This paper reviews the benefits of a pan-BRI country approach for financial and environmental sustainability. It highlights the role and importance of Multilateral Development Banks (MDB’s) to cover early stage risks, and the vital need for them to crowd-in private capital. As an accelerator, the paper recommends the establishment of a BRI Green Investor Alliance to take forward more detailed work on making Green investment in the BRI more efficient.
China is aiming to halt the rise in its carbon dioxide emissions before 2030 and to achieve carbon neutrality before 2060. The ambition will set China, in less than 40 years, from being the...