On 29 December 2017, the Government of Côte d’Ivoire received peer support for accreditation of a National Implementing Entity to the Adaptation Fund from the Centre de Suivi Ecologique (CSE)  of Senegal. The support included the following components:

  1. A screening exercise, including an information workshop on the AF and the main features of an operational NIE
  2. An assessment of institutional capacity and readiness, including a seminar on the AF’s accreditation process and the role of an NIE in directly accessing AF resources
  3. Collecting supporting documents
  4. Review of the adequacy of all required back-up documentation to ensure it meets the requirements of the AF Accreditation Panel, and filling gaps
  5. Translation of supporting documents
  6. Submission of the application folder
  7. Communication
  8. Travel
  9. Workshops