Projects

Technical Support to the World Bank’s Greenhouse Gas Accounting

Technical Support to the World Bank’s Greenhouse Gas Accounting
Climate Focus is acting as a third-party assessor for the mandatory accounting of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) for all of the World Bank's investment project financing.

New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) Progress Assessment

New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) Progress Assessment
Climate Focus and the NYDF Assessment Partners released the 6th edition of the NYDF Progress Assessment Report in fall 2020, with a focus on extractive industries, infrastructure and basic needs.

Considering Food Systems in Nationally Determined Contributions

Considering Food Systems in Nationally Determined Contributions
Climate Focus, on behalf of WWF, is developing guidance for governments on how to enhance food systems and leverage their associated mitigation and adaptation opportunities under the Paris Agreement.

Driving Private Sector Action in the Cocoa & Forests Initiative

Driving Private Sector Action in the Cocoa & Forests Initiative
Climate Focus and partner Meridian Institute are supporting the World Bank, World Cocoa Foundation, and Cocoa/Chocolate companies as part of the Cocoa and Forests Initiative (CFI).

Climate Focus to support the West African Alliance on Carbon Markets and Climate Finance

Climate Focus to support the West African Alliance on Carbon Markets and Climate Finance
With the adoption of the Paris Agreement in 2015, the context in which market mechanisms can be used has changed, leading to new challenges.

Reducing carbon emissions with Carbonbay and Nuetech solar water heaters in India

Reducing carbon emissions with Carbonbay and Nuetech solar water heaters in India
Climate Focus and partners assist Carbonbay and Nuetech Solar to register its project activities under the Clean Development Mechanism of the UNFCCC (first credits sold).

International Cooperation under the Paris Agreement

International Cooperation under the Paris Agreement
Climate Focus and NIRAS, a leading Danish consultancy, have been providing independent expert advice to the Swedish Government on international cooperation in climate change mitigation initiatives.

Emissions Benchmarking for the Cement Industry in Kazakhstan

Emissions Benchmarking for the Cement Industry in Kazakhstan
Climate Focus with Greenstream, Eneco and Whitehopleman have developed a low-carbon development roadmap describing technological options to reduce the carbon impact of emissions in the cement sector.

Integrated Approach to Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in Central Asia

Integrated Approach to Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change in Central Asia
Climate Focus supported the NAMA design process in developing approaches for structuring measuring and implementing large-scale retrofit programs to improve insulation in residential buildings.

Lowering Cities Carbon Emissions - New Climate Finance Options

Lowering Cities Carbon Emissions - New Climate Finance Options
The World Bank mandated Climate Focus with its consortium partners to explore ways in which to mobilize climate finance to support mitigation actions in cities.

Measuring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) in Jordan

Measuring, Reporting and Verification (MRV) in Jordan
A main priority identified for capacity building in Jordan is to ensure that projects contribute to building a comprehensive MRV system in order to track GHG emission reductions and co-benefits.

Solar cookers for refugee camps in Chad

Solar cookers for refugee camps in Chad
The Solar Cooking in Chad project, set up by Agrometeorological Applications Associates (AAA) in France, aims to promote the use of solar cookers in refugee camps and surrounding villages.

Carbon asset development for the African Biogas Partnership Programme

Carbon asset development for the African Biogas Partnership Programme
The Africa Biogas Partnership Programme extends to six African countries. Climate Focus is providing support with the set-up of a Programme of Activities (PoA), which will generate carbon credits.

Gold Standard registration and verification of the Indonesia Domestic Biogas PoA

Gold Standard registration and verification of the Indonesia Domestic Biogas PoA
This programme aims to disseminate domestic biodigesters as a local, sustainable energy source through the development of a commercial, market-oriented sector in selected Indonesian provinces.

West African Power Pool (WAPP) Standardized Baseline Study

West African Power Pool (WAPP) Standardized Baseline Study
Climate Focus with its partner Ecosur Afrique has finalized a UNEP DTU Partnership assignment on West African Power Pool (WAPP) Standardized Baseline Development. (Photo copyright: Bamshad Houshyani)