World Bank Accelerating Coal Development in Indonesia

Children Play in Central Java © Greenpeace

Children Play in Central Java © Greenpeace

Oil Change International, 2013

The World Bank Group in 2013 pledged to limit coal lending to rare circumstances. Despite this the World Bank continues to finance coal development in Indonesia through support for financial intermediaries such as the Indonesia Infrastructure Guarantee Fund. This report argues that in order for the pledge to have any significance, the World Bank must immediately reverse its active support for massive coal developments in Indonesia.

Read the full report here