Closing the Climate Protection Gap through Collaboration & Open Data

Total economic losses to property and infrastructure from natural disasters have averaged around USD $180 billion annually in the last decade, 70% of which are uninsured (Swiss Re, 2015). Ever-increasing climate-related disasters are driving up insured and uninsured losses, placing the insurance sector under threat, and creating significant problems for […]

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Innovate4Climate: Finance & Markets Week

Senior Analyst, Gloria Coleman will represent Climate Policy Initiative and The Lab at the Innovative4Climate (I4C) Conference during the following sessions: Third International Dialogue on Enhancing Ambition (IDEA) through Climate Finance: Session 1 – Interests and concerns of developing countries in mobilizing private and non-sovereign finance to support NDC implementation and […]

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The Lab at COP22

The Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance will be at COP22, presenting at several events.

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Five 2nd Cycle Instruments Move Forward from Instrument Scoping Phase

Following the 3 December Advisors’ Meeting in Paris, in which Lab Advisors voted in six Lab ideas as finalists The Lab’s Second Cycle (Lab 2.0, 2015-2016), the Secretariat led a scoping process with proponents for each idea. This scoping process aimed to address concerns expressed by Lab Members during selection regarding the viability of the ideas.

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