FEATURE: What makes a good proposal for the Adaptation Fund?

19 August 2016|Capacity Building, Global front, Uncategorized|

CDKN and its partners have been sharing experiences with each other on how developing countries can become more 'climate finance ready'. As part of this programme, we interviewed Mikko Ollikainen of the Adaptation Fund Secretariat about what he's looking for in a project proposal.

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FEATURE: Mobilising finance for climate change adaptation

3 August 2016|Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

Fareeha Irfan Ovais, Project Manager for the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN)'s Low Carbon Scenario Analysis for Pakistan, describes how climate finance can be integrated into the overall development [...]

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EVENT: Readiness workshop in Morocco shares best practices on Direct Access

5 May 2016|Uncategorized|

The Adaptation Fund is engaging Francophone Africa directly through its first climate finance readiness workshop for the region in Casablanca, Morocco from 3rd to 5th May. The Fund hopes the [...]

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FEATURE: Mobilising resources for climate compatible development – Insights from CDKN’s experience

2 December 2015|Capacity Building, Global front, Uncategorized|

Juliane Nier, CDKN's Learning Coordinator, reports from a workshop convened by CDKN to share experiences among our partners on how to finance climate compatible development. Hosted by the Government of Rwanda in Kigali last month, the participants identified the 'ingredients' needed to mobilise resources.

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OPINION: The added value of the Adaptation Fund after the Paris climate summit

2 October 2015|Global front, Programming Adaptation Finance, Uncategorized|

Marcia Levaggi, Manager of the Adaptation Fund Board’s Secretariat, on the innovative approach of the Adaptation Fund to capitalising on the carbon market, and the Fund’s potential following COP21.

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