5-6 July 2018, Songdo, Republic of Korea. The Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance (SCF) provides a platform for a wide range of stakeholders from governments, climate funds, financial institutions, civil society, think tanks and the private sector to discuss a topic of interest in climate finance and promote linkages and coherence in the mobilization and delivery of climate finance.
For the 2018 Forum, the SCF has selected the topic of “The Climate Finance Architecture: Enhancing collaboration, seizing opportunities” with a focus on enhancing collaboration among various stakeholders and identifying ways to make the best use of new opportunities and instruments. The 2018 Forum will discuss both the global and national climate finance architecture, as well as the interaction between the two. It will aim to identify trends, developments and challenges under the climate finance architecture with a view to improving climate finance flows from the international to the national levels and enhancing collaboration between the UNFCCC climate funds and other actors through the exchange of information and experience