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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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CASE STUDY: A Community of Practice for current and aspiring National Implementing Entities (NIEs)

3 December 2014|Categories: Capacity Building, Case Studies|Tags: , , , , |

National Implementing Entities (NIE) initiatives have started to kick off all over the world, and are a direct access option that could help accelerate climate compatible development [...]

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INTERVIEW: What does it mean to be ‘climate finance ready’?

2 December 2014|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , |

Ari Huhtala, Lead for Climate Finance of the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) talks with Mairi Dupar about what climate finance readiness involves. What [...]

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CASE STUDY: Latin American countries seek practical options for climate finance

1 December 2014|Categories: Capacity Building, Case Studies|Tags: , , , , , , |

Chile, Peru and Colombia are getting climate finance ready, through scenario mapping processes that build both a climate case and a business case for public [...]

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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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CASE STUDY: Direct access to the Adaptation Fund – lessons from accrediting NIEs in Jamaica and Senegal

29 November 2014|Categories: Case Studies, Programming Adaptation Finance|Tags: , , , , , , |

An 'Inside Story on Climate Compatible Development' case study from CDKN explores Jamaica and Senegal's experience with accessing finance from the Adaptation Fund. Developing countries [...]

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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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