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Bringing innovation to practice in adapting to climate change.
Mar
15

PMCR: Do existing climate innovations in South Africa comprise private markets for climate resilience? Not yet!

At the core of the Private Markets for Climate Resilience (PMCR) project is an enterprise-oriented market approach focused on the identification of climate resilience-enhancing products and services provided by the private sector. National teams across 6 countries have documented businesses and investments across 13 sectors, identifying knowledge services, innovative technologies, and pioneering approaches to data management, and good practices.

This is part of a series of short articles from the national teams intended to share with the broader PROADAPT audience their unique perspectives on both the challenges and opportunities confronting businesses in the face of climate change. (repost via PROADAPT)

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Feb
27

PMCR: Mogambo Specialty Coffee and Climate Resilience

At the core of the Private Markets for Climate Resilience (PMCR) project is an enterprise-oriented market approach focused on the identification of climate resilience-enhancing products and services provided by the private sector. National teams across 6 countries have documented businesses and investments across 13 sectors, identifying knowledge services, innovative technologies, and pioneering approaches to data management, and good practices.

This is part of a series of short articles from the national teams intended to share with the broader PROADAPT audience their unique perspectives on both the challenges and opportunities confronting businesses in the face of climate change. These experiences converge on the common idea that the private sector is an active contributor to the many different solutions that can achieve climate resilience. (repost via PROADAPT)

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Feb
02

PROADAPT: How do we grow the market for climate resilience finance?

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Article by GCAP's Tom Downing for the IDB/NDF PROADAPT Private Markets for Climate Resilience project (repost via PROADAPT)

Global investment in climate adaptation is currently running around $25 billion per year. How much finance do we need? Can we get ahead of the game?

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Jan
25

Local access to finance for adaptation

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Jan
18

What's ahead for adaptation in 2018?

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