Ten years ago, The World Bank issued the first-ever green bond and laid out the first blueprint for sustainable fixed income investing, transforming development finance, and sparking a sustainability revolution in the capital markets.

Green bonds have become a strategic priority for The World Bank as they support all Sustainable Development Goals.

Watch this video to learn about the investors, evaluators, and Treasury behind the first green bond and how it turned into a $12 billion World Bank program ten years later.