13.06.2016 CCFLA new Secretariat on the road !
After a transition period from the UN Secretary-General's Climate Change Support Team, we are pleased to announce that the elected Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance (CCFLA) Secretariat consortium made of FMDV, UNDP, UNEP and R20, has officially began its operations.
08.06.2016 PhDs & Climate Finance: Turn your research into practice during the Climate-KIC’s Green Finance PhD Summer School
The Low Carbon City Lab (LoCaL) is Climate-KIC’s leading innovation programme aiming at unlocking climate finance for cities. From 18th-30th September, Climate-KIC will bring together PhD students to work on innovative financial solutions for two cities: Frankfurt and Medellín, Colombia. You will be coached by Europe’s leading experts to develop a proposal for a solution to a specific urban...
08.06.2016 Partnership FMDV - Economic and Monetary Union of West Africa (WAEMU): The creation of the Regional Financial Mechanism in its final phase!
The General Assembly of the WAEMU's Council of Local Authorities held in Ivory Coast in May has approved the roadmap for the final phase of the creation of the Regional Financial Mechanism proposed by FMDV in the framework of the global partnership with WAEMU. The Ivorian Prime Minister, HE Mr. Daniel Kablan Duncan received the delegation and provided its full support to the initiative.
FMDV took part of the GTF important delegation for the Habitat III Informal Hearings and the preparation of the 2nd World Assembly of Local and Regional governments. A set of recommendations to the New Urban Agenda Draft Zero has been issued, find out more about the details and FMDV’s contribution.
07.06.2016 ECOSOC FfD Forum, April 2016, NY - “Defining the Global Partnership for Localizing Finance”, a joint side event to foster the debate on implementation and impact delivery for the 2030 Agenda.
FMDV, together with the French and Mexican UN representations in NY, the Global Clearinghouse for Development Finance and other strategic partners co-organized a Side Event on “Defining the Global Partnership for Localizing Finance” in the framework of the FfD Forum, which was held on April 19th 2016 in New York.