Tagged: Green Climate Fund
Climate activists remain hopeful despite the potentially disastrous Trump administration.
The Green Climate Fund is supposed to finance the world's shift away from fossil fuels. But fossil fuel-funding banks are eager to get on board.
An easy-to-understand "user's guide" to the Green Climate Fund – the first international fund under the United Nations established to support countries in the global South build clean energy, climate resilient economies.
Washington just made a $500 million down payment on climate resilience in the developing world. But the fund's choice of financial partners is raising some eyebrows.
IPS Climate Policy Director Janet Redman comments on U.S.'s $3 billion pledge to the Green Climate Fund
The world's two major powers lost a decade that could have been spent hashing out responses to climate change, the arms trade, and the global recession.
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.
After four years of negotiations over the framework of a new UN Green Climate Fund, countries have agreed on what are considered “essential elements” to make the Fund operational.
A coalition of nearly 300 civil society organizations mainly from developing countries are raising alarms that the GCF could be used to finance dirty energy