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News • August 7, 2018

Vanuatu Parliament Approves Bill for the National Green Energy Fund

In June 2018, the parliament of Vanuatu approved the National Green Energy Fund (NGEF) bill, supported unanimously by both the government and opposition members. The bill was then gazetted in July 2018 as Act 10 of 2018.  As the first national financing vehicle for the Vanuatu energy sector, this legislation will contribute towards accelerating the […]

News • July 10, 2018

What is the Green Climate Fund and How Indonesia Accessing it?

The Green Climate Fund (GCF) is a financing mechanism of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and is specifically established to provide financial support so that countries like Indonesia can reach its emission reduction targets. As of May 2018, the GCF portfolio has 76 projects worldwide worth USD 12.6 billion with an […]

News • November 29, 2017

GGGI and PNG host joint Workshop on Accessing Climate Finance to address Green Growth

On November 29, 2017, the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and the Independent State of Papua New Guinea (PNG) jointly kicked off a two-day workshop on accessing climate finance today in Port Moresby. Attendees included representatives from across government; from sectors including transport, planning, urban development, water, mineral resources, energy, agriculture, environment, forestry and academia. […]