• UN-Backed Fund Pledges $1 Billion for Climate Projects in Developing Countries

    25 days ago - By Fortune

    The UN-backed Green Climate Fund has pledged $1 billion in new projects and programs for developing countries.
    The commitment is in prelude to the UN climate talks in December, where member nations will discuss implementing the Paris Agreement , the legally binding document 195 nations signed in 2015, committing them to limiting global warming by reducing emissions.
    The 19 new projects approved over the four-day meeting in Bahrain include investing in renewable energy in Tonga, transforming financial systems in Africa and South America, and enhancing climate resilience in India's coastal...
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  • UN-Backed Fund Pledges $1 Billion for Climate Projects in Developing Countries

    25 days ago - By Fortune

    The UN-backed Green Climate Fund has pledged $1 billion in new projects and programs for developing countries.
    The commitment is in prelude to the UN climate talks in December, where member nations will discuss implementing the Paris Agreement , the legally binding document 195 nations signed in 2015, committing them to limiting global warming by reducing emissions.
    The 19 new projects approved over the four-day meeting in Bahrain include investing in renewable energy in Tonga, transforming financial systems in Africa and South America, and enhancing climate resilience in India's coastal...
    Read more ...