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
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
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
Green bond issuance is rocketing. But is it in a Paris-linked orbit? We join the largest ever gathering on this new market to take some soundings
In the first of two pieces on adaptation, we try to tease out what’s going on with (or perhaps going wrong with) adaptation finance. In the second piece, next week, we will look at possible solutions to scale.