If we don't confront climate change,we won't end poverty

Jim Yong Kim, President, World Bank Group

Marion Vieweg, Ian Noble (2013)

KfW Background Paper

For the operation of the GCF, it will be essential to define how the objective to promote paradigm shift towards low-emission and climate-resilient development pathways – as specified in the Governing instrument – will be operationalized.

This paper provides some detailed reflections for mitigation and adaptation to stimulate the ongoing discussion.