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CITIES AND CLIMATE CHANGE

Developing projects to address climate change in cities

Our Projects

The C40 Cities Finance Facility supports cities to prepare and deliver climate change projects

For Bogotá project

Mitigation

Bogotá

Bogotá - Quinto Centenario

For Mexico City project

Mitigation

Mexico City

Mexico City - Eje 8

I want to

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Project preparation
of climate change infrastructure projects in cities

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Capacity development
of city administrations to mobilise and access multiple financing instruments

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Knowledge sharing
between and beyond CFF partner cities via peer-to- peer exchanges and workshops

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Partnerships
between cities, financiers and policy-makers

Governance

Funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and the United States Agency for International Development, the initiative is implemented by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH together with the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group.

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KNOWLEDGE LIBRARY

The Knowledge Library is a collection of reports, videos, tools and briefing guides.

Financing Options

Handbook on Urban Infrastructure Finance

Through this handbook, the New Cities Foundation provides a set of practical guidelines that can help cities become smarter in the urban infrastructure finance space.

Report New Cities Foundation
For Knowledge Library

Financing Options

C40 Cities Good Practice Guide: City Climate Funds

Several C40 cities have successfully accessed new sources of finance, including from the private sector, through establishing city climate funds.

Guidance Document C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group
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Creditworthiness

C40 Cities Good Practice Guide

A city's creditworthiness is a vital requirement to finance low-carbon, climate resilient projects, yet many C40 cities do not have a credit rating or access to capital.

Guidance Document C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group
For Knowledge Library