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Ending child marriage in Nepal for girls like Gita
Fourteen-year-old Gita wasn’t ready for marriage, but her mother didn’t see any other option. Gita’s father had died suddenly, the family was poor, and they belonged to a community of “untouchables” in the poor country of...
ING’s green bond receives high ranking and awards
When ING issued its first green bond last November, investors responded positively, with the issue more than two times oversubscribed. Since then the funds have been put to good ‘green’ use, a point recognised by several...
World Water Day highlights importance of research and finance
Did you know that water scarcity affects around 40 percent of the world’s population? Or that an estimated 663 million people lack ready access to improved sources of drinking water?