RISE Initiative: World Bank and Japan collaborate to boost mineral investments and clean energy jobs for developing countries

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Source: The post is based on the article “RISE Initiative: World Bank and Japan collaborate to boost mineral investments and clean energy jobs for developing countriespublished in “The Print” on 14th October 2023

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The World Bank has partnered with several countries to launch the Resilient and Inclusive Supply-chain Enhancement(RISE) initiative.

What is the RISE Initiative?

Launched by: World Bank in partnership with Japan, Italy, Republic of Korea, Canada and United Kingdom

Aim: To deal with two important problems: creating jobs and addressing climate change.

Focus: The initiative will focus on assisting emerging markets and developing countries in expanding their clean-energy production and increasing their involvement in the minerals industry.

– This effort is expected to stimulate economic growth and generate quality local jobs, ultimately contributing to poverty alleviation.

Funding: The initiative has received substantial financial support from Japan, Canada, Italy, the Republic of Korea, and the United Kingdom

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