Wth the upcoming COP 23 in Bonn marking the passage of another year since the Paris agreement was signed, we thought it would be useful to take the pulse of NDCi.global’s readership via a survey. In this two-parteron the results, we look this week at definitions of climate and green finance, the pace we’re going at, the preparedness of governments and the private sector, whether we need a “finance director” to coordinate finance aspects of the Paris Agreement, and the performance of the DFIs
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.
We wrap-up on the inaugural Climate Finance Accelerator with the lessons learned
This is a digest of the ‘real-time’ articles published by shared learning expert Nicola Millson during the CFA.
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
The world’s 7th largest market tries to find ways to continue its economic growth so that environmental and social demands can be met, and in the face of new challenges from climate change
We review a new report on what’s being learned from a type of climate finance that pays out when pre-agreed results are achieved
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
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.