John Roome, Senior Director for climate change, World Bank, was quoted saying that if the emissions are not reduced and adaptions are not built, there will be more than 100 million people surviving in poverty by year the 2030.
"The new financing will ensure that adaptation is undertaken in a systematic fashion, and the World Bank will develop a new rating system to track and incentivize global progress", the world's largest lender said.
Those include building more robust homes, schools and infrastructure, preparing farmers for climate shifts, managing water wisely and protecting people's incomes through social safety nets, Georgieva said. "Our job is to go out and proactively find those opportunities, use our de-risking tools, and crowd in private sector investment". In 2018, the World Bank Group provided a record-breaking US$20.5 billion in finance for climate action: doubling delivery from the year before the Paris Agreement and meeting its 2020 target two years ahead of schedule. The project financing is designed for 2021-2025 years.
The aim of this investment is to help countries take measures against climate change.
In the energy sector, the World Bank will support 36GW of renewable energy as well as energy efficiency projects and help 100 cities achieve low carbon and resilient urban planning development.
The World Bank will give equal weight to curbing emissions and helping poor countries deal with the "disastrous effects" of a warming world as it steps up investments to tackle climate change in the first half of the 2020s, it said on Monday.
As reported by The Guardian, the top worldwide financial firm is making the amount available to fund action on drastic climate change, while aiming to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and helping countries survive the effects of global warming.
Bain & Company, Google and Apple are the only companies to make Glassdoor's list of 100 companies all 11 years. Facebook ranked top in 2018 but has since sunk to seventh spot, ahead of Google in eighth.
The latest clampdown on the Italian mafia signals the European authorities' efforts to combat organized crime groups. Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said the raid was an "extraordinary operation" in the Sicilian capital, Palermo.
Those are the only details that've been revealed about the powertrains for now, stay tuned for more details as launch nears. When the 2020 Silverado HD debuts in February 2019 it will be the most capable and most advanced Silverado HD ever.
However, headline inflation , as measured by the consumer price index (CPI), for October came in below RBI estimates at 3.31%. The reverse repo rate is used by the monetary policy committee as a tool to control the money supply in the country.
The new Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was just announced and we expect three new iPhones and two Google Pixel phones to launch soon. Samsung has released its new One UI in beta form overnight to Galaxy Note 9 users in Germany, India, and the U.S.
The former world number one hit his last competitive stroke of 2018 at his own Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas on Sunday. After his victory, Woods presented Rahm the trophy and apparently made a quip about his asking for advice.
The documents didn't reveal what policy Facebook used to decide which firms were worthy of the privilege and which were not. The social network itself received data about how people were using third party apps in return.
The previous generation Razer Blade Stealth, which came out early this year, was 0.54 inches tall and 2.98 pounds. What's more, the speaker system dons a "Smart Amp" to ensure that audio isn't muddled when dialing up the volume.
N'Golo Kante, Alvaro Morata and Antonio Rudiger have the most bookings this season for the Blues, with three apiece. I think the club is available to sign a new contract immediately, but it's up to him if he wants to renew or not.
Microsoft pokes fun at Apple's iPad Pro in new Surface Go ad
The video's tag line echoes that same point: "Big dreams need a real computer, like the Surface Go, to help make them come true". And while a 10-year-old might have no need for a C compiler, that's actually also doable on iOS to a certain extent.
The Good Place renewed for season 4
But the series has been notably steady over the past several months, and remains one of NBC's most critically-acclaimed titles. Season three will pick back up in January for a remaining three episodes.
Soyuz heads to ISS on first manned mission
After the crew checked for leaks, the hatch was opened and they were welcomed aboard the ISS, their home for the next six months. It is reported by Roscosmos on Monday, December 3, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
George HW Bush's Service Dog Sully Pictured By Coffin
Bush will be honored at several public and private events in Houston and Washington before his burial on Thursday in Texas. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in College Station. "President Trump is scheduled to speak with President George W.
Dawson to face murder charge back in NSW
The 36-year-old mystery concerns the disappearance of Lyn Dawson from her home on the Northern Beaches of Sydney in January 1982. Some of the additional material surfaced as a result of The Australian newspaper's investigative podcast The Teacher's Pet .
Bobby Wagner's top plays from epic game vs. 49ers
The group created a re-enactment of the famous tip play by Sherman in the 2013 NFC championship game against the 49ers. Fluker has been a key part of Seattle's run-game resurgence and appeared very angry on the field about the injury.
Audi will invest over €14 billion in e-mobility advance
Audi gave a glimpse of the third model, the e-tron GT , with a concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show last month. By 2025, the automaker will offer about 20 electrified models, about half of which will be full-electric cars.