A Slalom in Songdo10/03/2018
Much sideways but also some forward movement at the GCF’s latest Board meeting
Solar – still the ‘beating heart’ of the energy transition …03/03/2018
… But which models are winning out and is the technology running ahead of traditional social, policy and financial structures?
“DFIs don’t need more money,” but they’re “starving for places to invest it”24/02/2018
A leading DFI executive reflects on the real blockages to investment
Is the wave breaking on ‘unsustainable investment’?17/02/2018
Has multi-directional advocacy created an unstoppable momentum against investments that take no account of climate and social impacts?
What’s out there for Paris finance in 2018? Part 210/02/2018
Part two of our series on what’s on the agenda of the “NDC community” in 2018.
What’s Out There for Paris finance in 2018?03/02/2018
We look ahead at what’s on the agenda of the “NDC community” in 2018
Financing sustainable infrastructure: a tale of two cities20/01/2018
How can cities in poor countries raise funds for major infrastructure projects? Urban experts with IIED and PwC look at two success stories and suggest how local governments can build their financial skills and credibility with investors.
Digital Solutions for Climate Finance13/01/2018
As a new year opens up, Lauren Carter, Director of Climate Finance Initiatives at BEYA Capital and Co-Founder of Finance the Future looks at how new technologies and financing techniques might change the way that action on climate action is funded.
2017 in review23/12/2017
Plenty of lights in the sky. But not much ongoing illumination of the way?
OnePlanet Summit: Unconscious Uncoupling?16/12/2017
Is global climate action becoming de-linked from the NDCs?
FINANCING ASIA’S CLIMATE COMMITMENTS – CENTRAL ROLE FOR A GREEN INVESTMENT BANK?02/12/2017
Over the past two decades, Asia has been the fastest developing region in the world. However, 1.6 billion people are still living in poverty. Can the region meet the challenges it faces to close infrastructure gaps and build cities that offer an acceptable quality of life?