Posts Tagged ‘GCF’

What next for the Green Climate Fund after Doha dud?

For those of us (wonks, admittedly) interested in the fate of the Green Climate Fund – potentially the most important multilateral institution to deal with climate change in the near future – the outcome of 2012 Doha climate summit was a disappointingly mixed bag. The 194 countries assembled there made promising statements about the importance […]

Green Climate Fund

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) aims ‘to make a significant and ambitious contribution to the global efforts towards attaining the goals set by the international community to combat climate change.’ It was formally established by a UNFCCC decision in Durban, South Africa in December 2011, although the groundwork was laid in the earlier, non-binding ‘Copenhagen […]