Plan lacks detail in key areas, including concrete commitments to end fossil fuels support.
Bank’s lofty projections for oil-based growth contradict more sober estimates that account for uncertainty in sector.
ICSID suit against Dutch government’s fossil phase out highlights threat to climate action posed by investor-to-state dispute settlement mechanisms
CSOs call for IFC to close remaining loopholes in Green Equity Approach, after equity client chosen to pilot the initiative makes investment in coal plant expansion in Indonesia.
Notes from the virtual Civil Society Policy Forum event on 30 March.
World Bank commits to invest additional $5 billion in the Great Green Wall over the next five years, despite shortcomings in its existing investments in the initiative highlighted by IEG.
Bank support facilitated $1 billion in private investment in LNG on the island, despite the green credentials of natural gas being widely debunked.
Notes from the Civil Society Policy Forum session on 28 September.
Argentina’s strategy to increase fossil fuel exports to ease debt burden ignores need for increased state investments and climate commitments.
New energy policy sees European Investment Bank end support for unabated coal, oil and gas from 2021.