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Launch of the 2018 Youth Solutions Report

New edition showcases solutions from 61 countries, urges policies to support youth-led innovation

 Jul 2018

NEW YORK, USA; JULY 16: The second edition of the Youth Solutions Report, which identifies 50 youth-led projects that aim to solve the world’s toughest issues, will be released on July 16 in New York during a launch event at the headquarters of the ...

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IEA Report 2018: More Investments into Fossile Fuels, Less in Renewable Energy

 Jul 2018

Vienna, July 20, 2018 - The World Energy Investment Report 2018, recently published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), showed more money was invested globally into fossile fuels than into renewables in 2017 – a development that runs contrary to the UN Sustainability Goals (SDGs) as laid ...

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PHYSICAL RISK: Second part of guidance for banking industry to implement TCFD Recommendations now available

 Jul 2018

Geneva, 17 July, 2018 | Sixteen leading banks convened by the UN Environment Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) and supported by climate risk advisory firm Acclimatise, have released new methodologies that aim to help the banking industry to understand and manage the physical risks and opportunities of ...

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COMPASSIONATE INVESTING PIONEER KARNER BLUE CAPITAL ANNOUNCES LAUNCH

Innovative Firm Manages Investment Strategy Focused on Animal Welfare

 Jul 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C., July 17, 2018 - Today marks the launch of Karner Blue Capital, one of the nation’s first investment firms to offer socially responsible strategies focused on animal welfare. Karner Blue Capital’s approach to “compassionate investing with impact” uses proprietary research to ...

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Global energy investment in 2017 fails to keep up with energy security and sustainability goals 17 July 2018

 Jul 2018

July 17, 2018 - The electricity sector attracted the largest share of energy investments in 2017, sustained by robust spending on grids, exceeding the oil and gas industry for the second year in row, as the energy sector moves toward greater electrification, according to the International ...

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GII 2018: China Cracks Top 20 Top Rankings: Switzerland, Netherlands, Sweden, UK, Singapore, U.S.

 Jul 2018

Released jointly by WIPO, Cornell University, INSEAD and the 2018 GII Knowledge Partners, the Confederation of Indian Industry, PwC’s Strategy& and the National Confederation of Industry (CNI) – Brazil and Brazilian Micro and Small Business Support Service (Sebrae)

NEW YORK, July 10, 2018 - China broke ...

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The EU's External Investment Plan: first projects in Africa and the Neighbourhood

 Jul 2018

Brussels, 11 July 2018 - As part of its External Investment Plan, the EU gave its green light to a package of financial guarantee programmes worth around €800 million on 10 July. This will help to leverage an estimated €8-9 billion in public and private investment ...

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Scaling Up Capital Market Innovations for Impact: World Bank Treasury Year in Review

 Jul 2018

Washington, D.C., July 11, 2018—The World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD, Aaa/AAA) launched its first green bond for fiscal year 2019. The bond brings the institution’s overall green bond issuance to 143 bonds that have raised nearly US ...

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Women Drive Impact Investing – Impact Investing Drives Women

 Jul 2018

Vienna, July 16, 2018 - In an attempt to define the role of women in impact investing, let's first look at some characteristics that distinguish impact investors in general from other types of investors. Here, research points to a trend that shows impact investors tend ...

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