AF, UNEP-CTCN and UNDP Virtual Joint Launch Event on Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator (AFCIA)

USD 10 million for adaptation innovation available: Apply now, join the launch next week

The Adaptation Fund has launched a new USD 10 million pilot small grants programme (Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator) to foster innovation in adaptation in developing countries. The programme targets a broad range of potential finance recipients, including governments, non-governmental organizations, community groups, young innovators and other groups.

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) through the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) administrate this new joint programme and offer grant funding or technical assistance (up to USD 250,000 each).

We would like to invite you to participate in the joint launch event (available in English, French and Spanish) and learn more about the programme: 18 November 2020 (Wednesday), two events (6:00 – 7:30 AM (CET) for Asia-Pacific & 3:00 – 4:30 PM (CET) for America, Europe and Africa).

Please register here:

Join via Zoom:

Please find the brochure attached.

Learn more about the programme at  and



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Adaptation Fund Climate Innovation Accelerator Brochure PDF 2 MB