Much is being tried to build capacity to implement the Paris agreement in individual developing countries, but we are doing almost nothing to build the professional community that’s needed globally. Trust is one of the casualties
As a companion piece to our main blog this week, read former UNFCCC chief Yvo de Boer’s thoughts in Climate Home News on a way forward out of … Continue reading Time for a Climate Action Conductor?
If you should never waste a good crisis, now is surely the time to make some changes at the GCF
In the face of uncertainty over what many NDCs actually imply for GHG reductions, carbon markets based on the Paris agreement need practical solutions on double counting and additionality
Amid extraordinary scenes, the GCF’s 20th Board meeting ends with the resignation of its Executive Director, Howard Bamsey. What and where next for the most important climate fund?
Download the UN Climate Change Annual Report 2017 Following its recent rebranding from “UNFCCC,” what’s now UN Climate Change has issued its first Annual Report. This is a … Continue reading Recommended Read: UN Climate Change Annual Report 2017
Five early insights from the WRI
Much sideways but also some forward movement at the GCF’s latest Board meeting
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.
We look ahead at what’s on the agenda of the “NDC community” in 2018