The progress in the first week of climate negotiations in Katowice has been painfully slow, and a logjam over financial transparency can unravel agreements in other areas such as green technology transfer.
Much of the growth in Asian green bond issuance is in China, with Southeast Asian countries gaining momentum. What can the finance industry do to boost green investments in developing nations in Southeast Asia?
As the two-week 24th conference of the parties to the UN Climate Change Convention (UNFCCC) kicks off this week in Katowice, Poland, secretary general Antonio Guterres calls on over 150 world leaders for ways to step up climate action.
Angel Gurria and José Graziano da Silva –
Food production will suffer some of the most immediate and brutal effects of climate change, with some regions of the world suffering far more than others. How does global trade ensure that high-quality, nutritious food reaches those who need it most?