June 28

G7 Pledges to Invest $600 Billion Into Infrastructure for Developing Countries

Group of Seven leaders pledged to raise $600 billion in private and public funds over five years to finance needed infrastructure in developing countries and counter China’s older, multitrillion-dollar Belt and Road project.

U.S. President Joe Biden and other G7 leaders relaunched the newly renamed “Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment,” at their annual gathering being held this year at Schloss Elmau in southern Germany.

Source: World Economic Forum (link opens in a new window)

Finance, Investing
global development, impact investing, infrastructure