Why a world awash in green investments can’t find the money for sustainable development goals

//Why a world awash in green investments can’t find the money for sustainable development goals

Why a world awash in green investments can’t find the money for sustainable development goals

Over the last decade, sustainable investments have gone mainstream as investors shun fossil fuels and seek out green bonds and environmental, social and governance (ESG) investments instead. Green investments estimated to be worth more than US$30 trillion now occupy the centre of financial markets. Despite this, the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) financing gap is as large as ever. The world is awash in capital. With global financial assets valued at US$900 trillion, there is plenty of…

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