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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Financing climate resilience: There are increasing opportunities for action

9 May 2017|Feature Articles, Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

Climate and water expert Gavin Quibell believes there are increasing opportunities to finance both the social and economic components of climate resilience. A call to action Despite remarkable progress addressing extreme [...]

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OPINION: Direct access to international climate finance – a view from Latin America and the Caribbean

22 November 2016|Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

Mathieu Lacoste of CDKN provides an overview of the status of climate finance in Latin America and the Caribbean. He explores how countries of the region are creating the conditions to enjoy direct access to climate finance in the future.

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EVENT: Readiness workshop in Morocco brings attention to water scarce MENA region

5 September 2016|Global front, Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

Join the Adaptation Fund from the 6th-8th September in Rabat, Morocco for a workshop on improving climate finance readiness in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The Adaptation Fund (AF) is bringing together [...]

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FILM: Getting climate finance ready – Experience from Bangladesh and Pakistan

24 August 2016|Global front, Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

In this first of three sets of video presentations from the workshop ‘South-South Learning Exchange on Developing Bankable Climate Projects’, Jorge Villanueva and Zabreen Hasan of CDKN pose questions to climate finance specialists from South Asia: Iftikhar Hossain and Nazmul Haque of Bangladesh and Fawad Hayat of Pakistan.

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