Trade & investment

ICC and ICAO joint statement calls for ramped up public/private cooperation on vaccines and air transport  

In a joint statement confirming several key areas of future cooperation on common priorities, ICC and International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), a specialised United Nations agency have underscored the need for extensive and global public-private cooperation, to ensure efficient distribution of Covid vaccines and the sustainable recovery of air transport.

Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action Meeting

The Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action – established in Washington DC in April 2019 on Finland’s initiative – brings together fiscal and economic policymakers from over 50 countries in leading the global climate response and in securing a just transition towards low-carbon resilient development.

ICC calls for coordination to support green investments in Africa

ICC has welcomed plans to create a pan African Green infrastructure Investment Bank. The announcement was made at last weekend’s African Sovereign Wealth and Pension Fund Leaders Forum as part of the 2021 Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, hosted by the United Nations United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.

ICC welcomes G7 focus on COVID-19 vaccines

New partnership looks to help SMEs thrive in post-COVID-19 world

Calling for global action plan to beat the pandemic, ICC, the institutional representative of over 45 million businesses – has issued a statement following the conclusion of the G7 leaders’ summit.