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.
The Blended Finance Taskforce, established by the Business & Sustainable Development Commission and Systemiq, seek comments on their latest consultation paper
In the first of a three-part series, we look at the emerging landscape of Paris finance and how the actors are assembling
Recommended Read: Financing a Sustainable European Economy – The High Level Experts Group (HLEG) Final Report03/02/2018
Anyone not living in Europe should not immediately switch off now! This is a report highly worth a scan for the light it casts on how we should be approaching financing the Paris agreement.