Joint HP5-Nature workshop: Update on climate-related and nature-related disclosure requirements

July 11, 2024 - July 11, 2024

The HP5 and Nature workstreams held a workshop to inform members on the developments in the climate- and nature-related disclosure requirements, what these standards mean in practice, and the role of Finance Ministries in implementing them at national levels:

Multilateral Carbon Tax Treaty (MCTT) Workshop

June 17, 2024 - June 17, 2024

The Helsinki Principle 3 (HP3) workstream hosted a discussion with Tatiana Falcão around her proposal for a Multilateral Carbon Tax Treaty (MCTT)

Using Green Budgeting to Strengthen the Alignment of Public Financial Flows with Climate and Environmental Objectives

June 03, 2024 - June 03, 2024

The Helsinki Principle 4 (HP4) workstream hosted a workshop titled, “Using Green Budgeting to Strengthen the Alignment of Public Financial Flows with Climate and Environmental Objectives.” Organized by HP4 co-leads, Denmark and the United States of America, and in collaboration with Austria, the workshop emphasized the importance of using green budgeting tools to inform government ac

HP3 Hybrid Seminar: “Abolishing Fossil Fuel Subsidies- A Brain Teaser Rather than a No-Brainer”

May 28, 2024 - May 28, 2024

The Helsinki Principle 3 (HP3) workstream hosted a discussion on a joint paper on fossil fuel subsidies by the Netherlands Bureau for Economic Policy Analysis and the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency "Abolishing fossil fuel subsidies: a brain teaser rather than a no-brainer." Figure: Carbon Pricing and Fossil Fuel Subsidies, 2021

Workshop: National Transition Plans: the existing transition planning landscape

May 22, 2024 - May 22, 2024

National Transition Plans workshop was organized jointly by Transition, HP5 and HP1/6 workstreams, to introduce members to the topic of NTPs, to provide clarity of a variety of transition plan frameworks and guidance documents for the private sector

11th Ministerial Meeting

April 17, 2024 - April 17, 2024

The Coalition convened on Wednesday, April 17, 2024 during the World Bank and International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings in Washington, DC. The 11th Ministerial discussed the role of Finance Ministers in the design, financing implementation of Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), or countries’ national climate plans which need to be updated by 2025 under the Paris Agreement framework. Finance Ministers and partners shared their experiences, lessons and best practices on several sub-topics in high-level roundtables.

Consultative Workshop for Updated PEFA Climate Framework

March 07, 2024 - March 07, 2024

The Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) program was initiated in 2001 and provides a framework for assessing and reporting on the strengths and weaknesses of public financial management (PFM) using quantitative indicators to measure performance.

COP28 - 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference or Conference of the Parties

November 30, 2023 - December 12, 2023

The Coalition will meet on December 6th during the UNFCCC COP28 conference in Dubai, UAE.

Nature Investments Workshop

November 14, 2023 - November 14, 2023

Nature Investments workshop was organized jointly by Nature and HP5 workstreams to discuss the challenges and opportunities of mobilizing finance for nature and potential policy actions for the Ministries of Finance.

10th Ministerial Meeting

October 11, 2023 - October 11, 2023

Marrakech, 11 October 2023 – The Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action gathered in-person for our 10th Ministerial Meeting on October 11, 2023, chaired jointly by Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Minister of Finance of Indonesia, Sigrid Kaag, Minister of Finance of The Netherlands.