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CDM & the Poor

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By: Jo Dirix, Free University of Brussels
On: Monday, Apr 29, 2013

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Evaluating a Payments for Ecosystem Services program in Uganda

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By: Seema Jayachandran, Northwestern University
On: Monday, Apr 22, 2013

Seema Jayachandran, Associate Professor of Economics Northwestern University, Affiliated Professor and Health Co-Chair, the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL),  discusses the effectiveness of payments for ecosystems (PES) for reducing deforestation in developing countries.

Bidding farewell to Climate-Eval

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By: Andrew Zubiri, Content Moderator, Climate Investment Funds
On: Wednesday, Apr 10, 2013

Today officially marks my last day at the GEF EO, and subsequently as moderator of the Climate-Eval community of practice. My two-year term came and went so quickly. In-between those two years, however, are some learning and insights worth highlighting in my final blog post as Climate-Eval Moderator.

We need an even stronger EU Climate Policy

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By: Jo Dirix, Free University of Brussels
On: Tuesday, Apr 02, 2013

Wouter PeetersGlobal leaders are postponing the negotiations on a new binding emissions reduction treaty until 2015, coming into effect no sooner than 2020. The UN and the EU focus their climate policies on the prevention of a 2°C global mean temperature (GMT) rise by 2100, relative to pre-industrial levels, which implies that emissions have to peak and decline before the end of this decade. Since strong mitigation action remains absent,...

The Challenge of Evaluation

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By: Ram Chandra Khanal, Vice President, Community of Evaluators (CoE) Nepal
On: Monday, Mar 25, 2013

Ram Chandra Khanal discusses the challenges in the evaluation of climate change based on the climate change adaptation session of the Evaluation Conclave 2013 held on February 26 to March 1 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The article was originally published in the features section of the Climate & Development Knowledge Network.

Evaluation of climate change interventions in South Asia was one of the themes discussed at the recent South Asia...