and how it might help climate finance

26/11/2017

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What lessons can the climate finance market learn from impact investing?

COP23: More Late Quartet than Ode to Joy?

20/11/2017

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First impressions from COP23, as Fiji commandeers the city of Beethoven

Insurance: green shoots of convergence

11/11/2017

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Insurers, regulators and policymakers are getting it together on insurance thinking and practice for climate and sustainability