The Green Fund is a unique, newly established national fund that seeks to support green initiatives to assist South Africa’s transition to a low carbon, resource efficient and climate resilient development path delivering high impact economic, environmental and social benefits.
The Fund will respond to market weaknesses currently hampering South Africa’s transition to a green economy by:
- Promoting innovative and high impact green programs and projects.
- Reinforcing climate policy objectives through green interventions.
- Building an evidence base for the expansion of the green economy, and
- Attracting additional resources to support South Africa’s green economy development.