Supporting the EEA in monitoring the 7th Environment Action Programme

Client: European Environment Agency (EEA) Implementation period: 2015 – 2016 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Europe Theme:  Environment Topic: Environmental Policy Experts:  Private: Lisa Eichler, Rob Williams Expert assistance with indicators, analysis and assessment in support of monitoring the 7th Environmental Action Plan via an annual EEA report – Phase 3 The EEA developed a series of annual indicator-based reports for…

Case studies of synergies between adaptation and mitigation approaches in urban areas

Client: European Environment Agency (EEA) Implementation period: 2015 – 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Europe Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience, Climate Change Mitigation Experts:  Private: Lisa Eichler Can innovative approaches on city-level achieve synergies in tackling both climate change mitigation and adaptation goals? This work supported the development of EEA’s 2016 report on ‘Adaptation in urban…

Shifting private finance towards climate-friendly investments

Client: European Commission – DG Climate Action Implementation period: 2014 – 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union, Global Theme:  Climate Change, Energy Topic: Renewable Energy, Climate Finance, Climate Change Mitigation Experts:  Private: Lisa Eichler, Rob Williams The current share of climate-friendly assets in the portfolios of EU institutional investors is tiny (at best between 1-2%) – What policy tools…

Defining a pilot modelling approach on estimating the direct and indirect socio-economic impacts of climate extreme events

Client: European Commission – DG Climate Action Implementation period: 2014 – 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Private: Lisa Eichler How can we measure direct and indirect socio-economic impacts of future climate extreme events? This study developed a pilot approach to assess potential economic vulnerabilities to climate…

European water legislation: Cost of non-Europe report

Client: European Parliament – Committee on Environment, Public Health and Food Safety (ENVI) Implementation period: 2014 – 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Environment Topic: Environmental Policy Experts:  Private: Lisa Eichler, Rob Williams If existing EU water-related legislation were to be fully implemented, and all water bodies to achieve a ‘good’ status ranking, the combined annual benefits could…

Strengthening the EU disaster management capacity: Good practices in disaster prevention

Client: European Commission – DG ECHO Implementation period: 2012 – 2013 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Private: Lisa Eichler What can we learn from good practices in disaster risk management across Europe? The study was set out with three main goals: (1) to compile an inventory of…

Study on the macroeconomics of energy and climate policies

Client: European Commission – DG Energy Implementation period: 2015 – 2017 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency, Energy Markets, Renewable Energy, Energy Policy Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Jeroen van der Laan, Private: Lisa Eichler, Onne Hoogland, Carmen van den Berg How can we best model the interactions of European energy and climate policy within the real…

Estimating private climate finance mobilised by France’s climate finance interventions

Client: French Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Economy Implementation period: 2015 – 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: France, Global Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Finance, Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience, Climate Change Mitigation Experts:  Hans Bolscher, Private: Elske Veenstra How did France perform in leveraging private climate finance as a result of French public sector interventions? In addressing the…

Promoting private sector actions in the fight against climate change in Belgium and abroad

Client: Belgian Federal Public Service (FPS) Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment Implementation period: 2015 – 2016 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Belgium, Global Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Finance, Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience, Climate Change Mitigation Experts:  Hans Bolscher, Private: Elske Veenstra, Koen Rademaekers, Luc van Nuffel, Jeroen van der Laan How did Belgium perform in leveraging private climate…

Review of the CCS Directive

Client: European Commission – DG Climate Action Implementation period: 2014 – 2014 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change Topic: Climate Change Mitigation Experts:  Stephan Slingerland, Hans Bolscher, Rob Williams, Koen Rademaekers, Jessica Yearwood Travezán, Private: Katarina Svatikova How effective is the CCS Directive? This report presents the consultant’s work in supporting the Commission in their review of…