The UN Africa Climate Week and the inaugural Africa Climate Summit are organized by thematic tracks including climate finance, just energy transition, adaptation and resilience, sustainable infrastructure and urbanization, natural capital, and sustainable agriculture, land and water use, among others. To help advocates prepare for both events, the Donor Tracker team has prepared a brief pre-read for climate advocates on what to expect from the climate week.
The SEEK Climate Team is tracking climate adaptation-related commitments across ten donors, whose combined contributions amounted to approximately 52% of total adaptation funding in 2020. This commitment tracker is the first of its kind and aims to provide advocates with live updates on donor adaptation-related pledges.
On July 5, 2023, following months of intense political discussion and conflict within the governing coalition, the German Cabinet adopted the draft for the 2024 federal budget, totaling EUR445.7 billion (US$486.6 billion). The government also adopted a draft of federal financial plans through 2027.