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Team Leader, Nepal Climate Change Support Programme - Phase 2 Ashish Rauniar

Ashish Rauniar works at the United Kingdom’s Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, most recently as Team Leader of the Nepal Climate Change Support Programme – Phase 2.

by Ashish Rauniar

Why Building Strong Local Finance Skills and Systems is Key to Making Good on the Glasgow Climate Pact

From reversing deforestation to phasing out inefficient fossil fuel subsidies, COP26’s commitments unlocked new pathways for the development community to spur climate action. However, the success of these financial and policy commitments depends on climate-vulnerable countries’ ability to attract and deploy climate finance effectively. Underdeveloped fund management systems and limited financial expertise are common roadblocks…