Over 100 NGOs ask World Bank to end fossil fuel funding

Anadolu Agency | Oct 19, 2019 at 9:26 AM
  • More than 100 environmental NGOs around the world on Friday sent a letter to the World Bank Group (WBG), demanding end to fossil fuels funding.
  • A total of 112 organizations, including 350 Movement, Amazon Watch, ActionAid International and Fridays For Future, called for action to stop the “climate catastrophe.”
  • Stressing that world leaders as well as institutions should act to stop the climate crisis, the letter urged the WBG to play a leading role to end all support to fossil fuels by the end of 2020.