European Capacity Building Initiative

International Donors Should Embrace More Local Control of Climate Financing

Not every decision has to come from the top. In fact, the drive to reduce greenhouse gas emissions would be greatly enhanced if international organizations like the Green Climate Fund chose ambitious national programs and allowed countries the flexibility to select for themselves in which communities investments would be made. This opinion piece discusses the logic behind enhanced direct access the Green Climate Fund.

FC Publication Date: 
25 July 2015
FC Publication: 
Laurel Murray