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Disaster Resilient and Responsive Public Financial Management: An Assessment ...

The DRR-PFM Assessment Tool identifies opportunities for reforms to laws, regulations, policies, and systems that can strengthen a country’s capacity to manage disaster-related risks and sustain PFM functions after a disaster.

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Green Public Procurement: An overview of Green Reforms In Country Procurement ...

This report explores the institutional arrangements that support green public procurement

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Resilient and inclusive public financial management systems enable ...

To understand how governments can better prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters, we identified 8 aspects in an assessment to help manage disaster related risks and sustain PFM functions

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The role of subnational governments in combating climate change

Mobilizing all levels of government has long been recognized as a vital tool in climate action. The theory of fiscal federalism provides clear guidelines on designing intergovernmental cooperation, yet many countries have failed to engage their SNGs in the climate fight.

What is Climate Change Governance?

Climate change governance uses institutions to address governance failures, strengthen incentives and build capability for climate action.

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The World Bank develops global public goods and provides technical assistance to support governments to strengthen their climate change governance institutions, including green public investment management and procurement, climate change laws and green budgeting.

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Green Public Procurement Report Launch Event

The event addressed the issues practitioners need to consider when designing and implementing GPP reforms. Panelists discussed country examples, including the Indian Railroads and the Philippines government’s practices.
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Climate Change Budget Tagging: A Review of International Experience

Provides development practitioners and government officials with an understanding of the context and key design features of climate budget tagging initiatives.
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World Bank Reference Guide to Climate Change Framework Legislation

What are the benefits for countries to adopt climate change framework legislation? Download the Reference Guide to Climate Change Framework Legislation to find out.
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Administrative Decentralization and Climate Change : Concepts, Experience, and Action

This paper focuses on climate action at the subnational government level through administrative decentralization and intergovernmental collaboration.
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Adapting Fiscal Decentralization Design to Combat Climate Change

Learn how to use fiscal decentralization and activate subnational governments to address climate change.
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CCIA Note

The Climate Change Institutional Assessment (CCIA) identifies the strengths and weaknesses of the institutional framework for addressing these climate change governance challenges.
World Bank work on climate change governance is kindly supported by the governments of Germany, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.