CCFLA´s Project Preparation Action Group (PPAG) is committed to foster collaboration and knowledge sharing among all stakeholders working in the field of sustainable urban development towards the empowerment of local governments to develop bankable projects and access finance.
The 2021 State of Cities Climate Finance Report examines the current state of urban climate investment, the barriers to reaching the needed investment levels, and the steps to overcoming these challenges.
The aim of this discussion paper is to map the PPF landscape and identify gaps in the project preparation offering to cities for sustainable and resilient infrastructure, using information gathered for the Green City Finance Directory.
This report sets the stage to explore the mandate and capacities of National Development Banks in accelerating financing for local governments’ climate-smart urban infrastructure.
While many cities have begun enacting policies and programs to build resilience towards climate hazards, there are numerous barriers to financing urban adaptation activities.
This week the Alliance and the Atlantic Council’s Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center released a brief, An Analysis of Urban Climate Adaptation Finance Tracking.
From the USD 20.5 trillion pledged to COVID-19 recovery globally, only USD 1.1 trillion have been committed to cities. This Alliance policy brief looks at COVID-19 recovery assistance for cities from key funders - national governments, Development Finance Institutions (DFIs), and the private sector.
The Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance is participating as a knowledge partner in the U20, and has recently contributed to a whitepaper on Efficiency and Diversification: A Framework for Sustainably Transitition to a Carbon-neutral Economy.
This new Policy Brief focuses specifically on enhancing the role that National Development Banks play in supporting the acceleration of climate-smart urban infrastructure.
Local and regional governments need significant technical and financial assistance to develop...