In an effort to raise awareness on the importance of adapting to the adverse effects of climate change, the Adaptation Fund invites you to demonstrate what adaptation means to you.

The best three images will be selected by a jury composed of: Cristina Algarra, IPADE Foundation Pedro Armestre, Photographer Marco Gordillo, Manos Unidas NGO, Sofía Moro, Photographer.

All entries must be received by November 22, 2011 to

The winners of the contest will be announced at the 17th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Durban, South Africa at the Adaptation Fund Side Event.

If you are interested read the rules of competition (80 kB, PDF).


The Adaptation Fund is a self-standing fund established under the Kyoto Protocol of the UNFCCC, designed to finance concrete climate change adaptation projects and programs with particular emphasis on vulnerable communities in developing countries. It provides countries with the ground-breaking option to access funding directly.