Feature Articles

INTERVIEW: Getting climate finance ready – insights from Jamaica (Part 2)

28 April 2015|Categories: Case Studies, Feature Articles, Global front, Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

Part 2 of our interview with Claire Bernard of the Planning Institute of Jamica provides insights into how Jamaican institutions have managed national climate change priorities and mobilised the financial resources to support their goals.

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CASE STUDY: A view on climate finance readiness – from Ghana’s grassroots

24 March 2015|Categories: Case Studies, Feature Articles|Tags: , , , |

As the ninth meeting of the Green Climate Fund Board takes place in Songdo, Korea, CDKN asks Ken Kinney, Executive Director of The Development Institute, Ghana, [...]

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CASE STUDY: Costing of climate impacts helps Uganda prepare for climate finance

19 December 2014|Categories: Case Studies, Feature Articles, Research|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Undertaking an economic impact of climate change on key sectors is Uganda’s first step in making the case for more climate-resilient investments. Mairi Dupar, CDKN’s [...]

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FEATURE: The plumbing of adaptation finance – accountability, transparency and accessibility at the local level

29 November 2014|Categories: Feature Articles|Tags: , , , , , |

The Knowledge Exchange for Climate Finance Readiness would like to present this summary of the World Resources Institute's paper examining phase 1 of the Adaptation Finance [...]

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FEATURE: Scoring fast-start climate finance – leaders and laggards in transparency

29 November 2014|Categories: Feature Articles, Programming Adaptation Finance|Tags: , , , |

The Knowledge Exchange for Climate Finance Readiness would like to present this briefing on developed countries' fast start climate finance pledges to its readers– the link to [...]

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OPINION: Who’s ready for climate finance?

28 November 2014|Categories: Feature Articles|Tags: , , , , , , |

Richard Calland (Africa Climate Finance Hub) and Smita Nakhooda (ODI) reflect on the meaning of climate finance readiness and the steps needed to achieve it for potential recipient [...]

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FEATURE: Adaptation Fund Climate Finance Readiness Seminar #3

10 September 2014|Categories: Capacity Building, Feature Articles|

The Adaptation Fund’s Climate Finance Readiness seminar series continues with a seminar in Bangkok, Thailand, on Sept. 10-12 -- the third seminar of its Readiness [...]

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FEATURE: Adaptation Fund Climate Finance Readiness Seminar #2

15 July 2014|Categories: Capacity Building, Case Studies, Feature Articles|

The Adaptation Fund held its Climate Finance Readiness Seminar #2 on July 15th-17th in Washington, DC. This seminar series, part of its Readiness Programme for Climate [...]

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FEATURE: First NIE Readiness Workshop in Africa – 1-4 July, 2014, Nairobi, Kenya

1 July 2014|Categories: Capacity Building, Feature Articles|

Hosted by the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) of Kenya and supported by the Heinrich Boell Foundation, Adaptation Fund and the Climate and Development Knowledge [...]

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FEATURE: Adaptation Fund Climate Finance Readiness Seminar #1

1 May 2014|Categories: Capacity Building, Case Studies, Feature Articles|

The Readiness Programme for Climate Financed kicked off with Seminar #1, two day seminar in Washington, DC, bringing together experts from a variety of organizations, [...]

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