NDF - Financing for climate change and development projects

About NDF

Photo: Johannes Jansson/norden.org
Photo: Johannes Jansson/norden.org
Nordic Development Fund

The objective of the Nordic Development Fund's (NDF) operations is to facilitate climate change investments in low-income countries. NDF finances in cooperation with bilateral and multilateral development institutions. NDF’s operations mirror the Nordic countries’ priorities in the areas of climate change and development. The operations are financed from the development cooperation budgets of the five Nordic countries. 

This is NDF

  • the joint multilateral development finance institution of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden
  • adheres to the development assistance policies of the Nordic countries
  • has financed 190 development assistance credits valued at EUR 1 billion
  • provides financing to climate change related investments since 2009
  • situated in Helsinki, Finland
  • established in 1989

Photo: Johannes Jansson/norden.org