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Multilateral development banks as catalysts for private sector mobilisation: in conversation with EBRD President Odile Renaud-Basso

In this latest event in ODI's MDB Leaders' Series, EBRD president Odile Renaud-Basso will reflect on the role of MDBs as leveraging agents for shareholder capital, what more these banks can do to tackle the climate emergency and mobilise private climate investment, and the role of the private sector as a catalyst for change to achieve the SDGs.
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Cost of living crisis

Explore our commentary and analysis on how the cost of living crisis is impacting countries around the world.

Fossil fuel subsidies are not the answer to the energy crisis

Bad for budgets, bad for the vulnerable, bad for the climate: governments must not resort to fossil fuel subsidies to tackle the energy crisis, argues Archie Gilmour.

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Think Change episode 11: what’s causing the energy crisis?

This podcast examines the causes of the UK's energy crisis, how the government should respond and likely implications for its climate commitments.

How rising inflation is affecting government finances

Rapidly rising prices and interest rates are increasing pressure on government budgets already strained by the Covid-19 pandemic. These blogs explore what is happening and how governments should respond.