As climate finance reaches just a fraction of needs in 2016, we ask if it’s time to review its architecture and institutions
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.
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 review a new report on what’s being learned from a type of climate finance that pays out when pre-agreed results are achieved
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 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 the Asian Development Bank’s climate change chief, Preety Bhandari, about the Bank’s new strategy and action plan in this field