Ten key sectors to accelerate decarbonisation using COVID-19 stimulus packages

The report highlights how investment in ten sectors through post-COVID-19 recovery efforts can help to support deliver economic recovery, create jobs, and help achieve the goal of limiting global temperature rise to below 2 degrees Celsius.

IFC loan to advance clean mobility adoption in Brazil

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has partnered with Brazilian financial institution Banco Alfa de Investimento S.A to promote clean mobility.
renewable energy

Romania gets IFC support for energy efficiency and climate financing

In Romania, IFC has partnered with leasing company UniCredit to provide more climate finance and to boost the energy efficiency sector.
climate policies

New alliance launches to address climate change with Asian banks

The IFC has partnered with the HKMA to encourage the participation of banking institutions in Asia in climate action initiatives.
solar energy

Fiji utility to develop Pacific’s largest solar project with IFC funding

Energy Fiji Limited has secured funding from IFC to develop the largest solar energy project of its kind in the Pacific.
eu funding

IFC helps South African bank finance green projects

IFC has announced a loan to FirstRand Bank to enable increased financial and advisory support to energy-efficient projects in South Africa.
green banks

IFC vows to help Ukraine boost climate finance

The IFC has signed a cooperation agreement with Ukraine’s National Securities and Stock Market Commission to help boost climate finance in the country.
Bank of Egypt

IFC and National Bank of Egypt partner to strengthen cleantech entrepreneurship

IFC is partnering with the National Bank of Egypt and MSMEDA to strengthen the country's clean technology entrepreneurship sector.
solar sector

IFC, EBRD and EU partner on Armenia’s first utility-scale solar project

IFC, European Union and the EBRD have partnered to support the development of the first utility-scale solar power plant in Armenia.

IFC backing green building policies leads to a drop in emissions

The World Bank member, IFC, has launched a report on recommendations and results for policies to encourage green building construction.

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