Events Calendar

Dec
2
Mon
2019
25th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 25) to the UNFCCC @ Madrid, Spain
Dec 2 – Dec 13 all-day
Jan
20
Mon
2020
Deadline for Proposal Submissions for 35th AFB Meeting
Jan 20 @ 6:00 pm

The next deadline for submission of project and programme proposals is January 20, 2020 at 18:00 (Washington DC time) for the Adaptation Fund Board’s consideration at its 35th Board meeting. Proposals may be submitted as early as January 13, 2020.

This includes submissions of innovation, learning and project scale up grant proposals.

Mar
31
Tue
2020
35th Meeting of the Adaptation Fund Board (AFB) @ Bonn, Germany
Mar 31 – Apr 3 all-day
Apr
16
Thu
2020
Climate Finance Readiness Webinar #10
Apr 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Apr
20
Mon
2020
Deadline for proposal submissions for AFB 35-36 intersessional review cycle
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm
May
21
Thu
2020
Lessons from Adaptation Leaders: A Grassroots-Donor Dialogue on Locally Led Action (Co-organized by the Adaptation Fund, Climate Wise Women, The Global Resilience Partnership and World Resources Institute)
May 21 @ 8:45 am – 11:00 am
May
28
Thu
2020
Building Resilience in the Agriculture Sector in Africa in Light of COVID-19 Pandemic – Experience from the Adaptation Fund Project Implemented by Sahara and Sahel Observatory (OSS) in Uganda @ Webex
May 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Webinar: Building resilience in the agriculture sector in Africa in light of COVID-19 pandemic – Experience from the Adaptation Fund project implemented by Sahara and Sahel Observatory (OSS) in Uganda

Agenda for the Webinar

Host: Adaptation Fund Board Secretariat
Thursday, May 28, 2020
9:00 am | Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00) | 1 hr 30 mins

Kindly register for the event to confirm attendance at the following LINK 

Please note that there are limited spaces available and participation will be confirmed on a first come, first served basis.

Jul
21
Tue
2020
Présentation de la formation en ligne (en français) sur les questions liées à l’accréditation au Fonds d’Adaptation (FA) et celles liées à la mise en œuvre de la politique environnementale, sociale et genre du FA
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Séminaire coorganisé avec l’Institut de la Francophonie pour le Développement Durable (IFDD)

Si vous souhaitez participer à ce séminaire veuillez vous inscrire en cliquant sur le lien ci-dessous :

Je m’inscris ici

 

Aug
10
Mon
2020
Deadline for submission of proposals for the Adaptation Fund Board’s considerations at its 36th Board meeting
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm
Aug
25
Tue
2020
Adaptation Fund Webinar: Innovation for Adaptation to Climate Change @ World Water Week At Home
Aug 25 all-day

Increasing climate change impacts as well as compounding risks as highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic demonstrate the urgent needs for innovation in the area of climate change adaptation and resilience.

This virtual webinar, hosted by the Adaptation Fund as part of the 2020 World Water Week, will provide an introduction and overview of the Adaptation Fund’s various funding opportunities for innovation in climate change adaptation through its unique Innovation Facility.

The panel discussion will showcase the different perspectives of the various stakeholders on the role of innovation for climate change adaptation in the water sector, including national and multilateral development institutions, as well as civil society in vulnerable developing countries.

Join the Webinar via Zoom on August 25, 2020, 11am EST/ 5pm CET (45 minutes):

https://zoom.us/j/95344275735?pwd=bDNFT2Z1R3paQTg4eVNiNHM2andhUT09

Meeting ID: 953 4427 5735

Passcode: 143800

https://www.worldwaterweek.org/event/9467-adaptation-fund-innovation-for-adaptation-to-climate-change

Adaptation Fund project in La Mojana, Colombia ©UNDP Colombia

A community in Chile’s Valparaiso region lines up for water distribution and requested an Adaptation Fund small grant for innovation to find more innovative and resilient ways for water distribution
© Violeta Leiva Milanca

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Webinar Programme

17:00 – 17:05    Welcome by Moderator – Ms. Bianka Kretschmer, Adaptation Fund Board Secretariat 

17:05 – 17:10     The Adaptation Fund’s Innovation Facility  – Ms. Saliha Dobardzic, Senior Climate Change Specialist, Adaptation Fund Board Secretariat  

17:10 – 17:30    Panel discussion: Innovation for Climate Change Adaptation in the Water Sector

    • The perspective of a National Implementing Entity – Ms. Violeta Leiva Milanca, Technical Secretary & Programme Manager of Small Innovation Grant,  Agencia Chilena de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (AGCID), Government of Chile
    • The perspective of a Multilateral Implementing Entity – Mr. Chongguang Yu, Investment Appraisal Specialist & Programme Manager of UNDP’s Innovation Aggregator, United Nations Development Programme
    • The perspective of civil society – Ms. Gitika Goswami, Senior Programme Director, Development Alternatives & Adaptation Fund Civil Society Network  

17:30 – 17:45     Q&A with participants 

17:45               Closing

Find the event flyer here.