• World Bank head says he's not a climate denier, won't quit

    5 days ago - By Stl Today

    World Bank President David Malpass says he won't resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change. At an event sponsored by The New York Times, Malpass wouldn't answer directly when asked whether the burning...
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  • Climate activists want Biden to fire the head of the World Bank. Here's why

    Climate activists want Biden to fire the head of the World Bank. Here's why

    5 days ago - By NPR

    Climate activists have never liked Trump-appointed World Bank President David Malpass. But this week, his comments on climate change fueled calls for President Biden to make a change. (Image credit: Olivier Douliery/AFP via Getty Images)
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  • World Bank president says won't resign over climate remark

    World Bank president says won't resign over climate remark

    5 days ago - By Chron

    WASHINGTON - World Bank President David Malpass said Friday he won't resign after coming under criticism for his remarks earlier this week regarding climate change.
    At an event sponsored by The New York Times on Tuesday, Malpass wouldn't answer directly when asked whether the burning of fossil fuels has contributed to global warming. Instead, he said, “I am not a scientist.”
    In an interview with Politico Friday, Malpass said he wouldn't resign, and that he hasn't been asked to do so by any of the bank's member governments. He acknowledged he should have done a better job responding to...
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  • Biden is considering ousting Trump's climate-skeptical head of the World Bank

    5 days ago - By Fortune

    David Malpass deflected a question on climate change's causes, saying, “I'm not a scientist.” Now the Trump nominee is apologizing.
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