A women’s self-help group established by the AF-funded project in Uttarakhand, India has stitched thousands of masks for isolated Himalayan communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo: BAIF)

Agenda of Key Activities

List of overall COP26 side events

Date and Time Event Location Description Host(s)
Wed, 03 Nov 2021 9:35-10:45 Accès au financement climatique pour l’adaptation – nouvelles opportunités de financement dans le cadre de la stratégie à moyen terme du Fonds d’Adaptation Pavillon Francophonie Adaptation Fund & IFDD
Sat, 06 Nov 2021
Adaptation Fund: Adapting to Climate Change through Locally-Led Actions Lomond Auditorium AF projects are country-focused and targeted at empowering the most vulnerable communities to adapt to climate change. Many projects utilize nature based solutions and innovative localized approaches that foster effective solutions while creating scalable models.

AF, implementing partners & CSOs to showcase concrete examples of locally led adaptation actions from field. Expanded and innovative finance modalities such as Enhanced Direct Access, project scale-up and innovation grants will be discussed, as well as building broader resilience amid the pandemic.

Adaptation Fund
Mon, 08 Nov 2021 13:15-14:45 Adaptation Fund Contributor Dialogue F2F Action Room 2 In recognition of the Adaptation Fund’s effective and tangible work on the ground for developing countries that are particularly vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate changethis event provides an opportunity for contributor governments, recipient governments and civil society representatives to voice their support for the Adaptation Fund’s work in implementing its mandate of supporting concrete adaptation action and serving the Paris Agreement.  Adaptation Fund
Tues, 09 Nov 2021, 11:30-12:15 Enhancing climate finance access for adaptation in the context of COVID-19: Lessons from the Adaptation Fund portfolio PCCB Pavilion (TBC) Adaptation Fund