Abidjan, 09 Nov 2017 "If the fight against climate change is not won in Africa, it cannot be won anywhere else," said Mr Akinwumi Adesina, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) while signing a partnership agreement with the Green Climate Fund. "Only by defeating the climate change threat in Africa can we reach a global soluti..
Bonn, 08 Nov 2017 The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has doubled the amount of approved climate finance during the past year, the Co-Chairs to the GCF Board reported today to the 23rd Conference of the Parties of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change that is currently convening in Bonn, Germany. An acceleration of GCF’s di..
Bonn, 08 Nov 2017 GCF has published a series of ‘In Brief’ factsheets, as the Fiji-chaired 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change gets underway in Bonn, Germany. The factsheets provide an overview of the progress the Green Climate Fund has made over the past year, and explain wh..
Songdo, 03 Nov 2017 Innovation in developing countries highlighted by moves to renewable energy in China and India raises hopes for a low-emissions future, according to Javier Manzanares, Green Climate Fund Deputy Executive Director a.i. Mr Manzanares pointed to a recent UN report indicating CO2 emissions have remained stable since 2014, t..
During the morning of 14 November, GGGI in partnership with Ministry of Federal Affairs and Local Development, Ministry of Urban Development, and the Ministry of Population and Environment launched the Green Municipality Development Program, in Kathmandu, Nepal.The launch marked the official start of what will be a long-term program, de..