WWF warns of severe environment damage from government bail-outs

WWF warns of severe environment damage from government bail-outs


On 6 January, the WWF sent letters to International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde and European Commission President José Manuel Barroso, stressing the urgent need for sustainable solutions to the ongoing global financial crisis, to preserve the natural capital that underpins successful economic activity.

WWF emphasised in the letters that “the crisis, in addition to being grounded in mismanagement of national finances, is a reflection of a deficient econo...


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