Knowledge gaps, adaptation policy and the implementation of NDCs in Latin America

17 June 2019|Case Studies, Feature Articles, Global front|

Daniel Ryan, Buenos Aires Institute of Technology - ITBA, Argentina, and Eduardo Bustos, Global Change Center, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, ask: what is holding back adaptation policies and the [...]

Private sector innovates to raise climate ambition in Southern Africa

7 November 2018|Case Studies, Feature Articles, Global front, Private Sector Experience|

With increasing use of 'blended finance' approaches, public and private financiers are joining forces in the Southern African region to invest in climate change solutions. The increased willingness of public [...]

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New film: Switching on climate finance in Kenya

9 May 2017|Case Studies, Global front, Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

Africa accounts for many of the fastest growing economies in the world, but with this growth comes new challenges including those posed by climate change. Kenya has identified investment in [...]

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Private sector angle: How Bangladeshi businesses can profit from climate resilience

9 May 2017|Case Studies, Global front, Private Sector Experience|

Mairi Dupar reports on presentations and discussions at COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco. Read the related blog here: 'Financing Resilience - Global to local actions can work in step to help [...]

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Ethiopia’s investment in climate compatible development

4 May 2016|Capacity Building, Case Studies, Feature Articles, Global front, Programming Adaptation Finance|

Ethiopia’s Ministry of Finance and Economic Cooperation was recently accredited to receive funds from both the Green Climate Fund and the Adaptation Fund. CDKN's Robi Redda and Tesfaye Hailu reflect on five factors that contributed to Ethiopia's success.

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