International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
Measuring the Wealth of Nations: A review
This paper provides a brief overview of recent efforts by international agencies and academic institutions to develop and apply comprehensive wealth measurement tools. Our review is limited to examples of comprehensive wealth measurement as applied to several countries, so it does not include work on specific capital estimates, applications to a small number of countries, or theoretical research/framework development.
Filling the Gap: A review of Multilateral Development Banks' efforts to scale up financing for climate adaptation
This report reviews the challenges of and opportunities for scaling up Multilateral Development Banks' financing for adaptation in developing countries and aligning these efforts with the Paris Agreement.
Mobilizing Development Finance for Strategic and Scaled-up Investment in Climate Adaptation
This project aims to advance the mainstreaming of adaptation in development finance strategies, by helping multilateral development banks scale up investments in actions that align with country-defined adaptation priorities.
Measuring Wealth to Promote Sustainable Development
The Measuring Wealth to Promote Sustainable Development project encourages governments and citizens to move “beyond GDP” as the fundamental measure of societal progress.