climate & environmental finance


Work experience

Juerg Klarer, Æquilibrium Consulting's Principal, has 20+ years of international experience in the areas in the areas climate & environmental finance; environmental taxation & fiscal reform; climate & environmental policy, as well as resource efficient & sustainable industrial production.

In these areas Juerg Klarer has worked for a number of renowned organizations, including the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Asian Institute of Technology, the Asian Productivity Organization (APO), the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN), COWI, the Czech Development Assistance, the Danish Environmental Protection Agency (DEPA), the European Union/EuropeAid, the Fondation Internationale du Banc d’Arguin, the French Global Environment Facility, the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), GFA Group, the Instituto Semeia, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), Kommunalkredit Public Consulting, the Linden Trust for Conservation, LTS International, the Maldivian Ministry of Environment and Energy, the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), particip GmbH, PwC, the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC), South South North (SSN), the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA), the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment, the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (Seco), Swisscontact, UNDP, UNEP, UNIDO, UNECE and the World Bank.

In the past 20+ years, Juerg Klarer has led, or been involved in, projects focused on the following countries and regions: Albania, Armenia, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, People’s Republic of China, DR Congo, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Ecuador, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Hungary, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kyrgyz Republic, Latvia, Lithuania, the FYR of Macedonia, Madagascar, Maldives, Mali, Mauretania, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Palau, Peru, Poland, Romania, the Russian Federation, Samoa, Serbia, the Slovak Republic, Slovenia, South Africa, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Zambia. In addition, Jürg Klarer has led, or been involved in global and region-wide projects (Central and Eastern Europe, South Eastern Europe, Mediterranean countries, countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia and South East Asia).

Æquilibrium Consulting may also count on co-operation with a wide range of worldwide contacts, e.g. at authorities responsible for climate change, environment and public finance; aid and development agencies; international financial institutions; climate and environmental financing institutions; firm-based consultants; independent experts; academics and NGOs.