June 1, 2020

Solar Farm of Inírida reduced CO2 emissions

Monitoring emissions during the first days of operation of Inírida Solar Farm (GSI) are positive. According to Gestion Energetica S. A. E.S.P. (Gensa), a Colombian utility, […]
June 1, 2020

Banco Votorantim has announced Brazil’s first 2020 Certification

Banco Votorantim (BV), one of Brazil’s top 5 private banks, has announced its first ever Green Bond. BV intends to use the proceeds to finance or […]
May 31, 2020

Social bonds for a sustainable recovery

The economic recovery after the coronavirus crisis will require all possible efforts to mobilize public and private financial resources,  in order to take off and recover […]
May 30, 2020

Spain getting closer to a Climate Change Law

On Tuesday, May 19, the Council of Ministers approved the draft of the climate change law, that will be sent to the parliament. The final and […]
May 29, 2020

Green Bond Pricing

A report on Green Bond Pricing in the Primary Market, elaborated by the Green Bonds Initiative (CBI), examines how green bonds perform in the primary markets. […]
May 28, 2020

University of Manchester to decarbonise its investment portfolio

The University of Manchester has announced that it will end investments in fossil fuel reserve and extraction companies by 2022, and ‘decarbonise’ all investments by 2038. […]
May 27, 2020

Implications of COVID-19 for the 2030 Agenda and the Paris Agreement

The United Nations has declared that the world is facing a global health crisis unlike any in the 75-year history of the United Nations — one […]
May 22, 2020

Mexico’s central bank, UNEP and UNDP call on financial sector to plan for environmental risks

Mexico City – Today, Banco de México and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), presented the […]
May 12, 2020

Development Banking is very active

Social bonds, which finance projects with a positive social impact, are rebounding significantly in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic as an alternative to face the […]