20 Aug 2021|

Domestic and International Energy Transition Implications on the Fiduciary Responsibilities of Corporate Directors in the Philippines

The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD), together with the Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities (ICSC), The Climate Reality Project Philippines, and ClientEarth, have organized a webinar on energy transition implications on the fiduciary duties of corporate directors in the Philippines, with international experience contributed by top legal minds abroad.

14 Jul 2021||

V20 Climate Vulnerable’s Finance Summit Communiqué

DOWNLOAD COMMUNIQUE DOWNLOAD V20 VISION 2025 DOWNLOAD V20 CLIMATE PROSPERITY RECOVERY AGENDA Reposted from the V20 website. 1ST CLIMATE VULNERABLE’S FINANCE SUMMIT COMMUNIQUÉ 8 July 2021 – Convening of the V20 Ministerial Dialogue VII We, Ministers of Finance of Vulnerable Twenty Group (V20), joined by a number of our leaders, met in a virtual format [...]

05 Jul 2021||

What does a COP26 package that keeps 1.5C alive look like?

Remarks delivered by ICSC executive director Renato Redentor Constantino in the London Climate Action Week event organized by Third Generation Environmentalism (E3G) on 2 July 2021. Speakers alongside Mr. Red Constantino include COP26 President Designate The Rt Hon. Alok Sharma MP, E3G Chief Executive Nick Mabey, and Christian Aid Chief Executive Amanda Khozi Mukwashi.

25 Jun 2021|

[30th South Luzon Area Business Conference] Advancing climate resilience

ICSC executive director Red Constantino delivered this presentation during the 30th South Luzon Area Business Conference (SOLABC) and discussed advancing climate resilience among micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs). The 30th SOLABC was organized by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry and hosted by the Camarines Sur Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The two-day conference was held from June 25-26, 2021.

10 Jun 2021|

Evidence-based communications to propel the energy transition

REGISTER HERE Clean, Affordable and Secure Energy for Southeast Asia (CASE) Programme Side event at the Asia Clean Energy Forum (ACEF) 2021 Date: June 17, 2021, Thursday Time: 8:00PM to 9:30PM Manila time The Clean, Affordable and Secure Energy for Southeast Asia (CASE) Programme is organizing a Virtual Side Event at the Asia Clean Energy Forum 2021. [...]

09 Jun 2021|

GCFWatch international webinar series

REGISTER NOW Effective civil society monitoring of the Green Climate Fund (GCF) is crucial to avoid damages and make the best use of much-needed climate resources. GCF-Watch is a civil society initiative, led from the Global South, created to improve access to information on GCF matters and enable better public follow-up and supervision of the GCF. In [...]

07 Jun 2021||

PRESS BRIEFING: Advancing flexible power and long-term solutions to avert the power crisis

DOWNLOAD PDF PRESS BRIEFING: Advancing flexible power and long-term solutions to avert the power crisis Presentation Slides and Press Briefer (PDF) WHAT: Briefing on the Luzon power outages WHEN and WHERE: Monday/June 7, 2021, 10 AM to 12 NN Facebook live: WHO: Alberto ‘Bert’ Dalusung III, Member, National Renewable Energy Board (NREB); former Director for Energy Planning, Department of [...]

09 Feb 2021||

Climate Finance Adaptation Study Report: Philippines

According to the projection of the OECD, global climate finance from public sources have already reached 66.8 billion USD. Its utilization in developing countries increased and it mobilized projects to address climate change and its impacts. It is crucial that the needs of developing countries are recognized in order to understand how climate finance can be mobilized. Continued commitment to advance climate finance is essential but recipients must be able to maximize the finance at hand and use it effectively.  However, there is a necessity to effectively track climate finance from the global perspective to the local level to ensure transparency in the project details. Improving transparency in tracking available finance also increases accountability, ensuring that climate commitments are met with the help of climate finance.