Canada to invest nearly $1.8bn in innovation in developing countriesStaff Writer | November 18, 2016
Minister of Environment and Climate Change, and Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced that Canada will invest nearly $1.8 billion to mobilize developing countries.
Investment Pledge to help countries pollute less
It will leverage private-sector investments in areas such as clean technology, climate-smart agriculture, sustainable forestry, and climate-resilient infrastructure.
Canada will deliver this support through a range of trusted partners, including multilateral development banks, with demonstrated expertise in innovative finance solutions to address climate change. ■