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CDCF making an impact : carbon finance delivers benefits for the poor (English)

This report builds on an earlier review of the Community Development Carbon Fund (CDCF) portfolio with regard to community benefits and their contribution to broader socioeconomic and environmentally sustainable development. ... See More +

Working Paper 77741 MAY 01, 2013

Boukerche, Sandrine B; Dulal, Hari; Brodnig, Gernot; Quesne, Brice Disclosed

Carbon livelihoods : social opportunities and risks of carbon finance (English)

Global concerns about climate change have led to the development of new market based mechanisms aimed at reducing the concentration of greenhouse gases (GHGs) in the atmosphere. ... See More +

Policy Note 69163 JAN 01, 2012

Peskett, Leo; Seth, Prachi; Brodnig, Gernot Disclosed

Poverty and social impact analysis for climate change development policy operations (English)

This guidance note aims to highlight the general ingredients for a successful Poverty and Social Impact Analysis (PSIA) and political economy analysis in climate change Development Policy Operations (DPOs) and to demonstrate that integrating a strong social perspective into DPOs and climate change strategies will contribute to effective, pro-poor actions at the national and sub national levels. ... See More +

Working Paper 66595 JAN 01, 2012

Georg, Dorothee; Brodnig, Gernot Disclosed

Carbon rights in REDD plus : exploring the implications for poor and vulnerable people (English)

Policies to control greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from tropical deforestation and degradation have become a major focus of the international climate change negotiations over the last five years. ... See More +

Working Paper 65864 OCT 01, 2010

Brodnig, Gernot; Peskett, Leo Disclosed

Carbon rights in REDD plus policy note (English)

Policies to control greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) from tropical deforestation and degradation have become a major focus of the international climate change negotiations over the last five years. ... See More +

Working Paper 65863 OCT 01, 2010

Brodnig, Gernot; Peskett, Leo Disclosed

A view from the top : vulnerability in mountain systems (English)

It is well recognized that mountain ecosystems and their inhabitants are among the most vulnerable to climate change. Measuring the nature and scope of these vulnerabilities remains, however, a work-in-progress. ... See More +

Brief 56748 JUN 01, 2010

Brodnig, Gernot; Prasad, Vivek Disclosed

Social and institutional barriers to climate change mitigation in agriculture (English)

Agriculture is one of the major sources of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions accounting for approximately 14 percent of total GHG emissions. However, unlike other sectors such as transport or energy, agriculture is potentially a significant carbon 'sink'. ... See More +

Brief 54686 MAR 01, 2010

Dulal, Hari Bansha; Brodnig, Gernot Disclosed

Capitalizing on assets : vulnerability and adaptation to climate change in Nepal (English)

Nepal's geographical landscape of plains, hills and mountains exposes it to severe climatic conditions. Out of the three regions, the plain, also called Terai, has the greatest risk of flooding, especially during the monsoon season when heavy precipitation coincides with snow and glacier melting from the mountains and hills. ... See More +

Working Paper (Numbered Series) 54656 JAN 01, 2010

Dulal, Hari B.; Brodnig, Gernot; Onoriose, Charity G.; Thakur, Hemanta K. Disclosed

Sharing benefits from carbon finance : lessons from the Guangxi CDM project (English)

Carbon finance projects are often intended to be both a payment for an environmental service (PES) and an instrument to facilitate sustainable development in developing countries. ... See More +

Brief 53194 DEC 01, 2009

Brodnig, Gernot; Disclosed