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US election signals shift in country’s climate change stance

The Biden-Harris victory at the US Elections signals a new era of federal climate policy in the US because president-elect Joe Biden campaigned on clean energy and climate resilience as core to his plans for the country.

Pioneering green bond fund to focus on emerging markets

IFC and HSBC Global Asset Management announced the establishment of the first global green bond fund targeting “real economy” issuers in emerging markets.
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$110m approved to advance climate change projects

The board of the Green Climate Fund has approved funding for three proposals from the African Development Bank totaling over $110 million.

DBSA secure funds to establish Climate Finance Facility

The Green Climate Fund has awarded funding worth $55.6m to DBSA  for the establishment of a R2 billion Climate Finance Facility.

Zambia obtains $50m to advance its renewable energy programme

Facing a serious electricity supply deficit due to recent droughts, Zambia’s government launched the Renewable Energy Feed-in-Tariff (REFiT) policy in 2017 to crowd in...

Africa50 to participate with developing the Desert to Power Programme

Africa50, Green Climate Fund (GCF) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) are set to develop solar projects in the Sahel through the Desert to...

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