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New fund aims to grow green businesses in SA

New fund aims to grow green businesses in SA

Solar PV panel manufacturing. Image: GreenCape The Green Outcomes Fund (GOF), a first of its kind structure, incentivises local South African fund managers to increase investment in green businesses. Through a partnership officially signed on 31 January 2020 between National Treasury’s Jobs Fund and GreenCape, the R488m fund provides outcomes-based …

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Businesses urged to increase their resiliance to climate change

Businesses urged to increase their resiliance to climate change

Researchers from the University of Cambridge are urging businesses to increase their resilience to prepare for extreme weather events caused by climate change.  Findings from the Cambridge Climate Change Business Risk index have shown that climate change could add around 20% to the global cost of extreme weather events by …

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