Emergency preparedness has the potential to be truly transformative, reshaping how the aid system approaches crisis. However, financing is largely nonexistent finds a new ODI report.
Any climate deal in 2015 must deliver for the planet and for the poor. This Autumn, ODI has been releasing a series of flagship reports covering major public and policy debates around climate change.
Former Irish President Mary Robinson, IMF Africa Director Antoinette Sayeh and senior ODI researchers feature, discussing climate negotiations, budgeting in developing countries and Typhoon Haiyan.
Pledges through multilateral climate funds have fallen by 71% on last year, but Europe remains a leader, finds an annual analysis of data from the world’s only comprehensive public climate finance commitment tracker – Climate Funds Update.