Green Bonds in Public-Private Partnerships

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Source:
International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
Authors:
Carlos Dominguez Ordonez
David Uzsoki
Sangay Thinley Dorji
Date:
4 May 2015

This paper describes how green project bonds can be an alternative way to finance "green" public-private partnerships by engaging capital markets. The authors describe how public procurers will have to implement a series of changes in their current practices that will guarantee fair competition and lower costs and prompt higher investments into green projects.