Fundo Clima - Brazil National Climate Fund Project (NDB-fundoclimabrazilnatio)

  • Brazil
Geographic location where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • New Development Bank (NDB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Stage of the project cycle. Stages vary by development bank and can include: pending, approval, implementation, and closed or completed.
Bank Risk Rating
Environmental and social categorization assessed by the development bank as a measure of the planned project’s environmental and social impacts. A higher risk rating may require more due diligence to limit or avoid harm to people and the environment. For example, "A" or "B" are risk categories where "A" represents the highest amount of risk. Results will include projects that specifically recorded a rating, all other projects are marked ‘U’ for "Undisclosed."
Government of Brazil
A public entity (government or state-owned) provided with funds or financial support to manage and/or implement a project.
  • Climate and Environment
  • Finance
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, guarantee, technical assistance, advisory services, equity and fund.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 500.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, this amount is converted to USD ($) on the date of disclosure. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ NDB website

Updated in EWS Apr 2, 2020

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Project Description
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The Project Fundo Clima - Brazil National Climate Fund Project is designed to support climate change mitigation and adaptation projects in Brazil. The NDB loan will be used by MMA under the Fundo Clima program for on-lending to climate change mitigation and adaption sub-projects in the sectors of urban mobility, waste treatment, renewable energy, and energy efficiency and etc. Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) is the financial agent of this fund and is responsible for managing the fund's operations. The Project will contribute to socio-economic benefits in Brazil's priority sectors. The Project is also expected to bring crowding-in effect for climate change adaption and mitigation financing in Brazil, with a potential to mobilize an additional USD 2 billion.

Investment Description
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