The International Climate Initiative


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Conserving Costa Rica's unique biodiversity

The successful cooperation with Costa Rica on climate change and biological diversity is being further expanded. The BMUB is providing up to EUR 6 million to support the conservation of Costa Rica's unique biodiversity.

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Climate-proof investing - international exchange of experience

An international workshop in Lima promotes exchange on adapting public investment to climate change.

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Using resources efficiently and reducing greenhouse gas emissions

The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety is promoting projects in India with the aim of improving resource efficiency.

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IKI workshop on national climate contributions

Experts from IKI projects met in Bonn to discuss intended nationally determined contributions (INDCs).

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Lioness in the bush

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A conservation group is compensating local farmers in Ethiopia's Kafa region, whose lifestock is often seized by rare mountain lions. In return, the farmers are helping protect the big cats.

IKI selection procedure 2015

The deadline for the selection process was 25 June (24:00 CET). We are currently evaluating all project outlines received before the deadline. 

More information on the project selection