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Economic diversification in Russia’s Kuzbass coal region

This policy brief examines plans to diversify the economy of Russia’s main coal region, Kuzbass. While the Russian government recognises this need as the world gradually shifts away from coal, all promoted options involve fossil fuels.

Incorporating just transition strategies into developing countries NDCs and Covid-19 responses. Comparing insights from Ghana, Colombia, and Indonesia

This report finds each developing country needs to define their own approach to Just Transition and proposes several guiding principles to help governments lead this process.

Policy approaches to guide finance flows for more effective climate action in South Africa

SNAPFI’s research team at the University of Cape Town explores how financial and broader policies in South Africa can increase the…

Towards Climate Governance Model for the Indonesian energy Sector: Mapping on Actor Interaction

Researchers from the Climate Change Center of Bandung Institute of Technology investigate in their study the current climate-energy governance model in…

Mobilizing the Private Sector for Developing Resilient Infrastructure in India

The 2021 SNAPFI study by the Energy and Resources Institute in cooperation with the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi assesses the…

International dimensions of industry decarbonization: Elements of international cooperation approaches

Reflecting on the example of industry decarbonisation, the German Institute of Economic Research (DIW) investigates how international public climate finance (ICF)…

Drivers of and barriers to capital market investments in low-carbon infrastructure in Brazil

The 2021 SNAPFI study from the Center for Sustainability Studies of Fundação Getulio Vargas identifies the main barriers to and drivers…

International Climate Finance and Support to national climate policy processes in emerging markets

The 2021 international study of the SNAPFI project analyses how international partners can contribute to climate policy processes in emerging markets….

Ghana country report: Incorporating Just Transition strategies in developing country NDCs and post COVID responses

This country report summarises findings and recommendations on a just transition in Ghana.

Indonesia country report: Incorporating Just Transition strategies in developing country NDCs and post COVID responses

This country report summarises findings and recommendations on a just transition in Indonesia.

Colombia country report: Incorporating Just Transition strategies in developing country NDCs and post COVID responses

This country report summarises findings and recommendations on a just transition in Colombia.

Closing the Green Deal for Industry

In this position paper, European researchers propose a set of refinements to the leaked draft CBAM proposal by the European Commission.