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

World Bank Commences Work On Business Ready Project  

The project will assess the business and investment climate in up to 180 economies and assist nations in accelerating development in a fair and sustainable manner.

By Outlook Planet Desk 02/05/2023

Migration To Emerge As A Strong Engine For Growth And Prosperity

As populations age, competition for employees increases in wealthy and middle-income nations.

By Outlook Planet Desk 26/04/2023

Rethinking Finance

Momentum — and demands — have been growing for the World Bank and other powerful global and regional financial institutions to change their lending practices

By Associated Press 18/04/2023

Inequality Levels Are Returning To Those Of The Early 20th Century: UN Chief 

António Guterres urged international development banks to use their resources to increase private investment in developing countries

By Outlook Planet Desk 18/04/2023

No More Funding Of New Coal Projects From IFC 

IFC updated its Green Equity Approach (GEA) policy and made it clear that it would not support any further coal and would like to see its clients who are financial intermediaries (like commercial banks) reduce their coal investments

By Outlook Planet Desk 06/04/2023

Green Bonds To Help Fuel Climate Action

RBI has come up with the India Sovereign Green Bond Framework, which is based on the Panchamrit concept announced by India at COP26, Glasgow

By Naina Gautam 20/03/2023