November 2017
University of Southampton, Global Climate Forum (GCF), GGKP Annual Conference

Sea-level rise threatens low-lying areas around the world’s coasts with increased coastal flooding during extreme sea level events during storms.

November 2017
World Bank Group, GGKP Annual Conference

Some 25 years have elapsed since international financial institutions espoused a package of power sector reform measures that became known as the Washington Consensus.

March 2015
European Commission, GGKP Annual Conference

Nature-based solutions simultaneously provide environmental, social and economic benefits by bringing more nature and natural features and processes into cities, landscapes and seascapes.

June 2017
Toulouse School of Economics (TSE), European Center for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics (ECARES), Paris School of Economics, GGKP Annual Conference

The authors study the impact of institutional characteristics of national and supranational regulation on the effectiveness of both types of regulation. The focus is on four institutional dimensions: regulatory capacity, accountability, commitment and fiscal capacity.

September 2017
World Wildlife Fund (WWF), AECOM Infrastructure & Environment UK Limited, GGKP Annual Conference
The purpose of the Review of Screening Tools to Assess Sustainability and Climate Resilience of Infrastructure Development was to understand what types of tools were being used in practice, the scale of their application and if any could be identified as best practice and thus promoted more widely.
November 2017
Centre International de Recherche sur l’Environnement et le Développement (CIRED), GGKP Annual Conference

Transportation mode choices, distances traveled and resulting CO2 emissions are influenced by transport infrastructures. The latter will either lock-in transport patterns in high-emitting modes or accompany low-carbon pathways.

November 2017
Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), Seoul National University, GGKP Annual Conference

As a prelude to scaled-up deployment of electric vehicles, this paper examines the economic feasibility of replacing the current fleet of fossil fuel taxis in Seoul with electric vehicle (EV) taxis by phasing the former out based on their opertional lifetime.

November 2017
Korea Transport Institute (KOTI), GGKP Annual Conference

Feasibility assessment has been conducted in order to make a decision for investment on transportation infrastructure in Korea.

January 2017
Deltares, Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR), Program for Forests (PROFOR) at the World Bank, Ecoshape, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), GGKP Annual Conference

Effective flood risk management is critical to protect people and their livelihoods from flooding and to limit future losses. Nature-based measures and their ability to address flood risk are receiving increasing attention.

July 2017
Municipal Natural Assets Initiative (MNAI), Smart Prosperity Institute (SPI), Town of Gibsons, BC, David Suzuki Foundation, GGKP Annual Conference

This paper documents an emerging strategy to manage natural assets such as woodlands, wetlands, and creeks in urban areas as part of a sustainable infrastructure strategy.