Projects

Green Banking - Capacity Building for Green Energy and Climate Finance On-going

01 Nov 2015 to 31 Aug 2026

In developing and emerging countries, financial resources for expanding sources of renewable energy and for energy efficiency measures are often lacking, since banks and investors lack expertise in su...
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ICT-Based Adaptation to Climate Change in Cities Completed

Project Lead: Michael Schwartzkopff
01 Mar 2017 to 31 Oct 2020

In order to enable cities to adapt to climate change and climate-related weather extremes, urban planners and regional decision-makers need a local database for climate-resilient urban development. Th...
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Innovation Regions for a Just Energy Transition On-going

Project Lead: Philipp Schattenmann
28 Apr 2022 to 31 Jul 2026

IKI JET is supporting and accelerating Just Energy Transitions (JET) away from coal to renewable energy and other sustainable economic activities in the Global South. Focusing on the required economic...
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Institutionalization of CSO Engagement in the Adaptation Fund Completed

Project Lead: Lutz Weischer
01 May 2017 to 31 Aug 2022

The Adaptation Fund (AF) is an important instrument that assists especially vulnerable population groups in coping with the adverse effects of climate change. The project aimed to strengthen the inter...
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INTERACT- Bio Integrated Regional Action for Biodiversity On-going

Project Lead: Monalisa Sen
01 Dec 2016 to 31 Dec 2024

The partner countries have signed the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) and National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAPs) have already been drawn up. INTERACT-Bio supports them in ...
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Living Lakes - Strategies to Protect the Biodiversity of Aquatic Ecosystems On-going

15 Aug 2022 to 14 Aug 2027

Protection and restoration of lakes, wetlands, and associated landscapes is crucial to halt biodiversity loss and combat climate change. Eleven partners from ten countries in the Living Lakes Network ...
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Mainstreaming EbA - Strengthening Ecosystem based Adaptation in Decision Making Processes Completed

Project Lead: Andrea Bender
01 Jul 2015 to 28 Feb 2023

Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) to the impacts of climate change and the integration of climate risks are increasingly forming a central and integral part of planning and implementation processes at ...
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Mobilizing the Co-Benefits of Climate Change Mitigation Through Capacity Building Among Public Policy Institutions [COBENEFITS] Completed

Project Lead: Sebastian Helgenberger
01 Mar 2017 to 30 Sep 2022

Successful climate policies depend heavily on the interest in the socio-economic, additional benefits climate protection can generate, including local value creation, jobs, health, water consumption, ...
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Morgenstadt Global Smart Cities Initiative: Global Approach- Local Solutions Completed

01 Dec 2018 to 30 Jun 2023

Smart and sustainable urban development is one of the main solutions for climate change adaptation and the efficient use of resources. However, the sectoral approaches to sustainable urban development...
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Private Business Action for Biodiversity Completed

Project Lead: Andreas Gettkant
01 Sep 2016 to 31 Dec 2021

Private enterprise has an important role to play in countering contributory factors to the loss of biodiversity. This global project is supporting methods and instruments to ensure biodiversity-friend...
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