Posts Tagged: Green Climate Fund
Francis recognizes that there's no way to stop climate change without confronting the way the world does business. That's huge.
The developed world has pledged $9.5 billion to help fight climate change. But it's going to take hundreds of billions more.
As climate activists converge on New York, world leaders will meet behind closed doors with corporate honchos who bank on fossil fuels.
Will the Green Climate Fund—the UN body tasked with funding the transition to a clean-energy, climate-resilient future in the developing world—invest in fossil fuels?
Climate change is literally melting down the list of available host venues for the Winter Olympics.
We need a national climate response to match the scale of the Philippines typhoon and the extreme weather happening in other parts of the world.
With the latest green finance talks in Songdo, wealthy countries have taken another step toward financializing the world's response to climate change.
By refusing to make any firm commitments at the Doha summit to deliver money over the next decade, industrialized countries are effectively relegating the GCF to irrelevance.
What we got from Durban was largely a set of promises to do something...some other time.
The UN Cancun climate talks established the groundwork for the Green Climate Fund to help poor nations address climate change.