On Dec 1, 2011 an international coalition called World Bank Out of Climate Finance held a rally and speak out at the Occupy COP17 spaced during the UNFCCC COP17 negotiations.


On Dec 1, 2011 an international coalition called World Bank Out of Climate Finance held a rally and speak out at the Occupy COP17 spaced during the UNFCCC COP17 negotiations. Currently the World Bank is named trustee of the Green Climate Fund and appears to be jockeying for long term control of the fund.

Activist point to WB's historical of funding massive extraction projects and its support of dirty energy industry as key reasons WB should be kept away from climate finance.