About Climate focus

Climate Focus is a pioneering international advisory company and think tank that provides advice to governments and multilateral organizations, non-governmental and philanthropic organizations, and the private sector. We support our clients with shaping and navigating through international and domestic climate policies, accessing climate finance, and engaging with new climate mechanisms and cooperative approaches.


Highlighted publications

Progress on the New York Declaration on Forests: Finance for Forests - Goals 8 and 9 Assessment Report
The 2017 NYDF Progress Assessment is the third in a series of annual reports on progress toward the goals of the New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF).
How Improved Land Use Can Contribute to the 1.5°C Goal of the Paris Agreement
Climate Focus’ How Land Use Can Contribute to the 1.5°C Goal of the Paris Agreement develops a roadmap of action for the land-use sector to meet its necessary contribution to the Paris Agreement.
Taking a Bite Out of Climate Change: Why We Should Stop Harming the Planet and Ourselves by Eating Too Much Beef
This Climate Focus publication – prepared for the Climate and Land Use Alliance – examines the impacts of beef production on the climate, human health, and tropical forests.

Highlighted project

New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) Progress Assessment
Climate Focus, in collaboration with the NYDF Assessment Partners, released third edition of the NYDF Progress Assessment Report in October 2017, which focuses on climate finance for forest action.

Recent projects

This guide, due to be published later this year, aims to support policymakers in communicating their carbon pricing policies to...
With the adoption of the Paris Agreement in 2015, the context in which market mechanisms can be used has changed, leading to new...
Climate Focus and its partners are supporting the Ministry of Environment of Energy of Costa Rica (MINAE) in the design of an...


15 December 2017
We have an immediate opening for an Office Manager/Personal Assistant to work part-time in our Berlin office.


22 January 2018
Climate Focus, together with its partners – Climate Outreach, public relations firm Fenton, and the University of New Brunswick – are preparing a guide on how to communicate carbon pricing.
22 January 2018
Climate Focus is pleased to announce the publication of its latest brief summarising the main outcomes of COP23.
02 January 2018
Climate Focus is pleased to announce the publication of an article on Climate Finance for Clean and Efficient Cookstoves in Boiling Point, a practitioner’s journal for household energy and stoves.
12 December 2017
Climate Focus and partners are calling on the One Planet Summit to publicly elevate the importance of forests as a climate solution and agree on a concrete plan. Join us in spreading this message.