Simon Anderson's blog posts

Simon Anderson's current research looks at the effectiveness of climate change adaptation. His areas of expertise include agriculture and agro-economic systems, as well as policy analysis, programme management monitoring and evaluation.

30 Sep 2015  |  Climate change
The UK has promised to increase funding for climate finance up to 2020, but if this money comes from the aid budget, how can we be sure that climate spending will also deliver on poverty...
31 Oct 2013  |  Climate change
At the UN climate conference in Copenhagen 2009, developed countries committed to provide funds rising to US$100 billion per year by 2020 to support developing countries in their efforts...
10 Oct 2013  |  Climate change
The fund got a boost yesterday at the Scottish Government’s International Climate Justice Conference when First Minister Alex Salmond announced a new pledge of £3 million.
06 Dec 2012  |  Climate change, Governance, Policy and planning
IIED and its partners are developing tailored frameworks to help developing countries evaluate their climate adaptation investments.
31 Oct 2012  |  Climate change
Policymakers need to better integrate strategies for dealing with climate change into their country’s development plans, rather than leaving them isolated as stand-alone policies and...