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INTERVIEW: The Adaptation Fund’s accreditation process – lessons from Kenya

12 August 2015|Categories: Case Studies, Global front, Uncategorized|

In this video interview, Wangare Kiruma of Kenya's National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) explains how the agency became accredited to receive monies from the Adaptation Fund and how the process made NEMA more responsive and relevant.

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INTERVIEW: Getting climate finance ready – insights from Jamaica (Part 1)

4 May 2015|Categories: Case Studies, Feature Articles, Global front, Uncategorized|

Claire Bernard of the Planning Institute of Jamica (PIOJ) provides insights into how Jamaican institutions have prepared to receive and manage international climate finance and what their experience can offer others.

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INTERVIEW: Getting climate finance ready – insights from Jamaica (Part 2)

28 April 2015|Categories: Case Studies, Feature Articles, Global front, Uncategorized|

Part 2 of our interview with Claire Bernard of the Planning Institute of Jamica provides insights into how Jamaican institutions have managed national climate change priorities and mobilised the financial resources to support their goals.

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CASE STUDY: A view on climate finance readiness – from Ghana’s grassroots

24 March 2015|Categories: Case Studies, Feature Articles|Tags: , , , |

As the ninth meeting of the Green Climate Fund Board takes place in Songdo, Korea, CDKN asks Ken Kinney, Executive Director of The Development Institute, Ghana, [...]

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INTERVIEW: Ousseynou Nakoulima on how countries can prepare for Green Climate Fund support

19 February 2015|Categories: Global front, Interviews|

Ousseynou Nakoulima is Director of Country Programming for the Green Climate Fund and here shares his insights on climate finance readiness with CDKN’s Mairi Dupar.

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INTERVIEW: Accreditation & Direct Access with the Adaptation Fund

4 February 2015|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Video! Hear about the Adaptation Fund's accreditation process and direct access from those who know -- the Fund's National Implementing Entities (NIEs) from Argentina, Costa [...]

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INTERVIEW: Déthié Soumaré Ndiaye on how Senegal became ‘climate finance ready’

29 January 2015|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , , , , , |

Senegal was one of the first countries to secure accreditation from the Adaptation Fund for its National Implementing Entity (NIE). Here, Déthié Soumaré Ndiaye of [...]

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CASE STUDY: Costing of climate impacts helps Uganda prepare for climate finance

19 December 2014|Categories: Case Studies, Feature Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Undertaking an economic impact of climate change on key sectors is Uganda’s first step in making the case for more climate-resilient investments. Mairi Dupar, CDKN’s [...]

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CASE STUDY: A Community of Practice for current and aspiring National Implementing Entities (NIEs)

3 December 2014|Categories: Case Studies|Tags: , , , , |

National Implementing Entities (NIE) initiatives have started to kick off all over the world, and are a direct access option that could help accelerate climate compatible development [...]

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INTERVIEW: What does it mean to be ‘climate finance ready’?

2 December 2014|Categories: Interviews|Tags: , , |

Ari Huhtala, Lead for Climate Finance of the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN) talks with Mairi Dupar about what climate finance readiness involves. What [...]

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