Climate finance

Environment

Analysis

Scaling up Renewable Energy Program (SREP)

Fourteen new countries were accepted to the Scaling up Renewable Energy Program in Low Income Countries (SREP). Programme implementation continues to be slow, with expected co-financing often dropped.

12 November 2014

Environment

Analysis

A new dawn for climate investment as Climate Investment Funds sunset?

This week, the Green Climate Fund (GCF) gathers in Barbados for the eighth meeting since its inception.

13 October 2014 | Blog

Environment

Background

World Bank green bonds

The World Bank group supports the growth of the green bond market through the IBRD and the IFC to “catalyse the market through strategic issuances of green bonds based on their triple-A ratings.”

29 September 2014 | Inside the institutions

Environment

News

Environment trust fund goals conflict with World Bank

World Bank’s involvement in the Global Environment Facility and Green Climate Fund trust funds criticised.

23 January 2014

Environment

Analysis

World Bank forests projects under fire

World Bank continues to strongly back REDD+ forest projects, which have been criticised for not consulting indigenous peoples or respecting land rights.

20 June 2014

Environment

Analysis

Climate Investment Funds Monitor 9

Latest update on the World Bank-housed Climate Investment Funds ahead of their June meetings. Covers key trends in projects related to clean technology, resilience to climate change, forests and renewable energy

17 June 2014

Environment

Analysis

Scaling up Renewable Energy Program (SREP)

Update on the Scaling up Renewable Energy Program (SREP) from CIFs Monitor 9

17 June 2014

Environment

Analysis

Forest Investment Program (FIP)

Update on the Forest Investment Program (FIP) from CIFs Monitor 9

17 June 2014

Environment

Analysis

Clean Technology Fund (CTF)

Updates on the Clean Technology Fund (CTF) from CIFs Monitor 9

17 June 2014

Environment

Analysis

Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (PPCR)

Updates on the Pilot Program for Climate Resilience (PPCR) from CIFs Monitor 9

17 June 2014