The Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub mobilised a National Climate Finance Adviser in Antigua and Barbuda in 2017. Since 2016, Antigua and Barbuda has secured two readiness grants from the Green Climate Fund (GCF), paving the way to become the first national entity in the region to secure GCF accreditation.
The Hub manages an ongoing technical assistance programme in Antigua and Barbuda that strengthens its ability to make successful applications to suitable climate finance donors.
On her first official visit to the Republic of Mauritius, Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland joined an interactive session focused on the achievements of the Commonwealth Climate Finance Access Hub. MORE
The reality is that small and vulnerable states encounter well-documented challenges in accessing international climate finance. MORE
Youth has an increasingly crucial role to play in reducing pollution and protecting our planet, said the Antigua and Barbuda Minister of Health and Environment. MORE