Mark Carney tells banks they can't ignore climate change dangers
Wednesday, 17 April 2019 () Mark Carney has warned banks they cannot ignore the “catastrophic” effects of climate change and must be at the heart of tackling the problem. Along with other central bankers from around the world he called on governments and financial institutions to take a central role in keeping temperature rises “well below 2C” as pledged under the Paris climate agreement. Mr Carney said the “enormous human and financial costs of climate change are having a devastating effect on our collective wellbeing.” We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras. Subscribe now Moving to a low-carbon economy will require a...
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