Avinash Persaud is the Special Envoy to the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley, for Investment and Financial Services.

December 8, 2022


Money and the Climate Crisis

COP27 and financing the green transition

The conclusion of COP27 reflected persisting uncertainties around coordinated global action towards decarbonization. Major agreements—including the establishment of a loss and damage fund—were reached, but the burden of mounting debt among global South countries continued to limit climate ambition. The…