Twenty-eighth Green Climate Fund Board meeting approves 15 new projects, USD 1.2 billion for climate action
2021-03-30 13:10:44

Twenty-eighth Green Climate Fund Board meeting approves 15 new projects, USD 1.2 billion for climate action

The Green Climate Fund Board has closed its twenty-eighth meeting, approving 15 new climate projects totaling USD 7.5 billion including USD 1.2 billion in GCF funding and USD 6.3 billion in co-financing, for low-emission, climate resilient development


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UK proposes requiring businesses to disclose climate risks by 2022
2021-03-29 12:35:04

UK proposes requiring businesses to disclose climate risks by 2022

Britain launched a public consultation on a proposal to require big companies to disclose the risks they face from climate change as soon as 2022, which would make it the first major economy to make such disclosures mandatory

Only a third of the tropical rainforest remains intact
2021-03-17 13:05:12

Only a third of the tropical rainforest remains intact

The world’s first complete historical and current overview reveals that two thirds of the tropical rainforest on Earth are gone or degraded

A blueprint for scaling voluntary carbon markets to meet the climate challenge
2021-03-16 13:05:19

A blueprint for scaling voluntary carbon markets to meet the climate challenge

More and more companies are pledging to help stop climate change by reducing their own greenhouse-gas emissions as much as they can

Ten years after Fukushima, Japan remembers 'man-made' nuclear disaster
2021-03-15 12:45:16

Ten years after Fukushima, Japan remembers 'man-made' nuclear disaster

When a huge earthquake and tsunami struck Japan on March 11, 2011, devastating towns and triggering nuclear meltdowns in Fukushima, a stunned world watched the chaotic struggle to contain nuclear disaster since Chernobyl

Mikhail Gorbachev is one of the founders of the world greening movement
2021-03-02 05:05:31

Mikhail Gorbachev is one of the founders of the world greening movement

Mikhail Gorbachev celebrated 90 years anniversary

Why the Green Climate Fund should embrace carbon markets
2021-03-01 10:30:42

Why the Green Climate Fund should embrace carbon markets

Focusing on projects that involve carbon trading could help the GCF boost its pipeline of investments