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.
Making the climate funds more efficient is no longer a bureaucratic exercise that can be endlessly put off, but a moral imperative
The Global Impact Investing Network (GIIN), the “trade association” for impact investors, has published a new “Roadmap for the Future of Impact Investing”. We analyse the key findings … Continue reading Directions from an Impact Investing Roadmap?
A guide for policymakers on how to talk to (and understand the mindset of) the world of private finance
As climate finance reaches just a fraction of needs in 2016, we ask if it’s time to review its architecture and institutions
This week we look at our respondents’ thoughts on issues such as the climate funds, the role of philanthropy, the efficacy of technical assistance, where they source their information on Paris finance, and their more general thoughts on where we stand in the process.
This is a digest of the ‘real-time’ articles published by shared learning expert Nicola Millson during the CFA.
The Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) and Ricardo Energy & Environment have recently launched a “quick-start guide” to planning for NDC implementation.
The background to a new concept launched this week to bridge the policy / finance gap and speed up country access to finance of all kinds
Seven key ideas for scaling up finance for local community resilience in some of the poorest and most climate-vulnerable regions of the world