Short-termism impedes progress of hundreds of millions of people
Major report released in advance of the G20 and World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings
NEW YORK, 13 April 2018 – The prospects of around 800 million of the world’s poorest people remain dire. The global economy is experiencing a moderate upturn, and momentum around sustainable investing is growing, the UN said today.
But the vast majority of investment is still short-term oriented and commitments by the international community to create sustainable economies are not being met.