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.
- Making carbon finance work for the poor
- Stuck Between Doha and Durban?
- Working together on adaptation-based mitigation
- From Forest Day - The No-Regrets Option
- Saturday in Durban was agriculture day, and focus was on Africa
- Seeking sustainable development in a climate changed world
- What is the best way to fail?
- Where does big business fit into Copenhagen 15?
- 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