Following Trump’s statement on the US pulling out of the Paris agreement, we seek to identify the red flags to look out for, which could undermine NDC financing.
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
As the UNFCCC holds its half-year sessions we present some thoughts on what’s at stake in this round of talks
We listen in to some testy exchanges at the GCF Board, and suggest some tests to lift the Fund’s functionality and effectiveness
We talk to Climate Policy Initiative about a public-private partnership to help scale finance for NDC mitigation and adaptation
How a new initiative by Notre Dame will analyse the top 250 cities in the US for climate vulnerability and readiness for investment to combat it
We talk to the Asian Development Bank’s climate change chief, Preety Bhandari, about the Bank’s new strategy and action plan in this field
We talk to the lead finance author of the Quick-Start Guide to NDC Implementation for some tips on getting started with NDC investment
We discuss why climate finance isn’t getting to the grassroots with Clare Shakya at the IIED
No less than three reports have just been published by prominent think-tanks on the architecture of climate finance. Are we witnessing the beginnings of a movement to change the way climate finance providers work?