Was Paris enough? Leeds public event fuels debate

Posted 4 Feb 2016 in

Almost 400 people attended a CCCEP public debate at the University of Leeds to discuss the impact of the Paris climate agreement. The audience heard presentations from policy and science experts Andy Gouldson, John Barrett, Piers Forster and Harriet Thew before a lively discussion which threw up many questions about the efficacy and enforcement of the […]

Green Climate Fund must think micro for macro impact (on

Posted 26 Jan 2016 in

By Sarah Colenbrander and Jerome van Rooij Developed countries have committed to raising US$100 billion a year by 2020 to support mitigation and adaptation in developing countries. The Green Climate Fund (GCF) seems set to become the largest vehicle for disbursing and/or leveraging this climate finance. In November 2015, the Board of the GCF approved […]