CRIBs (Climate Relevant Innovation-system Builders): policy recommendations on fostering national systems of innovation under the UNFCCC
Ockwell, David; Byrne, Robert;
Publisher: The STEPS Centre
National systems of innovation (NSIs) provide the context within which all processes of technology development, transfer and uptake occur - they refer to the network of actors (e.g. firms, universities, research institutes, government departments, NGOs) within which inn... View more
1. The project 'Pilot Asia-Pacific Climate Technology Network and Finance Center', which is being implemented with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and UNEP.
2. The project 'Finance and Technology Transfer Centre for Climate Change' by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
3. The project 'Pilot African Climate Technology Finance Center and Network' by the African Development Bank (AfDB) (which includes regional partners who are part of the CTCN consortium).
4. The regional project 'Climate Technology Transfer Mechanisms and Networks in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC)' by the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) (which is currently in preparation; again, with regional partners who are part of the CTCN consortium).
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