Projects

Reducing greenhouse emissions from beef production and consumption

Reducing greenhouse emissions from beef production and consumption
Climate Focus is working on a project that provides an analysis of climate, environment and socio-economic impacts of beef production and consumption and its comparison with other food sources.

New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) Progress Assessment

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.

Catalytic Sustainable Agribusiness Investment Project (CSAI)

Catalytic Sustainable Agribusiness Investment Project (CSAI)
Climate Focus has joined forces with SNV and UNIQUE to implement a two year USAID-funded initiative that aims to promote climate-smart agricultural development in East Africa.

Platform of Information and Dialogue for the Colombian Amazon

Platform of Information and Dialogue for the Colombian Amazon
Climate Focus, together with Fundacion Natura, Red Caquetá Paz, and CINDAP, has established a Platform of Information and Dialogue for the Colombian Amazon (PID).

The Environmental Program for Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change (PAGRICC)

The Environmental Program for Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change (PAGRICC)
Climate Focus and partner INCLAM are supporting the government of Nicaragua to manage its natural resources and reduce risks from natural disasters associated to climate change impacting agriculture.

Sustainable Energy Access Fund for Poverty Reduction in Central America

Sustainable Energy Access Fund for Poverty Reduction in Central America
Climate Focus is providing technical support to the Sustainable Energy Access Fund for Poverty Reduction in Central America (FOCAEP) to promote a clean cookstoves market in Central America.

Piloting Nested REDD+ in Colombia

Piloting Nested REDD+ in Colombia
Climate Focus and Winrock International have begun a project funded by the International Climate Initiative to support Colombia in developing the pilot phase of its national REDD+ strategy

Climate Focus joins forces with Sinfonía Trópico to raise environmental awareness in Colombia

Climate Focus joins forces with Sinfonía Trópico to raise environmental awareness in Colombia
Climate Focus and Sinfonía Trópico have set up an initiative aiming to raise environmental awareness in Colombia through inspirational events and workshops that combine art, science and the community.

Development of business models to address drivers of deforestation

Development of business models to address drivers of deforestation
Funded by the International Climate Initiative, Climate Focus is implementing a project with UNIQUE to develop business models in the land-use sector that address drivers of deforestation.

Legal and institutional framework for a national and regional REDD+ program in Ethiopia

Legal and institutional framework for a national and regional REDD+ program in Ethiopia
Climate Focus supports the Government of Ethiopia to create a legal and institutional framework that will lead to the coordination and implementation of the REDD+ readiness process.

The USAID Lowering Emissions in Asia's Forests (USAID LEAF) program

The USAID Lowering Emissions in Asia's Forests (USAID LEAF) program
Climate Focus leads policy component of USAID LEAF, a program developing strategies to sustainably reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the forestry and land use sector in the Asia / Pacific region