Given their key role in supporting the blended finance structures that will be critical for Paris implementation, NDCi.global has devoted quite a lot of coverage to the development banks and the climate funds. In support of Dr Wright’s piece this week, we provide a quick digest for possible further reading.
Download the UN Climate Change Annual Report 2017 Following its recent rebranding from “UNFCCC,” what’s now UN Climate Change has issued its first Annual Report. This is a … Continue reading Recommended Read: UN Climate Change Annual Report 2017
We revisit this online tool that allows analysis and comparison of NDCs across 57 topics – first launched at the Marrakech COP.
The Blended Finance Task Force used the Spring meetings of the World Bank to launch an 8-point programme of action arising out of its recent report. Interesting … Continue reading Recommended Read: Blended Finance Taskforce Programme of Action
In this addition to the growing body of thinking on Green [Investment] Banks (GIBs), Angela Whitney and Paul Bodnar of the Rocky Mountain Institute look at where might be an appropriate solution for countries seeking to take “ownership” of their climate finance in support of achieving their NDCs.
Website TNC is establishing something of a presence in the climate finance landscape as a creator of innovative financial structures. Ahead of the Paris COP it came out … Continue reading Sustainable Land Bonds: New Thinking from The Nature Conservancy
The UK Green Finance Taskforce was established by the UK Government in October 2017 with a six-month mandate. The final report from the Taskforce is out now, and Taskforce member Ben … Continue reading Recommended Read: The UK Green Finance Taskforce Reports
Website Bloomberg New Energy Finance recently presented the latest update of its ClimateScope survey of clean energy markets and developments at Ashden. Data is for 2016 and the … Continue reading Featured Resource: ClimateScope Update
The EU has just released its action plan on financing sustainable growth. Based on the recent report of the High Level Expert Group (HLEG), it brings sustainability considerations into … Continue reading Featured Resource: EU Action Plan on Sustainable Finance – Factsheet
The Green Bank Network has issued a useful report on how Green Banks assess and report the impacts of the finance they arrange.