Markets lack confidence in new BRICS bank

Markets lack confidence in new BRICS bank

Green groups and investors sceptical about sustainability of new multilateral lender’s policies

Transcontinental railroad would require a new city in the Amazon: report

Transcontinental railroad would require a new city in the Amazon: report

Authorities in Brazil and Peru express concern over “enormous” impacts of planned 5000km railway

Recycling becomes an Olympic event

Recycling becomes an Olympic event

Plastic collected each day at Rio venues can now be transformed into souvenirs of the city

New China-led development bank mindful to co-operate with critics

New China-led development bank mindful to co-operate with critics

Expanding AIIB is determined to avoid mistakes and “reputational damage” in its first projects

Olympics opening ceremony focuses world’s attention on environment

Olympics opening ceremony focuses world’s attention on environment

The Games kick off with a massive splash of green after city fails to meet environmental pledges

Tapajós hydro plant cancelled on environmental grounds

Tapajós hydro plant cancelled on environmental grounds

Indigenous people who feared land could be assigned to megaproject welcome its cancellation

China boom created excessive gains for extractive sector

China boom created excessive gains for extractive sector

Spike in raw material consumption exacerbated environmental stresses, new study says

Fires threaten Brazil’s forests and emissions reductions plans

Fires threaten Brazil’s forests and emissions reductions plans

Instance of fires caused by humans up 57% on previous highs as experts warn situation could worsen

All eyes on China’s 13th Five-Year Plan for energy

All eyes on China’s 13th Five-Year Plan for energy

Leaked documents preview China’s plans for energy policy over the next five years

Powerful ‘dirty’ ministries are hurting Latin America’s climate aims

Powerful ‘dirty’ ministries are hurting Latin America’s climate aims

Courting Chinese investment to develop high-carbon sectors has big long-term costs, experts say

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