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Counting what counts: analysis of Norwegian climate finance and international climate finance reportingNorwegian Forum for Environment and Development, 2017SUMMARY OF CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS:Part 1 of this report deals with climate finance provided by the Government of Norway. Based on the analysis presented in Chapters 2, 3 and 4, a number of conclusions can be drawn regarding Norwegian climate finance flowing to developing countries.DocumentCenter for International Climate Research, 2017The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) defines adaptation as the “process of adjustment to actual or expected climate and its effects. In human systems, adaptation seeks to moderate or avoid harm or exploit beneficial opportunities. In some natural systems, human intervention may facilitate adjustment to expected climate and its effects.”DocumentIOPscience, 2017The central role of forests in climate change mitigation, as recognized in the Paris agreement, makes it increasingly important to develop and test methods for monitoring and evaluating the carbon effectiveness of REDD+.DocumentNorwegian Agency for Development Cooperation - NORAD, 2017This report presents a synthesis of the main findings identified from the external assessments and evaluations carried out since 2009 to date by Norad on Norway’s International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI).DocumentInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2017The purpose of this study was to estimate the benefits and costs of reducing deforestation and forest degradation in different landscapes and management regimes in Nepal, and to provide associated opportunity costs of carbon that can be used as inputs for planning the implementation of REDD+ in Nepal.DocumentCenter for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo, 2015The point of departure for this study is the available data in Norway on climate finance for developing countries. The bottleneck in tracking mobilized private climate finance is availability and quality of data.DocumentCenter for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo, 2016This policy note shares insights from CICERO's experience in producing over 60 second opinions.Document
Business as UNusual: the implications of fossil divestment and green bonds for financial flows, economic growth and energy marketCenter for International Climate and Environmental Research, Oslo, 2016Green bonds and fossil divestment has emerged as a bottom-up approach to climate action within the business community. Recent pledges by large banks and institutional investors have reached levels that have the potential to contribute markedly to a low carbon transition.DocumentNorwegian University of Life Sciences, 2016Sense of ownership is often advocated as an argument for local participation within the epistemic development and nature conservation communities. Stakeholder participation in initiating, designing or implementing institutions is claimed to establish a sense of ownership among the stakeholders and subsequently improve the intended outcomes of the given institution.DocumentForest Trends, 2015The study follows the money trail in 13 countries that account for 65 percent of the globe’s tropical forest cover under the U.N.’s Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD+) initiative, a key part of the ongoing U.N. climate negotiations.