News

01 June 2017

Climate Focus and Personal Architecture launch Sun in the City

We are pleased to announce that Climate Focus and Personal Architecture are launching Sun in the City boosting support for solar panels in cities. The first pilot will be in Rotterdam.
23 May 2017

Facebook Live Innovate4Climate (I4C) Interview with Charlotte Streck

Join Charlotte Streck on Facebook Live for the launch of our new report, 'Eliminating Deforestation from the Cocoa Supply Chain'.
01 December 2015

Results-based Finance for REDD+: Emerging Approaches

Climate Finance is pleased to announce the timely publication of this brief commissioned by KfW that aims to shed light on the current landscape of results-based REDD+ finance.
23 November 2015

COP 21 Paris - Africa Pavilion, Salle 1, December 2, 18:00 - 19:30: Relevance of the CDM and cooperative mechanisms in the new climate regime for Africa

Climate Focus will be co-hosting this side event at COP 21 in Paris. Read about their African CDM pipeline project under: www.climatefocus.com/projects/ strengthening-african-cdm-pipeline
18 November 2015

Progress on the New York Declaration on Forests - An Assessment Framework and Initial Report

Climate Focus is pleased to announce the publication of their report, the first analysis of a multi-year effort to track progress towards the 10 goals laid out in the New York Declaration on Forests.
09 November 2015

Gold Standard registration of the African Biogas Carbon Programme

Climate Focus is happy to announce Gold Standard registration of the African Biogas Carbon Programme of Activities (ABC PoA) supporting the implementation of the African Biogas Partnership Programme.
02 November 2015

New studies published on drivers of forest change in the Greater Mekong Subregion

A suite of studies focusing on drivers of forest change in the Greater Mekong Subregion has been published by the FAO and USAID LEAF program as countries commit to forest cover expansion efforts.
28 October 2015

Adriaan Korthuis to speak at the East Africa Negotiators Regional Pre-COP Training, Entebbe 3 November 2015

Adriaan Korthuis will be speaking on 3 November at the Agenda-East Africa Negotiators Regional Pre-COP Training, 2015 in Entebbe, Uganda.
28 August 2015

Charlie Parker will be presenting at the Third Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance in Durban 8-9 September 2015

Charlie Parker will be presenting Climate Focus' paper on land use finance entitled 'Three Tools to Unlock Finance for Land-Use Mitigation and Adaptation' at the Standing Committee on Finance Durban.
31 July 2015

African Regional Workshop on Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions, Kigali, Rwanda, 17-19 August, 2015

Adriaan Korthuis will be attending and speaking at the African Regional Workshop on Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions, in Kigali, Rwanda from 17 – 19 August, 2015 .
31 July 2015

Climate Focus announces free Mogli MRV+ smartphone application to monitor carbon programs data

The Mogli MRV+ smartphone app has been developed by Climate Focus and its partner Tact L3C to facilitate online/offline monitoring, reporting and verifying (MRV) reductions in greenhouse gases.
28 July 2015

Wastewater Treatment Standardized Baseline for Municipal and Sugar Sectors in Uganda

Bamshad Houshyani will be in Uganda 24-28 August 2015 to conduct the final capacity-building workshop for wastewater sector stakeholders and support the Designated National Authority.
28 July 2015

UNFCCC CDM Small-Scale Working Group (SSC WG)

At its 85th meeting, the Executive Board has re-elected Bamshad Houshyani as a member of the small-scale working group of the UNFCCC Executive Board
23 July 2015

Financing Land Use Mitigation: A Practical Guide for Decision-Makers

Charlotte Streck, Charlie Parker, & Alemayehu Zeleke contributed to a new U.S. Dept. of State-funded report that provides guidance to decision-makers seeking to finance sustainable land use activities
13 July 2015

UNFCCC CDM Small-Scale Working Group (SSC WG)

Bamshad Houshyani will be attending the 49th meeting of the SSC WG to be held in Bonn, Germany from September 29 to October 2, 2015.
09 July 2015

Climate Focus launches new report, “The Potential of Voluntary Sustainability Initiatives to Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation”

Climate Focus launches report on Voluntary Sustainability Initiatives (VSIs) produced for USAID's LEAF Program at the Agriculture, Forestry and Land Use (AFOLU) Working Group regional forum, Bangkok.
09 July 2015

East African Carbon Fair 14-15 July, 2015 Kampala, Uganda

Adriaan Korthuis, Climate Focus, is a presenter at this event, which will further explore innovative financing instruments for project development and investment opportunities in East Africa.
09 July 2015

Laat CO2-reductie weer via buitenland lopen (CO2 reduction through carbon credits back on the political agenda)

This article, written by Adriaan Korthuis of Climate Focus and Jos Cozijnsen of emissierechten.nl, is published in the daily Dutch financial and business newspaper, the "Financieel Dagblad" (fd.nl).
01 May 2015

Carbon Expo 26-28 May, 2015 Barcelona. Come and meet our team at the fair!

The CARBON EXPO 2015 is tailored to discuss the urgent needs of development clients, partners and of the international community leading up to the climate negotiations at COP 21 in Paris.
16 April 2015

Climate Focus assists Azito Energie

Climate Focus will be assisting the Azito Energie single to combined natural gas power plant (420MW) project in the Ivory Coast with post-registration changes.
16 April 2015

Climate Finance for Ethiopian Railways

Climate Focus and Carbon Africa support to Ethiopian Railways in their efforts to prepare and submit a proposal to the Green Climate Fund has got under way.
16 April 2015

Climate Focus organizes panel discussion at African Carbon Forum

The event has been organized in the context of Climate Focus' ongoing support to African negotiators in the UNFCCC negotiations on CDM reform led by Sandra Greiner.