climate finance

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 Tuesday, 08 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 3 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: agriculture, gender, climate resilience, climate finance
Women's empowerment and climate resilient agriculture UN women suggest that closing the gender gap in agriculture will mutually benefit the fight against climate change.     Women's empowerment ... [ +++ ]
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 Sunday, 07 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: Climate and Health Summit, climate change, public health, adaptation, climate finance, illness and disease, extreme weather events, fossil fuels
Climate change and health: The case to act Isobel Braithwaite and Erica Parker from the Global Climate and Health Alliance highlight the many ways that mitigating climate change and improving resilience ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: Loss and damage, fossil fuels, natural disasters, climate finance, climate justice, UNFCCC, polluter pays principle
... extracting and selling the fossil fuels that cause climate change, without paying for the damage from the extreme weather events and other impacts their products are causing. In the decade from 2002 to ... [ +++ ]
Created on Monday, 01 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: climate finance, UNFCCC, transparency, collaboration, partnership, climate change mitigation
The challenge of climate finance Shannon Orr from Bowling Green State University highlights four key aspects of climate finance that are critical to the success of climate change action and mitigation. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: climate finance, public sector, private sector, civil society, mitigation, adaptation, Climate Technology Initiative, Private Finance Advisory Network
... estimates are US$400 to $1,200 billion for climate mitigation and US$50 to $170 billion for adaptation. Sustainable energy finance is included in these climate finance estimates, with annual estimates ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: climate finance, energy investments, natural capital, human capital, social capital, sustainable energy for all, SE4ALL
Climate finance, yes! But where will the money go? HELIO International’s Hélène Connor presents the HELIO Index, a new tool to help identify sound energy investments and monitor their implementation. ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: climate finance, UNFCCC, NAPs, National adaptation plans, FSF, fast start finance, Official Development Assistance
... amount, how can one expect to reach the $100 billion a year by 2020 committed to at COP 15 in Copenhagen in 2009?  The latest consolidated estimates of financial needs for adaptation show a range of $100 ... [ +++ ]