The main highlights of the UN climate conference in Katowice are the 4 “Cs” of coordination, capacity building, coherence, and champions.
Blog posts on "Paris Agreement"
With little over a year to go, there is no margin for delay in setting the rules to implement the Paris Agreement on climate change.
International carbon markets, if developed in a credible way, can play a vital role in accelerating climate action.
Most developing countries are ill equipped to handle an influx of international climate finance. Fiji and Lao PDR, though, are making progress.
Together, we must build the capacity of institutions in the region to cope with shocks.
Bonds that reduce foreign exchange risk are a great way to finance environmentally friendly infrastructure in developing Asia.
The co-benefits of projects supported by the Future Carbon Fund have changed the lives of thousands of people.
The next 12 months are likely to bring us closer to a new era of renewable energy, much faster than I predicted a year ago.
As development institutions are expected to deliver more climate finance, ADB will play a more significant role in helping its developing member countries fulfill their climate pledges.
What makes an investment a climate change adaptation rather than a development project is not always a straightforward question.