Japan Urged To Stop Financing Coal at Obama-Abe Summit

(Oil Change International, Washington, 22 April 2014) Japanese ECA, the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is the world’s number one public financier of coal projects. In an open letter to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe prior to his April 24th meeting with us President Obama, 30 NGOs urged Japan to follow the United States and other countries’ pledges to stop financing coal overseas.