The Global Sustainability Trust will invest in listed sustainable equities, microfinance, conservation finance, green bonds, renewable energy, and social infrastructure - as well as impact venture capital and private equity.
A group of 17 philanthropic foundations has committed nearly half a billion dollars in support of land-based solutions to climate change and the recognition of indigenous peoples’ and traditional communities’ collective land rights and resource management.
Launched at the Global Climate Action Summit, this new partnership will support efforts of sub-national entities such as cities, states, and regions, corporations and private companies, and financial institutions to accelerate the issuance of green bonds.
Three American corn, soy and wheat farmers opened their books to provide a transparent look at how conservation practices impact real-world farm budgets and profitability. Overall, farmers realized substantial returns on investments.