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  1. World Bank to Increase Climate Finance to $29 Billion Per Year

    13 Oct 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru The World Bank Group will increase climate financing to as much as $29 billion USD annually, Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced this week. The investments will boost support for renewable energy, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2015 - 10:13

  2. Hotter Climate Is Already Impacting Food, Water, Energy Security: World Bank

    26 Nov 2014- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Climate change is already causing heat and weather extremes that put food, water and energy security at risk, according to a report released this week by the World Bank. The repor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/26/2014 - 10:46

  3. New World Bank Initiative Links Energy Demand, Water Management

    22 Jan 2014- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates The World Bank this week launched a new global initiative, called Thirsty Energy, which seeks to prepare countries for the future by linking energy demand and water resource man ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2014 - 09:49

  4. COP 19: Experts Call for “Landscape” Approach to Climate Change, Food Security, Water Scarcity

    18 Nov 2013- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARSAW, Poland Global experts participating in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s 19th Conference of Parties (COP 19) talks in Warsaw, Poland, last week called for a change in the way ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2013 - 10:05

  5. Sanitation and Water for All Report Card Shows Progress

    15 Aug 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Much progress has been made towards reaching the commitments that countries, donors, civil society groups and multilateral organizations made during the second Sanitation and Water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/15/2013 - 10:03

  6. World Bank Launches Second Phase of Water Partnership Program

    The World Bank announced on May 21 that it is launching the second phase of its joint Water Partnership Program, which involves the bank and the governments of the Netherlands, Denmark and the United Kingdom. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 10:01

  7. World Bank Opens Spring Meeting With Sanitation Dialogue

    The World Bank opened its annual spring meeting on April 19 with a panel discussion on the importance of proper sanitation in achieving all development goals, as well as the importance of private sector involvement in improving sanitation access. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2013 - 08:46

  8. $260 Billion Lost Each Year Due to Lack of Sanitation: World Bank

    An estimated $260 billion USD is lost every year from a lack of access to sanitation, according to the World Bank. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  9. World Bank's New Environment Strategy Aims for “Green, Clean, Resilient”

    The World Bank Group on June 5 released its new Environment Strategy for 2012-2022, which aims to promote sustainable development that is environmentally and economically sound in order to achieve a “green, clean and resilient world for all.” ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  10. US, UK Announce Aid Boost for Sanitation at High-Level Meeting

    23 Apr 2012- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states The United States announced on April 20 that it is joining the Sanitation and Water for All (SWA) partnership, comprised of governments, donors, civil society and multilateral org ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07