The Climate Finance Short Course was a five-day training programme designed for government officials, including those from Ministries of Finance, Planning and Environment. The course objective was to strengthen government capacity to manage climate finance more efficiently. Participants were provided with training in how to access, mobilise and deliver international and national climate finance.
The course was delivered by the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). It was sponsored by the Department of International Development (DFID) and the Swedish Government. It took place at Hotel Nascent Gardenia Baridhara, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from January 31 to February 4, 2016.