Climate finance for small-scale water adaptation projects in the SADC region
A review of available information on climate finance and relevance to small-scale water infrastructure delivery in the SADC region
Key words: climate finance, adaptation, Africa
Commissioned by: Department for International Development (DFID), UK (2013)
Geographical project scope: SADC countries
Description: Assessment of the international and regional sources of climate finance that are earmarked for climate resilient infrastructure for SADC countries. Provide a route-map outlining the process/technical assistance required to package a selected small-scale water infrastructure intervention as a “bankable” proposal for a financier interested in climate compatible investments. CRIDF (Climate Resilient Infrastructure Development Facility) is DFID’s new flagship water infrastructure programme for Southern Africa.
Role: Climate finance specialist