Tagged with climate finance

Latest update on climate adaptation finance

Latest update on climate adaptation finance

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the September update on global developments in climate finance for adaptation.   Climate Adaptation Finance Update: GCF Adaptation Projects Get Underway During the month of September, Caribbean countries received financial assistance in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Cambodia secured funds … Continue reading

Latest update on climate finance institutions

Latest update on climate finance institutions

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the September update on global developments in climate finance institutions.   Climate Finance Institutional Update: Green Bond Issuance Reaches US$96 Billion September was marked by a flurry of meetings, announcements and reports by multilateral development banks (MDBs), climate funds and other actors … Continue reading

Latest update on climate finance

Latest update on climate finance

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the August update on global developments in climate finance.   Climate Finance Update – Institutional News: ADB Raises US$1.25 Billion through Green Bonds Typically a quiet month for multilateral news, the month of August nevertheless saw momentum in green bonds, with the … Continue reading

Latest update on climate adaptation finance

Latest update on climate adaptation finance

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the August update on global developments in climate adaptation finance.   Climate Adaptation Finance Update: Philippines Pioneers Catastrophe Risk Insurance During the month of August, multilateral development banks (MDBs) and funds reported on new financing for projects that will support resilience in … Continue reading

Latest update on mitigation finance

Latest update on mitigation finance

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the recent update on global developments in mitigation finance.   Mitigation Finance Update: Wind and Solar Projects Receive Financing through Innovative Bonds, Partnerships and Government Offsets Recent developments in climate mitigation finance include national initiatives on offsets and research and development, new … Continue reading

Latest update on climate finance

Latest update on climate finance

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the July update on global developments in climate finance.   Climate Finance Update: Climate Funds Announced for Africa During the month of July, major multilateral meetings drew attention to the need for adequate and predictable climate finance for developing countries, with only … Continue reading

Latest update on climate finance for mitigation

Latest update on climate finance for mitigation

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the July update on global developments in climate finance for mitigation.   Climate Mitigation Finance Update: Investments Scale Solar Capacity, Improve Energy Efficiency and Accelerate REDD+ Recent solar energy investments include finance for off-grid solar energy in Kenya, 500MW large-scale solar plants … Continue reading

Latest update on climate finance for mitigation

Latest update on climate finance for mitigation

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides a recent update on global developments in climate finance for mitigation.   Climate Mitigation Finance Update: MDBs Launch Funding Initiatives as EBRD Invests in Green Bond Multilateral development banks (MDBs) have pledged over US$2 billion in funding for initiatives supporting climate mitigation … Continue reading

New working paper on how investments by multilateral organisations are aligning with Paris climate agreement

New working paper on how investments by multilateral organisations are aligning with Paris climate agreement

A new paper by the World Resources Institute (WRI), Financing the Energy Transition: Are World Bank, IFC, and ADB Energy Supply Investments Supporting a Low-Carbon Future?, provides a first-cut assessment of how the energy supply investments of the World Bank, International Finance Corporation (IFC), and Asian Development Bank (ADB) align with the Paris Agreement goal … Continue reading

Latest update on climate finance for mitigation

Latest update on climate finance for mitigation

The SDG Knowledge Hub of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) provides the June update on global developments in climate finance for mitigation.   Climate Finance Update – Mitigation: Green Bonds Break Records as China Pilots Large-scale Green Financing Financing for climate mitigation action can use an array of channels, ranging from initiatives that … Continue reading