ODI [to 12 November 2016]

ODI [to 12 November 2016]
https://www.odi.org/media-hub/press-room
Working and discussion papers
Trade in services and economic transformation
Research reports and studies | November 2016 | Neil Balchin, Bernard Hoekman, Hope Martin, Maximiliano Mendez-Parra, Phyllis Papadavid, David Primack and Dirk Willem te Velde
Current debate on economic transformation mostly focuses on agriculture and manufacturing. This report highlights the contribution services can make to economic development.

10 things to know about climate finance in 2016
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Smita Nakhooda, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
These infographics break down the numbers on climate finance, analysing data from the world’s only comprehensive climate finance commitment tracker, Climate Funds Update.

Climate finance briefing: gender and climate finance
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Liane Schalatek with Smita Nakhooda
This briefing outlines some key principles and actions for making climate-financing instruments more responsive to the needs of women.

Climate finance regional briefing: Middle East and North Africa
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Sejal Patel, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
This briefing explores what climate finance has been made available to countries within the MENA region, and to what extent it will meet countries’ needs.

Climate finance regional briefing: Asia
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Alice Caravani, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
This briefing explores what climate finance has been provided to countries in Asia, and to what extent this meets countries’ needs.

Climate finance regional briefing: sub-Saharan Africa
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Sam Barnard, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
This briefing explores what climate finance has been provided to countries in sub-Saharan Africa, and to what extent this meets countries’ needs.

Climate finance regional briefing: Latin America
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Sam Barnard, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
This briefing examines what climate finance has been made available to Latin American countries, and to what extent this meets countries’ needs.

Climate finance fundamentals 2016
Publication Series | November 2016
This publication series provides an update on global climate change financing for 2016.

Climate finance briefing: Small Island Developing States
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Charlene Watson, Sejal Patel, Alexis Durand and Liane Schalatek
This briefing explores the amount the of climate finance granted to the SIDS, and whether this will meet countries’ needs.

Climate finance briefing: the Green Climate Fund
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Liane Schalatek, Smita Nakhooda and Charlene Watson
This briefing analyses the role of the Green Climate Fund, the newest actor in the multilateral climate finance architecture.

Climate finance thematic briefing: REDD+ finance
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Charlene Watson, Sejal Patel and Liane Schalatek
This briefing analyses the role that REDD+ can play in the global climate finance architecture.

Climate finance thematic briefing: mitigation finance
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Sejal Patel, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
This briefing explores how climate finance can help to mitigate the effects of climate change.

Climate finance thematic briefing: adaptation finance
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Alice Caravani, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
This briefing examines what role climate finance can play in efforts to mitigate climate change and to assist developing countries to adapt to the impacts of climate change.

Climate finance briefing: the global climate finance architecture
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Smita Nakhooda, Charlene Watson and Liane Schalatek
This briefing outlines the global climate finance architecture as it is now, in November 2016.

The principles and criteria of public climate finance: a normative framework
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Liane Schalatek and Neil Bird
This briefing looks at the principles and criteria applicable to climate change funding.

Pathways in the Paris Agreement for ending fossil fuel subsidies
Briefing papers | November 2016 | Maeve McLynn, Laurie van der Burg and Shelagh Whitley
The Paris Agreement sets the framework for preventing climate change. This briefing outlines the pathways that it provides to end government subsidies to fossil fuels.