January 31, 2019: Department for International Development (DFID) of UK has expressed its readiness to assist Pakistan to tap climate finance funds to support the drive for renewable energy.
The desire was expressed by the Chief Economist of DFID Rachel Glennerster who called on Finance Minister Asad Umer in Islamabad.
She also discussed with the Minister government's plans to reform the energy sector and promote renewable energy solutions.
The Chief Economist of DFID appreciated the measures taken by the government to stabilize the macroeconomic imbalances.
The Finance Minister appreciated the work being done by DFID in Pakistan.