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Lessons from my Childhood Home

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.

A Green Debut in Côte d’Ivoire

Feb 21, 2022

A Green Debut in Côte d’Ivoire

A shopping mall’s pioneering bond highlights the growth of green finance in West Africa, with an assist from J-CAP.

Countering “a crisis of greed”

Feb 16, 2022

Countering “a crisis of greed”

Paul Polman, former Unilever CEO, calls for “net-positive” companies and values-based partnerships.

In Ecuador, plans for a tourism boom

Feb 16, 2022

In Ecuador, plans for a tourism boom

The challenge: achieving the delicate balance of tourism and environmental protection.

Brewing Hope for Coffee Farmers in Nicaragua

Jan 25, 2022

Brewing Hope for Coffee Farmers in Nicaragua

Climate-smart solutions are making a difference for small coffee producers in the Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua.

7 Steps to a Zero-Carbon Building

Nov 3, 2021

7 Steps to a Zero-Carbon Building

A project in Mexico shows what it takes for a building to go green.

Next frontiers for climate business? 5 experts’ views

Nov 3, 2021

Next frontiers for climate business? 5 experts’ views

What’s on the horizon for climate business opportunities? IFC’s in-house experts outline the sectors primed for green transformation.

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.

Building Cities’ “Green and Just Future”

Nov 3, 2021

Building Cities’ “Green and Just Future”

Cassie Sutherland of C40 explains cities’ unique role confronting climate change--and how local governments’ actions to decarbonize buildings can shift the market.

Tapping Sustainable Finance to Tackle Climate Change

Oct 28, 2021

Tapping Sustainable Finance to Tackle Climate Change

The city of Izmir is using a sustainability-linked loan to address water scarcity and climate change.