The Adaptation Fund publishes to IATI Registry

Guest post by Mamadou Honadia, Chair of the Adaptation Fund Board The Adaptation Fund has published its project data to the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) registry today. In making its data public and searchable on IATI’s platform, the Fund joins 234...

Money is supposed to buy us out of the climate crisis

Guest post by Lisa Ann Elges, Transparency International  Climate finance is packaged as a remedy to help cure its symptoms and causes. It comes in envelopes of different sizes, all donning the ‘transparency’ label – this is public money for a public...

The first climate finance fund signs IATI

[Guest post by Dima Shocair Reda, Adaptation Fund – bio at end]     The Adaptation Fund Board officially signed on to the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) today. The Fund’s mandate to provide funding to the most vulnerable people in the world to...

IATI and Climate finance transparency

Publish What You Fund has begun to work on bridging the gap between aid transparency and climate finance. This week, as international climate change delegates meet in Doha, we teamed up with Climate and Development Knowledge Network  and ODI’s Climate Funds Update  to...

New report in EU climate finance

CAN Europe, Aprodev, German Watch, CIDSE and Oxfam commissioned the new report in order to identify how the EU can improve the current process for monitoring their climate finance commitments. The report comes a week after Publish What You Fund published a study into...

Towards Climate Finance Transparency

This paper maps the broad landscape of funding to enable adaptation and mitigation of climate change, and the systems for monitoring it. These include systems which label the money as ‘aid’ as well as those that have been developed to assess climate finance...

Call for transparency in climate change funding

The Bangkok Call for Action is a set of recommendations which have been developed at the Asia-Pacific Climate Change Finance and Aid Effectiveness dialogue held on 19th-20th October 2010 in Bangkok. The meeting focussed on the necessity of climate funding being used...