Governance

Political and institutional frameworks are important for successful NDC implementation because they form the organizational structures, processes, and rules that allow governments to effectively address climate change. To read more about the NDC Cluster work in this field please visit the thematic working group page.

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Investment and Financial Flows (I&FF) Assessments

A national I&FF assessment seeks to answer what policy framework and financial architecture is required to achieve the country’s climate and development goals. It considers adaptation/mitigation options for the next 20 years, major sources of public and private funds, and historic investments to project future needs.

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PDF, Excel Sheet, Online Platform

Development Impacts Assessment (DIA) Visual Tool

The DIA Visual Tool offers an integrated, prioritisation focused framework to systematically identify, document and communicate potential impacts of low emissions development related processes, policies and actions (i.e. Low Emission Development Strategies, Nationally Determined Contributions and National Appropriate Mitigation Actions) on a country’s development priorities.

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Online platform, Excel Spreadsheet

NAMA Tool

These brief step-by-step instructions on how to develop a Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Action (NAMA) guide users to the relevant information, knowledge, instruments and publications available. The process is structured in ten steps, designed to supply users with more data and accessible instruments for certain aspects of NAMA development.

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Interactive PDF, Manual
Support areas

Next Steps for Converting INDCs into Action

This policy brief aims to build a shared understanding of INDC conversion by taking a deeper look into what elements a ‘converted’ INDC might include, reflecting a comprehensive national plan to achieve the INDC target. Steps of the conversion process are discussed, such as considerations for the mobilisation of finance.

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PDF
Support areas

Climate Policy Implementation Tracking Framework

The framework is designed to provide guidance on selecting milestones and indicators that help track the progress of policy adoption and implementation of climate-related policies. It also provides a set of in-depth questions to help users probe more deeply into the reasons for implementation success or failure.

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PDF