The Path to 100% Climate-Smart Finance

Washington, 30 April 2018 — The Path to 100% Climate-Smart Finance is the report-back from the 11th Working Session of the Acceleration Dialogues series — a focused discussion of Economy-wide Resilience Intelligence. Participants explored technical challenges and collaborative pathways to achieving 100% climate-smart finance by 2038, through the building of the Resilience Intel climate-smart finance information service.

The Nayzul Declaration (full text)

Oslo, 22 February 2018 — The “Nayzul Declaration,” an outcome of the Nobel Peace Prize Forum and follow-up dialogue in Oslo on December 12, was signed by Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Dr. Rigoberta Menchú-Tum, Grand Chief Edward John, Hereditary Chief of Tl'azt'en Nation and member of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Aili Keskitalo, President of the Sami Parliament and Chief Arvol Looking Horse, 19th Keeper of the Sacred Bundle and Spiritual Leader of the Lakota, Dakota, Nakota people.

Resilience Intel Dialogue — One Planet Summit, Paris

Paris, 14 December 2017 — MEDIA RELEASE: Yesterday, in follow-up to the One Planet Summit, the Kingdom of Morocco, Citizens’ Climate Education, the International Center for Dialogue and Peacebuilding, and the Geoversiv Foundation co-convened a Working Dialogue on Resilience Intel, at the Embassy of Morocco in Paris. The focus was a coalition effort to co-create the Climate-Smart Finance Aggregator, to uncover and expand climate-focused spending across the whole economy.

Fiscal Resilience Guidance for G20 Ministers

Washington, 4 July 2017 — The following brief is an outcome document from the High-level Climate and Energy Dialogue held on April 20, 2017, at the UN Foundation in Washington, DC, as part of the Acceleration Dialogues. The dialogue was moderated by Rachel Kyte, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General and CEO Sustainable Energy for All. This guidance aims to open a discussion among ministers about how to integrate climate-smart fiscal resilience considerations into their far-reaching day-to-day responsibilities.

White Book: Building UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on the Women, Peace & Security Agenda in Cyprus

Nicosia, 8 March 2017 — News from the Cyprus Women’s Peacebuilding Coalition. The "Pathways towards Sustainable Peace" White Book on "Building United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325, Peace and Security Agenda in Cyprus" is the result of the hard work and efforts put forward by participants at the conference: Pathways Towards Sustainable Peacebuilding on November [...]

Marrakech, COP22: Accelerating Nationally Determined Contributions to Global Climate Action

Marrakech, 14 November 2016 — On the middle Sunday of the 22nd Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (the COP22), the high-level dialogue series Accelerating Progress, Advancing Innovation brought together leaders in government, business, science, and policy advocacy together to outline pathways for accelerating national climate action.

Minneapolis 2015: A Convenient Opportunity to Act on Climate

Minneapolis, 10 November 2015 — On October 26th, the second day of the Minneapolis conference, climate experts and business leaders joined a high-level dialogue — convened by Partnership for Change and Citizens’ Climate Education — to focus on how to accelerate development and deployment of low-carbon technologies and climate-smart business practices. The dialogue was co-chaired by Marilyn Carlson Nelson and former United States Vice President Walter Mondale.