Establishment of the Canadian Climate Fund for the Private Sector in Asia II

Institutional Document | May 2017

This paper provides information on the establishment of a trust fund designed to provide concessional cofinancing for ADB’s non-sovereign climate projects.

The fund also aims to improve gender equality in private sector climate projects, particularly the empowerment of women and girls. This paper outlines issues relating to the acceptance and administration of contributions for the resources to be received from the Government of Canada, acting through Global Affairs Canada. 


  • Introduction
  • Background and Rationale
  • Objective and Scope
  • Contribution
  • Implementation and Administrative Arrangements
  • Risk Management and Mitigation
  • ADB Approval

Additional Details

  • ADB funds and products
  • Cofinancing
  • Climate change
  • Gender Equality

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