Climate Finance Tracking in Practice

Abstract: Sharing the CARE & Partners for Resilience experience in tracking $6.2 billion of adaptation finance across 112 projects funded by 25 international donors – an experience unique in its focus on tracking finance to the local level and assessing its adaptation relevance. With civil society partners, we piloted a methodology to track international adaptation finance and assess projects to verify whether they are correctly marked as ‘adaptation’. We tracked and assessed adaptation finance commitments reported to the OECD-DAC by international donors between 2013-2017, in Ghana, Uganda, Ethiopia, Nepal, Vietnam and Philippines. In this interactive session we will briefly set out the background of this methodology including the Rio Markers and the Multilateral Development Banks (MDB) three-step approach, share the first findings of our research, and our lessons learnt in using such a tool in the Philippines and Uganda – and engage with the session participants to tap into their experiences and valuable insights.

Speaker(s):

  • Bart Weijs, CARE Nederland
  • Jaliah Namubiru, Environmental Management for Livelihood Improvement Bwaise Facility (EMLI) Uganda
  • Athena Denise Gepte, ACCORD Philippines

Time Slot: 8:30 - 9:45 CET

Language: English

Meeting recording: https://careinternational.zoom.us/rec/share/YEWrIWpFylYNCUCI4-QH1V6KhCzM2ARNoUHoEJtEGDVpY9lVkcmxGTRvKxbmA7Yl.iPctizFTMVjse7mp - Access Passcode: M3M3Pis+

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