Latest CCFLA Updates: February 2018

February 27, 2018

Release of Project Preparation Report The Project Preparation Working Group, also known as CCFLA’s Subnational Project Preparation Platform, released a report entitled, “Summary of Good Practice of Successful Project Preparation Facilities”. Members of the CCFLA Working Group on Project Preparation have been jointly implementing a series of research and complementary actions in the course of […]


PRESS RELEASE: The first Project Preparation Practitioners Forum

December 5, 2017

The Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance (CCFLA)[1], together with the Global Fund for Cities Development (FMDV) and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH organized the first Project Preparation Practitioners Forum. The event aimed at gathering practitioners, exchanging experiences and identifying solutions and mechanisms to address the challenges faced by cities and urban regions […]


CCFLA Mapping Report – CCFLA is releasing the second edition of its flagship report “Localizing Climate Finance, mapping gaps and opportunities”

November 13, 2017

On Monday 13th of November, at the occasion of the High-Level Dialogue Day on Finance, Gender and SDG 11 of COP 23 held in Bonn, the coalition Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance (CCFLA) is releasing the second edition of its flagship Mapping report “Localizing Climate Finance, Mapping Gaps and Opportunities”. The report presents a global […]


Climate Chance Summit: CCFLA strongly contributed to climate finance discussions

September 19, 2017

Agadir hosted the second Climate Chance Summit on September 11th to 13th. Engaged in Climate Chance as a contributor on localizing Climate Finance for local governments and urban development, FMDV representatives co-hosting CCFLA Secretariat and the Vice-President of the city of Nouakchott, Mauritania, highlighted the role of an Alliance such as CCFLA to support “localizing […]


President of the District of Nouakchott calling for the localization of Climate Finance

June 13, 2017

Innovate4Climate Summit – Barcelona, Spain 22-25 May Mrs Maty Mint Hamady, President of Nouakchott District, Mauritania, and Vice-President of FMDV, represented the organization, and the CCFLA, during the Summit “Innovate4Climate”, co-organized in Barcelona by the World Bank, Fira de Barcelona, Climate Action & IETA. This first edition of the event intended to build a common […]


Highlights on Financing Project Preparation for cities at ICLEI Resilient Cities 2017

May 18, 2017

On May 4th, a set of complementary sessions taking place during the 8th Global Forum on urban Resilience and Adaptation enabled to build convergence between cities needs, climate Project Preparation Facilities (PPF) support opportunities, and risks mitigation mechanisms such as Sustainability and Resilience Standards.      ICLEI, GIB, FMDV and CCFLA co-organized, as part of […]


A key policy lab to address a key issue: “Guarantees for municipal debt: Unlocking sustainable local investment in the South”.

April 12, 2017

CCFLA, FMDV and AFD jointly organised a successful Policy Lab held on  Thursday, 30 March, at AFD’s headquarters in Paris.   On this sunny spring day, various international stakeholders coming from financial institutions, bilateral development agencies, private banks, local and central governments, rating agencies and recognised experts gathered to share their technical experience on guarantying […]


New Year, new projects: CCFLA is moving forward

February 3, 2017

In 2017, CCFLA is committing in greater cooperation to analyze and scale-up promising solutions to promote a low carbon future.   Many challenges still need to be addressed to encourage climate-smart investments, empower cities and integrate the local dimension in the transition of the global financial ecosystem. In 2017, the cooperation of CCFLA members will […]


Press Releases

Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance (CCFLA) and Sustainable Infrastructure Foundation (SIF) join forces

November 14, 2017

New Secretariat Announced for Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance

December 9, 2015

Quotes on State of City Climate Finance Report

December 4, 2015

New report identifies innovative ways to mobilize investment in low-emission, climate-resilient urban infrastructure

December 4, 2015

Media Advisory: New report identifies innovative ways to mobilize investment in low-emission, climate-resilient urban infrastructure

December 3, 2015

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