Section for Climate, Forest and Green Economy

Within the area of climate change, the section covers climate negotiations, climate financing and the Green Climate Fund. The section also covers issues related to green economy, especially related to development policies and the transition to a low carbon society. Furthermore the section administers parts of NORAD’s work with The Norwegian Climate and Forest Initiative and provides technical advice on development aspects of REDD +. The section is also working on issues such as biodiversity and global processes related to sustainable development.