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UN Emissions Report Calls for ‘Deeper, Faster Cuts’ in Greenhouse Gasses...

The world needs to cut greenhouse gas emissions nearly 8% a year over the next 10 years to avert temperatures rising to...

IMF Official Says $500 Billion Needed for Emerging Countries to Meet...

Half a trillion dollars may be the minimum amount of investments developing countries will need if the world intends to meet the...

Amid Noise, Fintech Emerged as Bright Spot at U.N. General Assembly

Beyond gloomy headlines about a scolding 16-year old activist to leaders acknowledging failure to make meaningful progress on climate change, you may...

At the UN, Cities See Themselves in Vanguard of Solving Climate...

Key Takeaway: Science for 1.5C Cities, a side-event held in UN’s basement...

Clean Air Fund Launched With $50 Million at U.N. Summit, Highlighting...

A handful of European philanthropies have banded together to create the Clean Air Fund to support projects combatting air pollution, and to...

Time to Prepare for Nuclear Winter: Author Bryan Walsh

A nuclear-powered explosion in northern Russia on August 8 bore frightening similarities to the Chernobyl disaster three decades ago because of government...

UN Climate Report’s Warnings and Opportunities, in 5 Takeaways

A grim U.N. report detailing the effects of climate change on food production warns that without large-scale change, food across the globe...

Now Is The Time for Private Equity to Combat Climate Change:...

With the increasing pace of natural disasters worldwide, the time is ripe for investors to act on climate change, according to Georgie...

15-Year-Old’s Startup Making Waves by Using Sound to Fight Fires

While 15-year-old Joshua Gao sees a future in his sound waves-based fire extinguishing company, many steps lie ahead before its ready for...

Swell Investing, PacLife Impact Platform, Closes After Inability to “Achieve Scale”

Pacific Life Insurance’s impact investing platform Swell, which sought to align offerings with the U.N. Sustainability Goals, said this week it would...

Morgan Stanley Pushes for Progress in Social Impact Investing

Morgan Stanley doesn’t want to be left behind, as socially responsible investing is gaining momentum in the United States and beyond.
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