Jim Kim sets sights on private sector financing for 2015 global climate deal

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim sees financing as a critical piece of a 2015 global climate agreement, but the institution, he says, cannot meet the financial demands alone. Mobilizing more private sector funds definitely one way to address the financing gap.

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  • Jeff Tyson

    Jeff is a former global development reporter for Devex. Based in Washington, D.C., he covers multilateral affairs, U.S. aid, and international development trends. He has worked with human rights organizations in both Senegal and the U.S., and prior to joining Devex worked as a production assistant at National Public Radio. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in international relations and French from the University of Rochester.