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07 February 2020
E-Course on Carbon Taxation
Do carbon taxes really work? What level should the price be set at? These are just some of the questions that will be answered in detail in the E-Course on Carbon Taxation developed by Climate Focus.
27 January 2020
Harnessing the Power of Nature – How Tropical Countries Can Meet Climate Goals by 2030
This new paper concludes that better stewardship of land and forests could reverse emissions in 30 tropical countries, with natural climate solutions working best to achieve Paris climate targets.
26 September 2017
Commodities and Forests Agenda 2020 launched by the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020
We are delighted to announce that this report is now available. Published to coincide with Climate Week NYC 2017, the report proposes a set of priorities to address commodity-driven deforestation.
25 September 2017
Additionality under Article 6 - a new beginning or ghosts of the past?
Defining additionality under the new mechanism of Article 6.4 will be crucial in determining whether if any or which of these programmes will get what, and how.
21 September 2017
Catalyzing sustainable cocoa
Climate Focus continues to work on sustainable cocoa, focusing on identifying the incentives required for smallholder cocoa farmers to produce forest and climate-smart cocoa.
21 September 2017
Release of the Gold Standard for Global Goals
Climate Focus has carried out an extensive review of the Gold Standard's new standard, the 'Gold Standard for the Global Goals' ("GS4GG"), regarding new requirements for all Gold Standard projects.
21 September 2017
Climate Focus supports the governments of Colombia and Peru regarding Article 6 of the Paris Agreement
Climate Focus is supporting the governments of Colombia and Peru by facilitating informed decisions that can guide their strategy for REDD+ transactions regarding Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.
03 August 2017
Interview with Juan Pablo Castro Platform of Information and Dialogue for the Colombian Amazon
Interview with Juan Pablo Castro on the Platform of Information and Dialogue for the Colombian Amazon.
29 June 2017
Website supporting the Platform for Information and Dialogue in the Colombian Amazon (PID) is officially launched
We proudly announce the official launch of the website that supports our Platform for Information and Dialogue in the Colombian Amazon (PID).
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'.
22 May 2017
Climate Focus announces release of publication "Eliminating Deforestation from the Cocoa Supply Chain"
Climate Focus, in collaboration with its partners, is pleased to announce the release of this new publication which examines and analyzes the cocoa supply chain and its associated deforestation.
18 May 2017
Come meet us at the Innovate4Climate conference in Barcelona, 22-25 May
Our team will be attending the Innovate 4 Climate conference in Barcelona. Meet us in the German Pavilion and join us on Wednesday, May 24, 4pm - 5pm for the launch of our new publication.
14 May 2017
Linking the Clean Development Mechanism with the Green Climate Fund: Insights from Practitioners and Decision Makers in Africa
Climate Focus is pleased to announce the publication of this report providing views from African stakeholders on whether and how the CDM and the GCF can mutually benefit from each other's strengths.
12 May 2017
Climate Focus and partners collaborate to develop energy transition planning tool
Climate Focus, Sustainability Services and Studio Wolfpack have joined forces to develop the "And Paris" planning tool, designed to jump-start and manage the energy transition of towns and cities.
08 May 2017
Design options for integrated carbon pricing systems in Chile
Climate Focus and its partners, OfReC Regulation and Compliance and EBP, are advising the Chilean Ministry of Energy on design options for an integrated set of carbon pricing mechanisms.
25 April 2017
Ugandan wastewater treatment Standardised Baseline approved by UNFCCC
Two wastewater Standardized Baselines (SBLs) have been approved by the UNFCCC, setting nationwide baseline thresholds for methane recovery from two wastewater treatment sectors in Uganda.
24 April 2017
Charlotte Streck to speak at Global Alliance for the Future of Food event
Global Alliance for the Future of Food to host 2nd International Dialogue: The Future of Food in a Climate Changing World, 1 - 3 May, 2017, Capgemini Campus: Les Fontaines, Paris, France
20 April 2017
Grid emission factor for West African Power Pool (WAPP) approved by the UNFCCC
The West African Power Pool (WAPP) grid emission factor Standardized Baseline (SBL), designed to boost the development of carbon mitigation projects in West Africa, has been approved by the UNFCCC.
23 March 2017
PRESS RELEASE The PMR Carbon Tax Guide: A Handbook for Policy Makers
Climate Focus and partners are pleased to announce their latest publication, The PMR Carbon Tax Guide: A Handbook for Policy Makers.
13 March 2017
Fostering Climate Action through Trade-Related Policy Instruments Final Report: Delivery strategies and support tools"
The European Commission has just published "Fostering Climate Action through Trade-Related Policy Instruments Final Report: Delivery strategies and support tools", the final of three project reports.
13 March 2017
Policy brief on Harnessing the Potential of Private Sector Engagement in Productive Forests for Green Growth
Climate Focus is pleased to announce the publication of their most recent policy brief, written for the World Bank in collaboration with UNIQUE.