Addressing Climate Risk Management in IDB Operations: Options for Project Screening and Analysis, based on Emerging International Guidance and Practice

van Aalst, Maarten
Dec 2010
The paper intends to explain how ex ante climate proofing in the project cycle relates to other bank activities concerning adaptation to climate change, such as: (i) accounting and analysis for IDB reporting with respect to climate change, (ii) incorporating adaptation in country and sector-level programming, (iii) local and project-level pilot or case studies to gain practical experience, and (iv) capacity development within the IDB and its client countries.