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14 December 2017

News

The C40 Cities Finance Facility have offered to help Durban develop a business case to self-fund community-based management of thousands of kilometres of its watercourses. The initiative will provide multiple-co-benefits like solid waste and alien invasive plant reduction, improvement of its biodiversity and reduction of poverty. It’s about improving the lives of Durban communities.

Durban flood prevention boosted with support of C40 Cities Finance Facility

14 December 2017
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08 December 2017

Blog

Cities across Africa are collaborating to develop and implement ways to reduce their vulnerability to environmental disasters and to adapt to climate change. In Accra, city officials from nine African cities, including Accra, Addis Ababa, Cape Town, Dakar, Durban, Johannesburg, Lagos, Nairobi, and Tshwane, attended the C40 African Adaptation Forum, the first-ever regional workshop in Africa organised by the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group.

African cities innovating on how to finance climate projects

08 December 2017
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14 November 2017

News

An ambitious initiative to help some of the world’s fastest developing countries embrace clean growth as their economies take off was launched by the UK government today. The £27.5m ‘Climate Leadership in Cities’ programme will support the world’s largest cities including those in Asia and South America to develop, finance and implement ambitious plans for tackling climate change.

UK Government to support CFF to unlock climate action in cities

14 November 2017
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11 November 2017 Bonn, Germany

Event

The CFF's event at COP 23 brought together cities, development banks, and project preparation facilities to discuss how cities can access either financing from development bank's or private sector.

COP 23 event brings cities, partners and investors together

11 November 2017 Bonn, Germany