Best Practices Contest 2016 Awards: top projects for expanding access to climate finance

Bottom-up initiatives providing funds for emission reduction projects and climate resilience actions showcased at awarding event in Milan   The International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG), an initiative of the Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM) and the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, is pleased to announce the outcomes of the 2016 Best Climate Practices Award, focused on (…)

Five things to know about climate finance

Climate finance is one of the key elements to improve mitigation and adaption actions, and to draw the¬†needed amount of financial flows became a major part of the solution when facing climate related issues: this is why climate finance has been such a recurrent topic in climate change discourse, and, inevitably, will continue to be. (…)

COP22 takes first step to consider indigenous and local practices

Delegations gathered in Marrakech for the COP22 climate talks agreed, among others, to green-light the creation of the local communities and indigenous peoples platform which was established at COP21 in 2015. In Paris countries Party to the UNFCCC recognized “the need to strengthen knowledge, technologies, practices and efforts of local communities and indigenous peoples related (…)