Costa Rica borrows from IMF through climate trust

Costa Rica borrows from IMF through climate trust

Corporate & Sovereign Strategy International Monetary Fund (IMF) Loans ESG Green Finance Debt Economy & Policy Costa Rica

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Tuesday that it agreed to lend roughly $710 million to Costa Rica through the Resilience and Sustainability Trust (RST), a new program for countries to counter the economic risks of global warming. The IMF also granted an additional $264 million to its three-year Extended Fund Facility (EFF) to “strengthen Costa Rica’s economic reform program,” it said in a press release. The financing will help “support Costa Rica’s pioneering efforts to assess climate

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