CICERO is leading international research projects on climate finance for the Norwegian government, international organisations, and private sector partners.
Shifting investments toward a low-carbon and climate-resilient future is a fundamental step towards a climate change solution. Understanding the drivers for climate finance and connecting the financial community with climate change research, are priorities for CICERO.
Climate finance research areas include:
- Sources of climate finance
- Climate finance in the UNFCCC negotiations
- De-risking tools for climate investments
- Climate risk and investment strategies
- Impact of green finance pledges and trends
- Green bond potential and environmental integrity
Teaming up with investors to understand climate risk
CICERO works with leading global and Scandinavian investors on climate risk. Scientists and investors will jointly identify good practices for incorporating climate risk into investment decisions and assess climate risk for different sectors and industries.
Second opinions on green bonds
As an independent, not-for-profit research institute, CICERO is a leading global provider of second opinions on the frameworks for green bond investments. We have been providing independent reviews of green bonds since the market’s inception in 2008 and work with (international) institutional investors, banks, companies and municipalities.