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May 11, 2022
Lessons from my Childhood Home
Growing up in a rural province in the Philippines inspired my career promoting green and resilient buildings.
Apr 11, 2022
Tapping the Potential of Women Entrepreneurs in Vietnam
A Vietnamese bank is expanding finance to female business owners, helping them close the gender gap.
Mar 23, 2022
Cooking Up Solutions for Cambodia’s Women Entrepreneurs
IFC financing is helping women-owned businesses weather the COVID-19 crisis.
Feb 28, 2022
Tongans Dig Deep as Island Nation Recovers from Volcano’s Blast
In times of crises, most people are all only too well aware that support and money is most welcome and most needed. That has been the case with Tonga, a country rocked by a devastating volcanic blast in January.
Feb 1, 2022
In Indonesia, A Tale of Resilience
Innovative insurance products are helping small business owners get back on their feet.
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.
Nov 3, 2021
Financing the Transition to Net Zero
How sustainability-linked bonds, blue loans, and other new financing tools target the climate crisis.
Oct 12, 2021
Blue Economy in Thailand: A Rising Tide That Lifts All Boats
Sustainable development of oceans could raise incomes in emerging markets.
Sep 20, 2021
Building Green in a “Code Red” Climate
Why investors, developers, and governments are adopting zero-carbon goals.
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.