Finance roadmaps for climate projects

Author: Covenant of Mayors in Sub-Saharan Africa

Local Governments (LGs) located in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) are faced with the daunting challenge of managing the highest urban growth rate in the world, while simultaneously confronting the highest levels of climate change with devastating impacts cutting across local communities, the economy, and political stability. This study is aimed at providing LGs located in SSA with practical roadmaps of specific action steps that they can proactively undertake to facilitate the urgent identification, development, finance, and implementation of Climate Projects for their constituencies.