R20 Approach

R20 is implementing a technical and financial ecosystem able to cover the whole value chain of project development, financing and implementation. Sub national authorities around the world can benefit of this unique one stop shop to improve the sustainability of their region.

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Building Capacities in Public-Private Financing for Renewable Energies in West Africa

February 17, 2017 On February 16, 2017, the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership (GSEP) concluded a high-level capacity building conference in Dakar, Senegal on renewable energies and public-private financing targeting the West African region. The conference was a part of GSEP’s flagship capacity building series, Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) for Sustainable Electricity Development. Organized in partnership with

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Pope Francis greets R20 Founding Chair, Arnold Schwarzenegger at General Audience

Wednesday, January 25th 2017 Former Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger met with His Holiness Pope Francis after the general audience at the Vatican on Wednesday. Mr Schwarzenegger thanked and congratulated Pope Francis for the Laudato Si’ Encyclical Letter on the Environment published May 24th 2015. Mr. Schwarzenegger presented to Pope Francis the environmental and energy efficiency legacy achieved

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We are developing a pipeline of green infrastructure projects in Waste, Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency, through public private partnerships by bringing together public authorities, technology partners and financial investors.

<br></br>National and Sub-National Authorities

National and Sub-National Authorities

Through its large network of members and affiliate members, the R20 connects overt 560 subnational and local governments around the world

<br></br>Businesses and project facilitators

Businesses and project facilitators

R20 works with technology companies, non-profit organizations, academic institutions, UN programmes, and others to develop bankable or investment-ready projects.

<br></br>Investors and Financial institutions

Investors and Financial institutions

R20 promotes a number of innovative financial mechanisms to facilitate the development of the most promising projects. R20 works with a broad investor network, including public financial institutions, development banks, and public and private equity investors.