Many climate activists join major scientific bodies in calling for economic and social transformation to curb global warming, other onlookers are hoping for 'moonshot' technology to step in as climate 'saviour'.
A new study has uncovered scant disclosure by green bond issuers of their environmental impact, and a lack of social safeguards to protect communities from unintended consequences of financed projects.
Yamide Dagnet and Joel Jaeger –
While the amount of climate-friendly stimulus spending leaves much to be desired, some countries are making strides toward greening their economic recovery. How can countries expand their green recovery efforts?
Bambang Susantono and Armida Salsiah AlisjahbanaKanni Wignaraja –
Countries must not return to business as usual after the pandemic if they are to have any chance of creating a greener and fairer world in the years ahead. As lockdowns ease, what will it take to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals?