Collaborating to mobilize investment in low-emission, climate-resilient urban infrastructure

We are an alliance  of over forty leading organizations actively working to mobilize investment into low-carbon and climate-resilient infrastructure in cities and urban areas internationally.

Our Mission is to catalyze and accelerate additional capital flows to cities, maximize investment in climate smart infrastructure, and close the investment gap in urban areas over the next fifteen years.

Latest News

Call for Ideas – Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance

October 10, 2016

Huge jump in cities sharing their data with CDP: 533 in 2016

August 11, 2016

R20 Regions of Climate Action and Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation

May 27, 2016

Call for Projects: Low Carbon City Lab (EoI deadline 9 May)

April 18, 2016

CCLFA side-event at Habitat III Thematic conference in Mexico City (event report)

April 7, 2016

Upcoming Events

Climate-KIC Matchmaker Workshop: “Connecting cities and investors for climate action”

July 5, 2016 - Bonn

Transformative Actions Program (TAP) Partner Workshop

July 5, 2016 - Bonn

Climate-KIC’s Green Finance PhD Summer School

September 18, 2016 - Frankfurt

Latest Resources

The next generation of urban MACCs: Reassessing the cost-effectiveness of urban mitigation options

May 1, 2016

C40 Good Practice Guide: Creditworthiness

March 9, 2016

Closing the gap between finance and urban climate action

March 9, 2016

Barriers to Private Sector Investments into Urban Climate Mitigation Projects

February 4, 2016

Cities & Regions Launch 5-Year Vision for Climate Action at COP21

December 17, 2015