Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

To support a global network of specialized sector-specific institutions with deep technical knowledge of energy efficiency and renewable energy policy to assist nations in achieving SE4ALL.

Implementation methodologies

Please refer to the deliverables.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program; Global Buildings Performance Network; Institute for Industrial Productivity; Institute for Transportation and Development Policy; International Council on Clean Transportation; Regulatory Assistance Project.
ClimateWorks Foundation commits $2 million a year for three years, plus up to an additional $3 million a year over the same three year period provided other partners match this funding, to the above-listed sector-specific implementing institutions to assist countries in identifying, adapting, and implementing proven best-practice energy efficiency and renewable energy policies. This commitment shall not exceed $15 million over three years and, initially, shall be limited to matching assistance provided to India, China, Brazil, and Mexico.
To assist nations in at least doubling the global rate of energy efficiency and doubling the share of renewable energy by advancing best practice policies.
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Goal 7
Resources devoted to implementation
Financing (in USD)
15,000,000 USD
This initiative fulfils the SMART criteria.
Location: India, China, Brazil, Mexico
Date of completion: 2020
Operating in countries
Contact information/focal point(s)
Brigid McCormack,

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