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The Lab Demo Day – Livestream

Demo Day will introduce the Lab’s Class of 2020 to potential investors, funders, and implementation partners. The Global Innovation Lab ...
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Inside the scramble for solar financing as frontline public health clinics confront COVID

Lab instrument GreenStreet Africa was featured in an ImpactAlpha focus piece on the severe energy access gap for the majority ...
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The Lab launches eight new finance solutions to drive climate action and green recovery

Today, the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance (the Lab) launched eight innovative finance solutions to drive private resources to ...
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The Lab Welcomes ECube Climate Finance as India Panel Member

New Delhi—The Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance (“the Lab”) is pleased to announce that ECube Climate Finance (ECF) has ...
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Forbes: Meet The Entrepreneur Whose Kenyan ‘Airbnb For African Forests’ Just Raised $28 Million

2018 Lab proponent Komaza has secured the first close of $28m of the company’s planned $33m Series B equity financing ...
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UPC Renewables North Africa and CIO Partner to Develop the Sidi Mansour Wind Farm in Tunisia

Climate Investor One (CIO), endorsed by the Lab in 2015, has partnered with UPC Renewables (UPC) for the Development of ...
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PAYS for Clean Transport: Analysis for Bus Electrification in Lima

28 May 2020 Lab instrument PAYS for Clean Transport recently released a study on the feasibility of electric bus conversion ...
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Live Q&A: How to improve smallholders’ access to finance in sustainable farming systems

Download presentation As a part of Global Landscape Forum Digital Summit, CPI Senior Analysts Daniela Chiriac and Tatiana Alves participated ...
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MGM successfully implements CaaS in Colombia

MGM Innova Group, an active member of the CaaS Alliance, has been implemented by MGM Innova Group in a 100-unit ...
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Webinar: COVID, climate change, and finance: Lessons from the Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance

As part of its innovation series, The Lab's Ben Broché and Leigh Madeira were invited by the United Nations Development ...
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Water Finance Facility (WFF) signs MoU with WaterworX to expand sustainable water facilities in Kenya

Water Finance Facility, endorsed by the Lab in 2016, has signed an MoU with WaterworX to realise cooperation in the ...
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CRAFT’s Jay Koh featured on NPR Marketplace to discuss COVID-19 impact on climate investors

Jay Koh, Managing Director of the Lightsmith Group and proponent of CRAFT, endorsed by the Lab in 2017, joins Molly ...
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Five trees or a latte?

2020 Lab finalist GROVE: Forestry Smart Ledger was featured by Reuters, in an article highlighting the catalytic potential of the ...
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A Statement from CPI’s Global Managing Director on COVID-19

We at CPI have been carefully monitoring the COVID-19 situation since January. We have implemented changes to our operations to ...
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BASE announces winners of first CaaS incubator

Lab proponent BASE has announced the winners of the CaaS incubator, which aims to help organizations implement the innovative and ...
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