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32% growth in India's electricity subsidies

Direct tariff electricity subsidies from state governments have increased 32% since FY 2016, amounting to INR 110,391 crore (USD 14.96 billion) in FY 2019, according to an independent report.
Press release December 16, 2020

Bill C-12 is an Essential Step Toward Net Zero

The Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act was tabled today. IISD commends the government for working to advance this legislation and continue tackling the climate crisis.
News November 19, 2020

South Africans are paying for pollution at the pump

Johannesburg, October 13 - South African government subsidies not only result in higher fuel costs for consumers, but they also help to prop up one of the world’s biggest polluters, according to new research from the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD).
Press release October 13, 2020