Adaptation Fund to Host Regional Workshop in Ghana with Goal to Enhance Climate Finance Readiness for Central African Countries

11 March 2019|Announcements, Capacity Building, Global front, In The News, News|

Washington, D.C. (March 8, 2019) — The Adaptation Fund will host 12 countries from Central Africa for a regional workshop March 18-19 in Accra, Ghana to facilitate national institutions through the Fund’s accreditation process [...]

African governments will use track record of public climate funds access to attract private finance

16 May 2016|Direct, Global front, In The News, News, Programming Adaptation Finance, Region front|

Experts who gathered to discuss climate finance in Addis Ababa last month found that many of the standards and procedures developed to channel public funds to African countries may provide the foundation for new forms of private finance to flow for climate resilience. CDKN Africa's Senior Programme Manager Suzanne Carter reports.

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OPINION: High fiduciary standards and Rwanda’s access to climate finance

21 April 2016|News, Region front|

Solid fiduciary structures are key for developing countries to access, absorb and spend climate finance effectively. Debbie Caldwell, associate of the Centre for International Development and Training (CIDT) looks at these practices in Rwanda.

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Two new Implementing Entities accredited to Adaptation Fund

30 March 2016|Global front, In The News, News, Programming Adaptation Finance|

Washington, D.C. (March 1, 2016) — The Adaptation Fund expanded its capacity to reach more vulnerable developing countries with urgently needed climate adaptation projects when its Board approved the accreditation [...]

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New webinar series brings together NIEs and prospective NIEs to share experiences

25 January 2016|Announcements, Capacity Building, Global front, In The News, News|

In an effort to leverage new technology and reach more of its implementing partners around the world, the Adaptation Fund is launching a new webinar series to connect National Implementing [...]

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