Trade & Finance Summer 2014

The summer issue focuses on climate finance and the challenges that need to be addressed in order to realize the necessary investments in both industrialized and developing countries .This edition's Feature offers a comprehensive introduction into this complex topic. The Snapshot consists of three case studies which illustrate the specific challenges, which projects in different countries face and how public and private actors can successfully work together. The Viewpoint offers interesting insights and approaches to possible solutions from the perspective of an African investment insurer.

  • Feature: Introduction to Climate Finance: Past, Present and Future
  • Snapshot: Case Studies: Projects in the USA, Uganda and Belgium
  • Viewpoint: Renewable energy financing: observation of an African-based investment insurer