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Economics and financial decision-making

economics and decision making

In order to achieve ambitious national climate goals, the use of economic instruments such as crop and climate insurance, taxes, feed-in tariffs for renewable energy and other financial incentives are important enablers. The CTCN is collaborating with relevant stakeholders to support local entrepreneurs, small- and medium enterprises and larger businesses, as well as governmental decision-makers, in identifying these economic instruments. Furthermore the CTCN provides technical assistance for strengthening countries’ capacity to access international financing for climate technology opportunities. Below you will find related publications, partners, CTCN technical assistance, technologies and other information for exploring this topic further.  

Economics and financial decision-making

  • Enda Dominicana

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    Enda Dominicana is a non-governmental organization established in 1984 with the mission to accompany rural and urban communities in the implementation of activities that promote the proper use of the resources of the environment and human development. Enda Dominicana works with forest reforestation, agroforestry, recovery wooded area coverage, and other matters that support to fight against climate change.

  • South Pole

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    South Pole is a leading provider of global sustainability services, with more than 300 experts in over 18 offices worldwide. For more than a decade, South Pole has worked with a wide range of public, private and civil sector organisations to accelerate the transition to a climate-smart society. South Pole has mobilised climate finance to over 700 projects in the areas of emission reductions, renewable energy, energy efficiency and sustainable land-use.

  • RESALLIENCE

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    RESALLIENCE, a subsidiary of SIXENSE, is VINCI's design office dedicated to adapting projects, cities, territories, infrastructures and their uses to climate change. 

  • HR Wallingford

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    HR Wallingford provides analysis, advice, and support in the management of water and the water environment including climate change. 

  • Understanding Integration Aspects: Renewable Power and Energy Fractions

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    Sunday, January 1, 2017
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    This paper introduces the Renewable Power Fraction and Renewable Energy Fraction as self-defining metrics to quantify and visualise the performance of renewable generators versus the total load, and show how corresponding Fossil or Demand Side Management Power and Energy Fractions can similarly be defined.

  • mfarmPay: Driving Climate Financing to Rural Smallholder African Farmers

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    Tuesday, January 8, 2019

    Smallholder farmers and lenders with smallholder lending portfolios ( which according to CGAP currently account for about USD 50 billion globally) are highly vulnerable to climate change impacts. mfarmPay, a novel parametric lending solution driving financing to African farmers, offers innovative data-driven solution to reducing climate risk in lending portfolios and incentivising the adoption of climate-smart farming approaches by smallholder food producers.

  • Gender and Ethical Trade: a Mapping of the Issues in African Horticulture

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    Sunday, July 1, 2001
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    Codes of conduct covering employment conditions of Southern producers exporting to European markets increased dramatically throughout the 1990s. As a result producers of horticulture products are faced with a considerable variety of codes, particularly in terms of what gender issues should be addressed. Some codes integrate a number of international conventions relating to gender inequality and gender discrimination yet other codes make no mention of gender at all. Even where codes address gender issues, their coverage and sensitivity can often be limited.

  • DJRC Deutsche Jordan River Consult UG (haftungsbeshr.)

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    The Deutsche Jordan River Consult GmbH is a consulting firm founded in 2015 and associated with JRC Jordan River Consultancy Services Ltd. in Amman, with experience in the planning, implementation and monitoring and evaluation of internatonal cooperation projects. 

  • AKUT Umweltschutz Ingenieure Burkard und Partner

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    Since its foundation in 1988 AKUT has the objective to develop sustainable solutions for the use of natural resources and environmental engineering. We are specialists in the fields of wastewater treatment, biogas technology, energy efficiency, institutional strengthening and environmentally friendly building services engineering. 

  • CLEAN HORIZON CONSULTING

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    The Clean Horizon is a consulting company that has expertise in energy storage and offer technical consulting on energy storage sizing analysis, grid-level impact studies and the CRE-STORE modelling tool. Also, it helps to optimize the energy storage investments.  

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