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.

Climate Finance Innovators – Linking carbon markets with climate finance in Africa

Climate Finance Innovators – Linking carbon markets with climate finance in Africa
Climate Finance Innovators develops scalable climate financing models in Ethiopia, Senegal and Uganda and links them with market mechanisms under the Paris Agreement and the Green Climate Fund.

easyJet carbon-neutral initiative

easyJet carbon-neutral initiative
In 2019, easyJet, with Climate Focus as its technical advisor, became the first ‘carbon-neutral’ airline, compensating all its flights-related emissions with carbon credits (8-10MtCO2e per year).

Enhancing Attractiveness of Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) Investments in Kenya

Enhancing Attractiveness of Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) Investments in Kenya
Climate Focus collaborated with SNV and UNIQUE to increase the volume of private capital deployed in Climate-Smart Agriculture (CSA) ventures.

Implementing Article 6 of the Paris Agreement in the Solid Waste Sector in Peru

Implementing Article 6 of the Paris Agreement in the Solid Waste Sector in Peru
Climate Focus supports the governments of Perú and the Nordic countries in assessing opportunities for the Peruvian waste sector under Articles 6.2 and 6.4 of the Paris Agreement.

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.

PMR Carbon Tax Guide: A Handbook for Policy Makers

PMR Carbon Tax Guide: A Handbook for Policy Makers
In this handbook, Climate Focus and partners provide a practical tool to help policy makers determine whether a carbon tax is the right instrument to achieve their climate change policy goals.

World Bank Pilot Auction Facility: Exploring opportunities for going beyond the pilot phase

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.

Strengthening the African CDM pipeline

Strengthening the African CDM pipeline
African countries call for the continuation of a reformed Clean Development Mechanism (CDM).

Climate finance strategy development for WakaWaka, a solar lighting company

Climate finance strategy development for WakaWaka, a solar lighting company
Climate Focus is assisting WakaWaka ('Shine Bright' in Swahili), a manufacturer of high-tech, low-cost solar-powered lamps and chargers, in defining its carbon asset development strategy.

Chinese CER project due diligences

Chinese CER project due diligences
As part of the country's twelfth five-year-plan, China has been paving the way towards a national Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). Climate Focus has been working on due diligence assignments since 2013

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.

Climate Finance for Railway Development in Ethiopia

Climate Finance for Railway Development in Ethiopia
Climate Focus and Carbon Africa are supporting the Ethiopian Railway Corporation in securing international climate finance for its low carbon transport plans in Ethiopia.