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About Climate focus

Climate Focus is a pioneering international advisory company committed to the development of policies, methodologies, programmes and projects that mitigate and adapt to the impacts of climate change.

Highlighted publications

Progress on the New York Declaration on Forests - An Assessment Framework and Initial Report
Prepared by Climate Focus with the Environmental Defense Fund, Forest Trends, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, and The Global Canopy Program, this report proposes a goal monitoring framework.
Mapeo de actores e iniciativas Amazonía colombiana
This document is the result of a specific exercise in actor mapping and initiatives which are currently being implemented in the Colombian Amazon under the PID Project .
Linking the Clean Development Mechanism with the Green Climate Fund: Models for scaling up mitigation action
This publication is part of a BMUB-supported project to strengthen the CDM pipeline in Africa produced by Climate Focus, Perspectives and the AERA Group and provides a study of six applied models.

Highlighted project

World Bank Pilot Auction Facility: Exploring opportunities for going beyond the pilot phase
Climate Focus together with its partners has been appointed to manage the project and provide consulting services for the World Bank's Pilot Auction Facility (PAF) for Climate Change Mitigation.

Recent projects

Climate Focus in collaboration with partner institutions is working on the NYDF Progress Assessment that aims to create an...
The World Bank mandated Climate Focus with its consortium partners to explore ways in which to mobilize climate finance to...
Climate Focus supported the NAMA design process in developing approaches for structuring measuring and implementing large-scale...

Announcements

30 September 2016
Climate Focus is seeking to hire a proposal coordinator to join our office in Amsterdam. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated individual to work with a pioneering, versatile and dynamic organization to support its business growth and assist in exploring new frontiers.

News

29 September 2016
In response to the increasing importance for policymakers and project developments to link the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and Clean Development Mechanism (CDM), the study examines six specific models.
11 September 2016
Double counting can occur in multiple forms and, unless properly dealt with, risks compromising the environmental integrity of the climate regime by distorting actual greenhouse emissions achieved.
11 September 2016
The Paris Agreement establishes a new set of mechanisms for voluntary cooperation between countries. Binding these approaches together is the overarching goal of Article 6.1.
11 September 2016
Climate Focus is currently working on the second edition of the New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) Progress Assessment Report, set to be released in early November 2016.