UK Prime Minister Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP announces British International Investment (BII)'s new climate finance investments, including investment in Planet Solar project in Sierra Leone

British International Investment, the UK's development finance institution and impact investor, announced six new climate finance investments at COP28 in Dubai. The commitments, totalling $55 million, which were first announced by UK Prime Minister Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP in his COP28 speech, underline the DFI's accelerating commitment to providing climate finance to support those countries most vulnerable to the impacts of the climate emergency. <br> BII has invested in Planet Solar, Sierra Leone's first large-scale solar independent power producer, helping to address the country's need for additional clean and affordable power.