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- DocumentClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017This working paper addresses the following question: are climate change-related expenditures starting to appear in national budgets to secure the early implementation ofDocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2012How can continuous learning and reflection help tackle climate change in the context of wider development challenges?DocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2016The importance of ensuring that African countries can meet their rising energy needs in a low-carbon way that also benefits the poor, is widely accepted.Document
Emerging trends in mainstreaming climate resilience in large scale, multi-sector infrastructure PPPsWorld Bank Institute, World Bank, 2016This report presents a synthesis of insights on climate risks to infrastructure and on how to implement public-private partnership (PPPs) for infrastructure, building on interviews with experts from multilateral development banks, analysis of national policy frameworks for PPPs and adaptation, and a literature review, to identify where these topics do and should overlap.DocumentWorld Bank, 2013This policy note describes the climate challenges facing the LAC Region and discusses the various climate-financing flows. The objective is to disseminate knowledge that will help Governments of LAC Countries understand and access new climate funds and financing mechanisms.DocumentComisión Europea, 2008The main aim of this policy-support document is to attract policy-makers attention in renewable energies deployment, offering to energy and development stakeholders an alternative subsidy-scheme to support electrification in a village-scale mini-grid based on the good performance of the renewable electricity generation.Document
Road map on building a green economy for sustainable development in Carriacou, Petite Martinique, GrenadaUnited Nations Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform, 2012Road Map on Building A Green Economy for Sustainable Development in Carriacou, Petite Martinique, Grenada. This study represents a first attempt to define the major changes needed to induce the transformation of the economy of Carriacou and Petite Martinique towards a greener economy that would facilitate sustainable development and enhance the well-being of the population.Document
Mainstreaming climate information into sector development plans: the case of Rwanda’s tea and coffee sectorsNational Environment Research Council, UK, 2015This report demonstrates the use of climate information in assessing adaptation needs and implementation of adaptation interventions.Document
Scaling up international support for adaptation: productive safety nets and reimbursable debt serviceOverseas Development Institute, 2014It is generally accepted that the world’s poorest countries are among the most vulnerable to climate change. These countries need finance to respond to climate change and to support development that is sustainable in a changing climate. So far they have had major challenges accessing significant levels of funding from the new dedicated climate funds.Document
Evidence of demand for microinsurance for coping and adaptation to weather extremes in the CaribbeanUnited Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security, 2013In regions highly exposed to climatic variability and longer-term climate change, vulnerable communities undertake a number of measures to manage the effects of extreme weather events.