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NEFCO – The first Nordic institution to be accredited by the Green Climate Fund

Today at its 21st Board meeting in Bahrain, the Green Climate Fund (GCF) decided to include the Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO) as one of its accredited entities. GCF is a global fund created by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) to support the efforts of developing countries to respond to the challenge of climate change. The accreditation offers new opportunities for NEFCO to blend its financing with GCF and other accredited entities’ funds and further increase the capabilities of developing countries to grow in a sustainable way.

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The city of Myrgorod in Central Ukraine is upgrading their district heating

The city of Myrgorod in Central Ukraine has some 40,000 inhabitants. The local city administration has together with the municipal energy company Myrgorodteploenergo initiated a project aimed at reducing energy consumption and upgrading the distribution system for the heat supply. The project is implemented as part of the DemoUkrainaDH programme and co-financed by NEFCO, Sweden and Eastern Europe Energy Efficiency and Environment Partnership (E5P). See the video >>

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Upcoming events

03.12.2018 to 14.12.2018

The 24th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will be held in Katowice, Poland in December 2018. NEFCO will arrange a side event in connection to the Nordic Pavilion.

04.12.2018 to 05.12.2018

Slush is the world’s leading startup event and prime meeting spot for founders and investors and will be arranged in Helsinki in beginning of December. Come and meet NEFCO at Slush and set up a meeting in advance through the Slush match making portal or by sending an e-mail to Investment Manager Dennis.Hamro-Drotz [at] nefco.fi.