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.
This week’s featured resource, courtesy of Mission 2020, is a list of 2018’s key milestones and meeting for the climate finance world, along with links to register for them. If you know of or are running an event you feel belongs on this list, please get in touch on firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll update accordingly.
The Blended Finance Taskforce, established by the Business & Sustainable Development Commission and Systemiq, seek comments on their latest consultation paper
Plenty of lights in the sky. But not much ongoing illumination of the way?
First impressions from COP23, as Fiji commandeers the city of Beethoven
This video, designed for financiers and non-financiers alike, explains how the CFA works and why it’s so necessary.
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
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.