Pertamina supports NZE realization through decarbonization initiatives

JAKARTA, Nov 15, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – State-owned energy company PT Pertamina committed to support the Indonesian government to achieve net zero emissions (NZE) by 2060 through the decarbonization initiatives program currently implemented by the company. Senior Vice President of Strategy and Investment of Pertamina Daniel Purba speaks at a discussion organized […]

G7 launches climate ‘Shield’ fund, some countries wary

Displaced people stand on flooded highway, following rains and floods during the monsoon season in Sehwan, Pakistan, Sept 16, 2022. (AKHTAR SOOMRO / REUTERS) SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt – A G7-led plan dubbed "Global Shield" to provide funding to countries suffering climate disasters was launched at the UN COP27 summit on Monday, although some questioned the effectiveness of […]

G20 Sherpa committed to address global solutions

JAKARTA, Oct 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The third G20 Sherpa meeting in Yogyakarta has concluded with G20 member countries agreeing to seek solutions to myriad global problems. The 3rd Sherpa Meeting G20 Indonesia delegations travel around Borobudur Temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia, Tuesday (29/9). (ANTARA PHOTO/Andreas Fitri Atmoko/POOL/rwa/FR) “During this […]

41st ICAO highlights net-zero emissions, post-COVID resilience

A commercial plane takes off after sunset from Geneva Airport in Geneva on July 18, 2019. (FABRICE COFFRINI / AFP) MONTREAL, Canada – Some 2,000 delegates from 167 countries gathered in-person and virtually on Tuesday at the Montreal headquarters of the International Civil Aviation Organization for its 41st assembly which highlights net-zero emissions, post-COVID resilience […]

IMF to expand emergency aid for nations to deal with food shocks

International Monetary Fund chief Kristalina Georgieva speaks during the G20 Finance Ministers Meeting in Nusa Dua on the Indonesian resort island of Bali on July 15, 2022. (SONNY TUMBELAKA / POOL / AFP) WASHINGTON – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday confirmed that it is moving toward expanding emergency financing for countries hit by […]