That the fund went “from conception to announcement to disbursement within less than two weeks is a sign of what is possible when everyone acts with a sense of urgency and mutual trust,” says Bugg-Levine, who has led NFF since 2011.
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“Cities who have taken a resilience approach are better prepared,” says Global Resilient Cities Network’s Lauren Sorkin.
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The COVID-19 outbreak has revealed the fragility of our system as it's currently organized and is making a strong case for the principles of sustainable investment, said Generation Investment Management's Colin le Duc in a conversation with ImpactAlpha.
Blue Planet Environmental Solutions secured $25 million from investment bank Nomura to divert waste in Asian markets from the landfill.
The grassroots response is moving quickly to bridge gaps as Congress haggles over a relief package that could take weeks to reach families and businesses.