Publications

Key articles and research briefs from partners.

The State of Blended Finance 2020
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The State of Blended Finance 2020

Lisa Genasci from ADM Capital is featured in Convergence’s State of Blended Finance 2020, which is an authoritative reference point on the global blended finance market, presenting data and analysis from the largest and most detailed database on historical blended finance transactions. The report points to “increased coordination in the blended finance market, as practitioners have grown more aware of the value of working together to improve and scale blended finance transactions. This past year has been no exception, with actors from across the public, private, and philanthropic sectors coming together in the form of working groups, policy convenings and joint initiatives to better coordinate activities in an effort to achieve better blending.”
Assessing impacts on ecosystem services under various plausible oil palm expansion scenarios in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia
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Assessing impacts on ecosystem services under various plausible oil palm expansion scenarios in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia

This study assesses the impacts of oil palm expansion on key ecosystem services and analyzes the trade-offs among ecosystem services under four plausible future land-use scenarios in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia: business as usual, moratorium, zero gross deforestation and sustainable intensification.
Indonesia Green Economy Model (I-GEM)
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Indonesia Green Economy Model (I-GEM)

The purpose of this Report is to describe in detail the components and results of Indonesia’s Green Economy Model (I-GEM) and its pilot implementation in Central Kalimantan and Jakarta. Incorporating the three key indicators and Systems Dynamic modeling, I-GEM shows valuable insights for Indonesia’s policies (like the RPJMN, RAN-GRK, MP3EI, etc.) and ultimately supports the mainstreaming of a green economy by guiding its implementation.
Forest Ecosystem Valuation Study for Indonesia
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Forest Ecosystem Valuation Study for Indonesia

The FEVS report shows how critical provisioning services such as timber can add a substantial amount to the Indonesian economy and hence problems such as degradation in forest areas can lead to significant decreases in sources of revenue.
I-GEM: Measuring Indonesia’s transition towards a green economy
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I-GEM: Measuring Indonesia’s transition towards a green economy

I-GEM aims to evaluate trade-offs and test the sustainability dimensions of policy interventions to inform planning. The first such model, which is also tailored to incorporate an additional set of three ‘Green Economy’ outcome indicators, namely Green GDP, GDP of the Poor and Decent Green Jobs, has been developed for Central Kalimantan (KT-GEM).