Publications

22

Nov
Presentation made by Yamina SAFER, Capital Markets Officer, Finance Directorate, Capital Markets Department, European Investment Bank(EIB) in the margins of CICA Board-Council Meeting, Paris, November 22, 2016 EIB’s objective is to finance projects mainly in the European Union (EU), to do that they have a very simple model. They are a ...

15

Nov
CICA SummaryDeveloped countries committed to mobilize jointly USD 100 billion a year in climate finance by 2020. Public and private finance mobilized by developed countries for climate action in developing countries reached USD 62 billion in 2014 compared to USD 52 billion in 2013. Achieving the USD 100 ...

15

Nov
CICA SummaryInfrastructure development and/or operations shall be carried out according to best management practices and contract terms that ensure applicable law is applied in accordance with international norms.An organizational structure shall be established, which includes: a clear separation of roles, an unambiguous allocation of responsibilities and ...

15

Nov
CICA SummarySuRe® (the Standard for Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure) consists of 76 criteria divided into 14 themes spanning environmental; social and governance aspects and relies on independent verification and certification of infrastructure projects. SuRe® aims to establish a common language and understanding of sustainable and resilient infrastructure projects ...

15

Nov
G20 Green FinanceCICA SummaryThe G20 Green Finance Study Group (GFSG)’s work supports the G20’s strategic goal of strong, sustainable and balanced growth.“Green finance” can be understood as financing of investments that provide environmental benefits. Green finance involves efforts to internalize environmental externalities and adjust risk perceptions. Green finance ...

15

Nov
CICA SummaryIntroductionThe Green Bond Principles (GBP) are voluntary process guidelines. The GBP are intended for broad use by the market and are designed to provide the information needed to increase capital allocation to environmentally sustainable purposes.GBP is famed by the same four core components: Use of Proceeds, Process ...

04

Oct
BIAC Discussion Paper - June 2016CICA Summary The share of private sector investment in green finance is rising by 26% from 2013 to 2014. Private sector investment depends on an assurance that the policy environment is stable and predictable for the duration of projects. Increasing regulatory ...

28

Sep
CICA Summary Investments in Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) have grown in absolute terms since 1991 with two notable periods of expansion and one period of contraction. The growth cycles of PPP investments have been influenced by five big economies-- Brazil, China, India, Mexico, and Turkey -- that ...

15

Jun
CICA Summary The world made a collective commitment to respond to climate change. To invest in sustainable infrastructure (defined as projects that are socially inclusive low carbon and climate resilient) must be part of the answer. A “triple win” is: i) reduce emissions and climate risk, ii) ...

06

Jun
CICA Summary Prudent Debt Targets and fiscal frameworks Government debt has increased sharply in most OECD countries, raising questions about what government debt level countries should target and how fiscal frameworks should be designed to bring debt down to a prudent level....