sustainable mobility

Rwandan sustainable mobility providers get global recognition

Rwandan sustainable mobility providers, RURA and Ampersand have been nominated for the 2020 Ashden Awards, for their climate action solutions.
E-waste market

Danish firm ranked world’s most sustainable company

Corporate Knights' 2020 index of the Global 100 has ranked renewable energy company Ørsted, as the world's most sustainable company.

SDGs presents private investors with $197bn investment opportunity

In this report, Standard Chartered looks at the most impactful opportunities for investing in three infrastructure-focused SDGs in five African markets.

World’s top corporation leading on sustainability efforts

Corporate Knights’ 2020 index of the Global 100 most sustainable corporations in the world has named Orsted as the leading firm on sustainability efforts.
energy access

Targeting energy access in sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia

A Swiss impact asset manager, responsAbility in partnership with financiers have announced the first close of its new energy access fund.

Call for start-ups targeting sustainability across the energy system

Sustainable energy accelerator EIT InnoEnergy has issued its first-ever global call for start-ups across the entire sustainability value chain.

Paris to become a knowledge partner for sustainable cities

The World Bank and the city of Paris have partnered to support sustainable city efforts in cities and metropolitan regions in developing and emerging economies.
World Bank

World Bank launches $208bn bond for clean water awareness

A subsidiary of the World Bank launched a 7-year $208 billion Sustainable Development Bond to engage with investors to raise awareness for water and ocean resources.

IRENA reviews progress on providing sustainable energy

IRENA is hosting its 18th Council meeting to review progress and plan new work programme towards a climate-safe, sustainable future.

Sub-Saharan Africa requires urgent investment to meet energy goals

Finance, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa, remains drastically below levels needed to deliver universal access, states new report.

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