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February 2019
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
This reference guide, Financing Climate Resilience in African Cities, from the USAID-funded Adaptation Thought Leadership and Assessments (ATLAS) project provides an overview of the wide range of finance mechanisms available to governments to fund climate resilience initiatives at both the national and local level. The guide also outlines the opportunities and challenges for municipal governments in sub-Saharan Africa to use select finance mechanisms to provide for their citizens needs as cities grow and the climate changes, providing illustrative interventions to increase the change of each mechanism’s success.
March 2018
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

Research increasingly demonstrates the benefits of integrating gender considerations into the energy value chain and throughout the power sector.

August 2017
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

The evidence summary "The Economics of Ecosystem-based Adaptation" highlights the economics of ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA) approaches, which can offer cost savings compared with other approaches, as well as additional benefits. 

May 2017
United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Resources to Advance LEDS Implementation (RALI)

This paper aims to inform energy planners and investors about i) how climate change can affect power generation resources, particularly hydropower resources; and ii) an approach that can be taken to address climate change risks, both at the project and sector level, to improve power system resili

June 2016
United States Agency for International Development (USAID), ICF International

This white paper provides an analysis of the Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) for 37 partner countries in the U.S. Government's Enhancing Capacity for Low Emission Development Strategies (EC-LEDS) program and other designated priority countries.

October 2013
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
Nature, Wealth and Power 2.0: Leveraging natural and social capital for resilient development is a framework that allows practitioners, planners, and policy-makers in a number of places to see the various interlinked dimensions of rural development, and develop and implement programs that are more successful and sustainable.