R20 Approach

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

New financial and technical ecosystem

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The R20 Austrian World Summit kicks off!

The R20 Austrian World Summit kicked off this morning in the Hofburg in Vienna. The R20 Founding Chair, Arnold Schwarzenegger greeted participants before the plenary started. The event is bringing together leading politicians, businesses, civil society & NGOs, start-ups, representatives of regions and cities as well as scientists and experts to develop and discuss solutions

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Arnold Schwarzenegger, the R20 Founding Chair, received the Legion of Honour after high-level environmental meetings in Paris

Paris, April 28th 2017 Former California Governor, and R20 Founding Chair, Mr. Arnold Schwarzenegger, attended meetings in Paris last Friday with French President Mr. François Hollande, Mr. Laurent Fabius (President of the French Constitutional Council), and Ms. Anne Hidalgo (Mayor of Paris and Chair of C40 Cities). They shared their common vision for tackling climate

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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.