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Are Multilateral Development Banks Supporting a Low-Carbon Future?

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India solar panels
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4 Ways China’s Belt and Road Initiative Could Support Sustainable Infrastructure

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China wind farm
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Upstream Emissions as a Percentage of Overall Lifecycle Emissions

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STATEMENT: Developed Countries’ Roadmap Shows Path to $100 Billion Climate Finance Goal

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New Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Starts Building a Green Future

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Indonesia slums
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Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank Releases New Environmental and Social Standards. How Do They Stack Up?

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Redevelopment of Dachong Village, Nanshan, Shenzhen
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With New Guidelines, China’s Green Bond Market Poised to Take Off in the Year of the Monkey

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  • COP21
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Solar cell manufacturing center in Wuxi, China.
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6 Things to Look for on Finance at the Paris Climate Negotiations

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Harvesting season in Nyando climate-smart villages
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Greening Finance: A View from Beijing

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The recent CCICED meeting took place in Beijing, China. Photo by Francisco Anzola/Flickr.
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By Taking 5 Steps, China Can Start Leading the Green Finance Revolution

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WRI President and CEO Andrew Steer presents Green Finance task force report at CCICED annual general meeting in Beijing, China. Photo by Lawrence MacDonald.
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Asia’s Investment Bank: A New Chapter in Sustainable Development

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The new Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) can be a powerful force for improving infrastructure in the developing world—but only if its investments benefit local communities and the environment. Photo by World Bank/Flickr.
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Tracking Climate Finance in Developing Countries: Easing the Way Forward

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Kenyan farmers discussing changes in the climate and weather. The lack of an internationally agreed definition of climate finance makes it difficult to monitor and report climate finance flows. Photo Credit: CGIAR/Flickr
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Lessons from Mexico: Mobilizing Investment in Wind Power

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Thanks to government-led programs supported by international partners, Mexico installed 1240 MW of wind generation capacity by 2012. Photo credit: neusbordas/Flickr
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Injecting Urgency into the World Bank's Climate Change Efforts

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  • world bank
•	Plans for the Metro Colombo Urban Development project in Colombo, Sri Lanka, acknowledge that the metro area is highly vulnerable to flooding. Photo credit: Travlr, Flickr 2006
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Designed for the Future?

ADVISORY: Can the World Bank Meet Sustainability and Governance Challenges?

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5 Opportunities for 21st-Century Transport

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A pedestrian walkway in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Photo credit: EMBARQ
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