Yellen: World Bank should address climate finance, debt vulnerabilities

by Reuters
Thursday, 14 October 2021 15:28 GMT

WASHINGTON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - The World Bank should plan to double its mobilized private climate finance by 2025 and, along with the International Monetary Fund, strengthen efforts to address debt vulnerabilities, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said in a statement on Thursday. (Reporting by Susan Heavey and Kanishka Singh; editing by Jonathan Oatis)

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