Bottom-up innovation For adaptation financing: New Approaches for Financing Adaptation Challenges Developed through the Practitioner Labs Climate Finance

Bottom-up innovation For adaptation financing: New Approaches for Financing Adaptation Challenges Developed through the Practitioner Labs Climate Finance

This Innovation Brief presents six innovative bottom-up adaptation financing approaches from the SEED Practitioner Labs Climate Finance 2018 in India, Thailand and Uganda, and shares overarching learnings about challenges and solutions. The Labs facilitated the development of the following prototype solutions with a focus on small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs): Mobile-Enabled Microinsurance (Uganda) Irrigation System

Inclusive green finance: a survey of the policy landscape

Inclusive green finance: a survey of the policy landscape

Climate change deepens poverty. It is widely accepted in the AFI network that climate change is a threat to development and that it has already imposed a high cost on low-income and vulnerable populations in developing and emerging economies. However, there is ample research that shows financial inclusion is one of the best ways to

Understanding and Increasing Finance for Climate Adaptation in Developing Countries

Understanding and Increasing Finance for Climate Adaptation in Developing Countries

This report explores the current state of finance for climate adaptation and proposes practical, near term solutions to both fill in knowledge gaps and to increase investment. While many of the suggestions can also be applied developed countries, which often face similar challenges in measuring and deploying adaptation finance, the focus of the report and

Mecanismos Financieros Elementos para la creación y consolidación de un Fondo de Agua

Mecanismos Financieros Elementos para la creación y consolidación de un Fondo de Agua

Este manual es la base conceptual y de contenidos de un curso regional de aprendizaje realizado en 2013 en el marco del programa “Adaptación de la agricultura y del aprovechamiento de aguas de la agricultura al cambio climático en los Andes (Programa AACC)” de GIZ. Complementariamente a proyectos bilaterales de la cooperación técnica alemana, el

Blended Finance 2.0 Giving voice to the Private Sector

Blended finance aims at enhancing the concept of partnership between the public and private sector by maximizing synergies while setting clear impact targets towards sustainable development. The capability of blended finance to mobilize additional finance from the private sector has been increasingly recognized by the international community as a way to help bridge the estimated

FINANCING FOR CLIMATE RESILIENCE

Financing for climate resilience

This year’s G20 Summit in Germany concluded green finance is key to addressing a range of global challenges with strong, sustainable and resilient economic growth. As we cross the two-year mark since the signing of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement, the ability to finance climate resilience and sustainable growth has become an urgent mandate for

D E M YST I FY I N G A DA P TAT I O N F I N A N C E F O R T H E P R I VAT E SECTOR

Demystifying adaptation finance for the private sector

Climate change will alter the conditions that underlie economies. Slow onset changes such as shifting rainfall patterns, increasing temperatures, and coastal intrusion will affect both global as well as national and subnational markets, while rapid onset events such as high intensity storms and flooding will increase disruption and drive economic loss. These impacts are changing

THE ROLES OF THE PRIVATE SECTOR IN CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION – AN INTRODUCTION

An Investor Guide to Physical Climate Risk & Resilience: An Introduction

This Investor Guide aims to provide private investors, financers and other stakeholders with a simple, plain language introduction to the topic of physical climate risk and resilience. It does so by providing: A description of physical climate risk and resilience An explanation of why it matters to investors Suggestions about what an investor can do

The roles of the private sector in climate change adaptation – An introduction

Climate change is set to become one of the most significant – if not the most significant – challenges for economies and societies within the next decades. Adapting to its impacts will be crucial for human wellbeing. While the role and responsibilities of the public sector for supporting adaptation and building resilience have been in

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