Projects

Identifying drivers for soy and cattle producers to become more sustainable

Identifying drivers for soy and cattle producers to become more sustainable
Climate Focus, on behalf of the Meridian Institute, conducted a study to identify major incentives and drivers for soy and cattle producers to make their operations more sustainable.

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, will release fourth the edition of the NYDF Progress Assessment Report in November 2018, with a focus on forest governance.

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.

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).

Assessing the Zero-Deforestation Supply Chain Movement

Assessing the Zero-Deforestation Supply Chain Movement
Climate Focus is currently undertaking an assessment of the zero-deforestation supply chain movement for the Tropical Forest Alliance 2020 (TFA 2020).

Platform for Information and Dialogue in the Colombian Amazon (PID) update

Platform for Information and Dialogue in the Colombian Amazon (PID) update
During 2017 the PID project organized a number of capacity building workshops, multi-stakeholder meetings and published over 60 articles.

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.

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.