1 edition of Climate for investment abroad. found in the catalog.
Climate for investment abroad.
|Contributions||Broderick, Terry R., Courtney, William Harrison, 1944-, United States. Dept. of State. Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs.|
|LC Classifications||HG4538 .C53|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 109 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||109|
|LC Control Number||75324025|
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), China’s first venture into the creation of a multilateral bank, proudly proclaims that its standards on environmental protection and climate risk are world-class, but since the AIIB is only a small player in financing the Belt and Road Initiative, it makes little difference to the climate or. With the devastating consequences of climate change growing at home and abroad, the United States must harness the technological innovation of the moonshot, the creativity of our entrepreneurs, the strength of our workers, and the moral force of a nation endeavoring to establish justice for all.
International Investment and Climate Change by Timothy Forsyth, , Taylor & Francis Group edition, in English. Investing in climate resilience may cost a little extra upfront, but it will deliver more sustainable infrastructure in the long-term. For example, if investment for a new bridge in a monsoon-prone region of India is more robust, is positioned and engineered with climate change in mind and is built as a low-carbon structure, it is more likely.
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