India, World Bank To Create Market Structure From CSR Demand Side To Maximise Social Impact

The World Bank team apprised the ministry of the developments and progress in sectors of municipal financing, logistics, skilling, knowledge partnership, solar energy in the agriculture sector, among others

By PTI 11/09/2023

World Bank President Ajay Banga To Attend G20 Meeting

World Bank President Ajay Banga will travel to India next week to attend the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, according to the development lender

By PTI 08/07/2023

US lawmakers Urge World Bank To Increase Investment In Climate Projects

It is hoped that the bank will lead a coordinated and robust response to climate challenges, the lawmakers said in a letter to the bank president 

By PTI 06/07/2023

World Bank Approves $1.5 Billion For India’s Low-Carbon Transition

The $1.44 billion loan is from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) and is facilitated by a United Kingdom $1 billion backstop aimed at boosting the World Bank’s climate change financing to India

By Outlook Planet Desk 30/06/2023

TVS ILP Builds on Green Foundation

The industrial and logistics park claims to meet 50 per cent of energy demand through solar power and save water through 100 per cent recycling  

By Naina Gautam 28/06/2023

World Bank Launches The Private Sector Investment Lab

The newly launched programme, which aims to increase private sector investment in developing economies, initially focuses on renewable energy and energy infrastructure

By Outlook Planet Desk 23/06/2023

FM To Attend Paris Summit For New Global Financing Order

The objective of the summit is to set the foundations for a new global financing architecture beyond the Bretton Woods system to address climate change, biodiversity crisis and development challenges

By PTI 21/06/2023

World Bank Funding To Help Kerala Deal With Climate Change

CPI (M) state secretary said it was an important development for Kerala as it was one of the states, which faces most number of natural disasters, has to deal with a number of communicable diseases and is significantly affected by climate change

By PTI 19/06/2023

World Not On Track For SDG7, Say IEA, IRENA, UNSD, World Bank And WHO

To meet SDG 7 targets and to ensure that people fully benefit from the socio-economic gains of the shift to sustainable energy, it is necessary to structurally reform international public finance and define new opportunities to unlock investments

By Outlook Planet Desk 06/06/2023

World Bank Approves $82 Million for Prevention of Zoonotic, Endemic Diseases in India

The Animal Health System Support for One Health Programme will support India’s Livestock Health and Disease Control Programme, which seeks to control animal diseases and zoonoses

By Outlook Planet Desk 12/05/2023