Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Letters from the Editor

U.S. Banks to Boost Lending in Wake of Hurricanes, Climate Report

U.S. community banks plan to earn nearly $600 million by 2020 by enlarging their green energy portfolios amid rising appetite for climate-friendly loans, their chief executives told FCN. The revelations by New Resource Bank, Beneficial...

COP23: Financing Stalemate Highlights ‘For-Profit Vs Aid’ Debate

BONN -- The COP23 financing agenda ended in stalemate early Saturday as developing countries failed to persuade rich ones to accelerate financing amid mounting evidence that rising temperatures and inevitable sea rise could destroy...

Africa Faces Heavy Financing Challenges, Says Activist Olumide Idowu

In this month's Expert Box, the African Youth Initiative on Climate Change´s communications officer, Olumide Idowu, extols his country's politicians to take climate finance and global warming more seriously.   Africa: Are We Ready For Climate...