R20 Regions of Climate Action

Address: 48 Chemin Du Grand Montfleury, Ch 1290 Versoix, Geneva, Switzerland


Region of Activities: Worldwide

Type: Nonprofit

Founded: 2010

Main Goals - General activities - field of expertise

R20, with its partners and the support of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation, has created a unique value chain and financial ecosystem that facilitates the identification, structuring, development, and financing of sub-national green infrastructure projects. R20 essentially acts as a liaison manager between sub-national authorities, technology providers and public-private investors, harnessing the best expertise that is available the length of the project development value chain to deliver explicit results in line with the Paris Climate Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Activity related to low GHG and energy consumption and resilient buildings

Energy/climate/buildings-related activities: The R20 mission is to assist sub-national governments around the world to develop and communicate low-carbon and climate resilient economic development projects.