As climate finance reaches just a fraction of needs in 2016, we ask if it’s time to review its architecture and institutions
We look at how the power of a technology said by some to match that of the internet and mobile telecommunications is starting to be focused on climate action and finance
In the final part of our series on the Paris finance landscape, we look at how the roles of some actors could be redefined or rationalised. We also identify some new landscape features urgently needed to speed and scale up financial flows
We listen in on the 18th Green Climate Fund Board meeting, and wonder why there aren’t readily visible metrics to guide the most important vehicle in climate finance.
The Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) and Ricardo Energy & Environment have recently launched a “quick-start guide” to planning for NDC implementation.
The latest in our series on NDC projects that have been successfully financed. If you have a story to tell please contact us!
Seven key ideas for scaling up finance for local community resilience in some of the poorest and most climate-vulnerable regions of the world
The latest GCF Board meeting clears the decks of projects in an effort to free up a policy logjam
We look at the conundrum of a global challenge that shows up very locally, and at how we avoid a top-down mentality but still avoid reinventing wheels
We listen in to some testy exchanges at the GCF Board, and suggest some tests to lift the Fund’s functionality and effectiveness