Cities lack the internal competences to access climate finance and prepare attractive projects to investors. This knowledge gap hinders meaningful climate action while reducing cities’ ownership of large-scale infrastructure projects.
Our Training Hub will empower cities in improving and better integrating their climate planning with finance planning. Specifically:
January saw the introduction of two free e-learning modules:
This online course explains how green bonds can meet this need by offering access to low-cost capital that can be directly linked to a city’s investment in ‘going green’.
Participants will learn how a project or programme can achieve Gold Standard certification, having clearly identified its contribution to specific SDGs and other co-benefits that have a defined monetary value to potential investors.