Climate finance

When it comes to financing climate mitigation and adaptation measures, the central question in international climate negotiations is how to provide 100 billion USD on a yearly basis from 2020 onwards. As adelphi’s work on the issue shows, however, this is not the only interesting question by far. » more

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Adaptation to climate change: adelphi develops consultancy approaches for the private sector
Three continents, four regions, one challenge: how can small and medium-sized enterprises in developing economies be supported in the adaptation to climate change? As part of a new project, adelphi is developing approaches and tools for consultancy in Bangladesh, Central America, Morocco and Rwanda. » more
ICAP Side Event at COP20: Working together is key to further development of emissions trading systems
Positive developments in carbon markets and a growing demand for international cooperation – these were the main conclusions drawn from a COP20 Side Event on 8 December 2014 in Lima, hosted by the International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP). » more
Launch of the Inclusive Business Action Network: SEED shares insights on successful partnerships
Worldwide, four billion people, living at the Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP), lack access to basic goods and services. At the launch of Inclusive Business Action Network, SEED discussed green and inclusive business and partnerships as part of the solution. » more
EU Platform working on solutions for a conflict-free coexistence between humans and large carnivores
After decades near extinction, large carnivore numbers in the EU are slowly increasing. While a conservation success story, this poses potential challenges in areas where people are no longer used to carnivores. The European Commission has established a Platform of stakeholders to work on the issue. adelphi is supporting the EC in their work. » more
adelphi and Transparency International organise climate finance side event at COP20
The issue of financing climate mitigation and adaptation projects will be one of the most urgent questions at this year's UN Climate Change Conference in Lima. adelphi will contribute to the COP20 with a side event and will present its Climate Finance Readiness Training (CliFiT) on the 12 December 2014. » more
Audience prize added to the European Natura 2000 Award – apply now for 2015!
Today, the European Commission launches the second edition of the EU Natura 2000 Award. Any organisation or person involved in the Natura 2000 network is invited to submit an application by 21 January 2015. adelphi continues to support the Commission in conceptionalising and implementing the competition. » more
Charter for the Future presented to Angela Merkel - adelphi involved in its development
On the 24 November 2014, Gerd Müller, Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, presented the Charter for the Future ("Zukunftscharta") to the German Chancellor, entitled "ONE WORLD – Our Responsibility". In the run-up to this, adelphi was involved in the Charter’s content development. » more
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