Climate action Projects

Preparation of a training package on climate change Finance

This mission was implemented under the global contract “GCCA Climate Support Facility”. Between February 2011 and April 2012, the Support Facility of the Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA-SF) organised a series of regional workshops on mainstreaming climate change in national development planning and budgeting. The feedback from participants was highly positive and many participants asked …

Development of a climate change adaptation strategy and programme for the coastal area of Ivory Coast

This mission was implemented under the global contract “GCCA Climate Support Facility”. With its 550 km, Ivory Coast is one of the West African country with the longest coast. The area is characterised by a rich and unique biodiversity but suffers from an intense pressure generated by human activities such as agro-industry, urbanisation, fishing, tourism, …

Calculation of the Emission Factor for the Electricity System in Djibouti

Through the GCCA ACP program funded under the 10th European Development Fund (EDF), the Climate Support Facility has been requested to assist in the calculation of the emission factor for Djibouti’s electricity system and to build capacity in the application of the corresponding calculation tool. Having a very favourable natural environment for production of renewable …

Capacity building in conducting greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories and vulnerability assessments in Ivory Coast

Through the GCCA ACP program funded under the 10th European Development Fund (EDF), the Climate Support Facility has been requested to assist the UNFCCC focal point of Ivory Coast in training staff in the development of full-fledged national communications, with special emphasis on conducting GHG inventories and vulnerability assessments. Ivory Coast has been a non-Annex …

Technical Assistance in mobilising climate change funds (including CDM) for project proposals in the areas of renewable energy and clean technology in Togo

Through the GCCA ACP program funded under the 10th European Development Fund (EDF), the Climate Support Facility had to assist the African Biofuel and Renewable Energy Company (ABREC) in order to facilitate access to existing climate change funding and strengthen its Technical Assistance Facility skills. ABREC has been created in 2007 with the object of …

Carbon footprint and low-carbon strategy development

Prospect supported the Belgian Technical Cooperation (BTC) and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in conducting Carbon Footprint of their institutions (headquarters and delegations, embassies, consulates abroad). After a first annual analysis, we developed a self-assessment tool adapted to the institution and allowing future updates. Based on this analysis a low-carbon strategy has been developed with …

Inventory of tools and guidebooks in selected areas of the Intelligent Energy Programme

The main objective of the project was to increase the dissemination of results achieved under the Intelligent Energy-Europe (further “IEE”) Programme by ensuring that tools and guidebooks developed were widely communicated and used across Europe. The work consisted in the identification of tools and guidebooks, their assessment and the development of a website for the …