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Multilateral development bank activity and the environment

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on International Development Institutions and Finance

Multilateral development bank activity and the environment

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries
    • Subjects:
    • Banks and banking, International.,
    • Development banks.,
    • Environmental policy -- Developing countries -- Finance.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSubcommittee on International Development Institutions and Finance of the Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, House of Representatives, 98th Congress, second session.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881 .U62 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 12 p. ;
      Number of Pages12
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2665447M
      LC Control Number85603003

      The Role of Multilateral Finance and the Environment: A View from the World Bank Andrew Steer World Bank Jocelyn Mason economic activity may cause environmental problems but can also, with the WORLD BANK, WORLD DEVELOPMENT REPORT DEVELOPMENT AND THE ENVIRONMENT MDB Multilateral Development Bank MIGA Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency ODA Official Development Assistance activity level in a harmonised manner. Furthermore, the report provides estimates of ODF by emerging economies that . International Investment Bank (Russian: Международный Инвестиционный Банк, Mezhdunarodnyy Investitsionnyy Bank) is a multilateral development bank established in by Comecon in order to promote economic development and cooperation of the member states. The Bank carries out its activities based on an intergovernmental Agreement establishing the bank Headquarters: Budapest, Hungary.


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