COP26: UK commits £165m to fight gender inequality in the climate crisis

A new study has found women to be those most affected by climate change worldwide

UK looks to bolster renewable energy infrastructure in Taiwan

In the latest trade talks between the nations, a greener future for the Asian country was at the forefront of the conversation

Green bonds issuance in emerging markets ‘to reach $100bn by 2023’

The post-pandemic recovery is expected to provide significant opportunities for green and sustainability-related projects, including renewable energy, green urban infrastructure and climate-smart agriculture

New agreement to help deliver Pacific’s largest solar power project

The $15m project will help reduce Fiji’s dependence on imported fossil fuels and cut emissions, whilst supporting as many as 14,000 households to transition to solar energy

ADB and IEA renew energy sector sustainability collaboration

The organisations intend to scale up efforts to advance progress on sustainability in Asia and the Pacific

Asia and pacific region ‘must clean up energy to reach global decarbonisation’

A new REN21 report suggests the deployment of renewables in the area continues to lag behind that of traditional energy sources

EU supports sustainable development in the Pacific with €31.6m fund

It is backing renewable energy and sustainable waste management projects

UK pledges to phase out plastic in its Pacific outposts

It aims to reduce the waste produced by its diplomatic missions in Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu

South Asia and Pacific to receive $80bn for climate action

Countries in the regions are said to be at the highest risk of plummeting into deeper poverty and disaster

UK pledges £8.2m for nations to fight climate change

The funding will help countries prepare for natural disasters and lower greenhouse gas emissions