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Returns and Rewards of a Climate-smart Future

Nov 10, 2021

Returns and Rewards of a Climate-smart Future

One of the countries to be most impacted by climate change and with one of the highest growth rates in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions globally, Vietnam sits in the crosshairs of the climate crisis.

Financing the Transition to Net Zero

Nov 3, 2021

Financing the Transition to Net Zero

How sustainability-linked bonds, blue loans, and other new financing tools target the climate crisis.

Blue Economy in Thailand: A Rising Tide That Lifts All Boats

Oct 12, 2021

Blue Economy in Thailand: A Rising Tide That Lifts All Boats

Sustainable development of oceans could raise incomes in emerging markets.

Building Green in a “Code Red” Climate

Sep 20, 2021

Building Green in a “Code Red” Climate

Why investors, developers, and governments are adopting zero-carbon goals.

A Greener Future for Ulaanbaatar

Jun 13, 2021

A Greener Future for Ulaanbaatar

Sumiyabazar Dolgorsuren, Governor of the Capital City and Mayor of Ulaanbaatar, spoke about his inspirations and the city’s sustainable development plans during a virtual event —IFC Sustainability Exchange 2021.

Wind Power Fuels Green Growth in Vietnam

Jun 11, 2021

Wind Power Fuels Green Growth in Vietnam

An IFC-financed project is helping the country take advantage of its wind-power potential.

Anxious in Australia and Papua New Guinea

May 19, 2021

Anxious in Australia and Papua New Guinea

As the number of COVID-19 cases rises in the region, Sydney-based Karlis Salna takes stock of the mood of small business owners in Australia and Papua New Guinea.

#IWD2021: Women in Hong Kong Building a Better Future for Asia – Chaoni Huang, BNP Paribas

Apr 7, 2021

#IWD2021: Women in Hong Kong Building a Better Future for Asia – Chaoni Huang, BNP Paribas

Sustainability as an industry has attracted more women than many others, and the sector in Hong Kong is no exception. To celebrate #IWD2021, IFC has launched a series of interviews with women in the Fragrant Harbour who are championing the sustainability agenda in Asia. Our next interview is with Chaoni Huang, Head of Sustainable Capital Markets for Global Markets, Asia Pacific at BNP Paribas.

#IWD2021: Women in Hong Kong Building a Better Future for Asia – Teresa Leung, HKQAA

Mar 31, 2021

#IWD2021: Women in Hong Kong Building a Better Future for Asia – Teresa Leung, HKQAA

Sustainability as an industry has attracted more women than many others, and the sector in Hong Kong is no exception. To celebrate #IWD2021, IFC has launched a series of interviews with women in the Fragrant Harbour who are championing the sustainability agenda in Asia. Our next interview is with Teresa Leung, General Manager of the Finance and Technology Business Division at HKQAA.

#IWD2021: Women in Hong Kong Building a Better Future for Asia – Annie Chen, RS Group

Mar 25, 2021

#IWD2021: Women in Hong Kong Building a Better Future for Asia – Annie Chen, RS Group

Sustainability as an industry has attracted more women than many others, and the sector in Hong Kong is no exception. To celebrate #IWD2021, IFC has launched a series of interviews with women in the Fragrant Harbour who are championing the sustainability agenda in Asia. Our next interview is with Annie Chen, Founder and Chair of RS Group.