Green Climate Fund

Created on Thursday, 17 December 2015 / COP 21 - Wrap-up Edition
Tags: UN Women, UNFCCC, Paris Agreement, Green Climate Fund, gender, finance
Statement by UN Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka on the adoption of the Paris Agreement under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 10 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 5 - Business, Investment and Innovation
Tags: Sustainable Development Goals, investment, financing for development, climate finance, Least Developed Countries Fund, Green Climate Fund
... identified climate change as a key mega trend effecting sovereign bonds. So far, and with only one more official day to go before the end of COP 21, only $200 million has been announced by some developed ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 09 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 4 - Energy and Water
Tags: Small Island Developing States, renewables, Green Climate Fund, water distribution, finance
The importance of renewable energy for water distribution in Small Island Developing States Norma Cherry-Fevrier from the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission urges governments ... [ +++ ]
Created on Wednesday, 09 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 4 - Energy and Water
Tags: Green Climate Fund, Global Environment Facility, Loss and Damage, carbon budgets, energy policy
... to incorporate sector-based approaches as part of their long-term action plan in Bali 2007. Even simple baseline sectoral emissions scenarios would have dammed the carbon leakage argument that prevented ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: Green Climate Fund, climate finance, implementation, gender mainstreaming, COP21
The Green Climate Fund and gender: How to get from innovative mandate to meaningful implementation? Liane Schalatek from Heinrich Boell Stiftung considers how the Green Climate Fund’s gender sensitive ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 07 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 2 - Climate and Gender
Tags: gender, climate change, climate finance, women, green climate fund, finance mechanisms
Two innovations to raise the bar for gender in climate financing  Jeannette Gurung from WOCAN discusses the gender credentials of the Green Climate Fund and presents the W+ Standard, a funding accreditation ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 18 December 2014 / COP 20 - Wrap-up
Tags: COP20, loss and damage, green climate fund, UNFCCC, resilience, climate adaptation, climate justice
Loss and damage: Raw deal for vulnerable countries in the Lima Call for Climate Action? CARE International’s Sven Harmeling summarises the latest discussions on loss and damage and stresses that the ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 09 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 8 - Climate Change, Development and Human Rights
Tags: adaptation, UNEP, finance, UNFCCC, Green Climate Fund, technology
UNEP’s Adaptation Gap Report: Finance, technology and knowledge are key to realising adaptation opportunities now and in the future Anna Kontorov from UNEP and Anne Olhoff from the UNEP DTU Partnership ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: Subsidiary Board of Implementation, UNFCCC, Kyoto Protocol, Bali Action Plan, YOUNGO, Doha Amendment, Green Climate Fund
Reflections from COP20 and the Global Landscapes Forum Luciano Frontelle and Milena Rettondini from the Youth Press Centre highlight the messages that YOUNGO delivered to negotiators on Friday, and Johanna ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 07 December 2014 / Reflections
Tags: Subsidiary Board of Implementation, UNFCCC, Kyoto Protocol, Bali Action Plan, YOUNGO, Doha Amendment, Green Climate Fund
Reflections from COP20, Day 5 Luciano Frontelle and Milena Rettondini, Youth Press Centre The Subsidiary Board of Implementation (SBI) – created to support the work of the United Nations Framework ... [ +++ ]