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  1. US$100 Million to Protect the Environment and Promote Development in Tunisia’s Poorest Regions
    US$100 Million to Protect the Environment and Promote Development in Tunisia’s Poorest Regions 20 Mar 2017

    The World Bank announced today a US$100 million project to support better management of forests, rangelands and agricultural landscapes for more jobs and increased incomes in the North-West and Center-West regions of Tunisia

    Africa,Finance,Tech. & Innovation,Agriculture
  2. Ecosphere+ CEO recognised as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum
    Ecosphere+ CEO recognised as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum 15 Mar 2017

    We are delighted to announce that Lisa Walker, CEO of Ecosphere+, has been recognised as a 2017 Young Global Leader (YGL) by the World Economic Forum

    Europe,Worldwide,Finance,Policy,Carbon Reduction
  3. Ecosphere+ makes senior appointments and announces new collaboration
    Ecosphere+ makes senior appointments and announces new collaboration 2 Feb 2017

    Ecosphere+ today announces several key appointments to its senior team, bringing a broad set of skills and experience to launch its sales and marketing operations

    Europe,Worldwide,Finance,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  4. The World Bank Group and Climate Action partner to deliver key launch event on climate finance
    The World Bank Group and Climate Action partner to deliver key launch event on climate finance 30 Jan 2017

    With the Paris Agreement ratified, momentum is building behind effective NDC (Nationally Determined Contributions) implementation.

    Worldwide,Finance,Policy,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  5. New York Pension Fund joins multi-billion-dollar international investors to reduce carbon footprint
    New York Pension Fund joins multi-billion-dollar international investors to reduce carbon footprint 25 Jan 2017

    In the latest demonstration of institutional asset owners' commitment to climate action, New York State Common Retirement Fund (CRF), has joined the Portfolio Decarbonization Coalition (PDC).

    Worldwide,Finance,Sustainable Energy,Carbon Reduction,COP 23
  6. Revolutionary digital platform to boost green finance
    Revolutionary digital platform to boost green finance 23 Jan 2017

    the 'Green Digital Finance Alliance', a ground-breaking initiative to harness digital technologies in catalyzing financing that addresses global environmental challenges, was launched today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland.

    Worldwide,Finance,Tech. & Innovation
  7. Asset Owners With £2 Trillion Launch Climate Investment Tracker: Transition Pathway Initiative
    Asset Owners With £2 Trillion Launch Climate Investment Tracker: Transition Pathway Initiative 13 Jan 2017

    Thirteen leading international asset owners launch major initiative to embed climate concerns in investment decisions

    Worldwide,Finance,Carbon Reduction
  8. 2017 is the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development
    2017 is the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development 10 Jan 2017

    The United Nations General Assembly declared 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development recalling the potential of tourism to advance the universal 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals

    Worldwide,Finance,Policy,Transport,COP 23
  9. Masen, Africa-based climate bonds pioneer, issues Morocco's first ever Green Bond
    Masen, Africa-based climate bonds pioneer, issues Morocco's first ever Green Bond 7 Nov 2016

    Masen, a central player of renewable energy in Morocco, has issued the country's first ever Green Bond. The proceeds will help fund solar power projects Noor Laayoune, Noor Boujdour and Noor Ouarzazate IV

    Africa,Finance
  10. Global leaders prepare to get down to business at COP22
    Global leaders prepare to get down to business at COP22 4 Nov 2016

    Leaders are now preparing to get down to business at the Sustainable Innovation Forum during COP22, co-convened by Climate Action in partnership with UNEP and the Moroccan Government.

    Worldwide,Finance,Tech. & Innovation,Policy,Sustainable Energy,Agriculture,Smart Cities,Transport,Carbon Reduction,COP 22

OUT NOW: CLIMATE ACTION 2016-17

Climate Action and UNEP are delighted to present the 10th anniversary edition of the official Climate Action report for COP22, Marrakech, Morocco.

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