IDB Climate Change Fund Gains Japanese Contribution

The Japanese government pledged USD5 million for the Inter-American Development Bank's sustainable energy and climate change fund. The fund aims to promote the development and use of renewable energy sources, energy efficiency technologies and practices, and support climate change adaptation strategies in the region. Meanwhile,

is due to sign two separate agreements with the Japan Bank for International Corp. and Japan International Cooperation Agency to back infrastructure projects, social and economic investments, and environment and climate change initiatives.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.