Vice President and Special Envoy for Climate Change
Rachel Kyte is World Bank Group vice president and special envoy for climate change. She oversees work on climate change adaptation, mitigation, and climate finance taking place across the institutions of the World Bank Group, including the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD); the International Development Association (IDA), the World Bank's fund for the poorest; the International Finance Corporation (IFC); and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA); as well as the World Bank Institute and the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery. She previously served as World Bank vice president for sustainable development and was the International Finance Corporation's vice president for business advisory services and a member of IFC's management team.
- IFC and S&P create Emerging Markets Carbon Efficiency Index
- How to govern climate-change funds
- Second-day optimism in Copenhagen
- Copenhagen: Seeking investment in a low-carbon future
- And so Copenhagen begins
- Putting a price on carbon: time to get hands-on
- A roadmap for international financial institutions
- Disciplined financial mechanisms
- Flashbacks at Bali
- 2007: The year of biomonitoring?
- Climate change: removing bad subsidies to fund adaptation?
- Clean technology going mainstream?
- Go nuclear for Earth Day?
- The business of biodiversity
- Preventing biodiversity loss
- Curitiba’s challenges
- IFC adopts new environmental and social standards
- Environmental and social standards: the best approach
- Environmental and social standards: what to require?
- Mainstream innovation in socially responsible investing
- Bed-time reading for trade delegates and poverty campaigners
- 2010 is just around the corner