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

11 March 2019|Categories: 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 [...]

Adaptation Fund launches new grant funding windows to accelerate action, innovation and learning in adaptation

17 December 2018|Categories: In The News, Programming Adaptation Finance|

Total of US$ 5 million available to the Fund's National Implementing Entities in addition to regular funding channels. Katowice, Poland (December 14, 2018) -- Building [...]

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Adaptation Fund Board moves to accelerate innovative adaptation actions through new grant funding windows

7 November 2018|Categories: Announcements, In The News, Programming Adaptation Finance|

Board Decisions aimed at meeting rising urgency of climate change; Board also approves nearly US$ 20 million in new local adaptation projects Washington, D.C.(October 17, [...]

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Latest Adaptation Fund readiness webinar: now ready to watch (October 2018)

7 November 2018|Categories: Capacity Building, In The News|

The Adaptation Fund hosted the seventh climate finance readiness webinar for its accredited national implementing entities (NIEs) on 25 October 2018. The webinar provided guidance [...]

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Adaptation Fund readiness webinar: Adaptation finance (August 2018)

31 August 2018|Categories: In The News, Programming Adaptation Finance|

The Fifth Climate Finance Readiness Seminar for national implementing entities (NIEs) of the Adaptation Fund (AF) was held in 28-31 August in Washington DC. The [...]

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Adaptation Fund ‘Readiness Package’ launched

30 April 2018|Categories: Announcements, Global front, In The News, Programming Adaptation Finance|

The one-year pilot ‘Readiness Package’ was launched at a workshop held April 4-6, 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The Adaptation Fund co-hosted the workshop with its [...]

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New toolkit: Developing a project proposal for the Green Climate Fund

30 June 2017|Categories: Announcements, Capacity Building, Global front, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

This toolkit helps key audiences understand how to fulfil the Green Climate Fund’s requirements when developing a fully-fledged funding proposal. Responding to climate change challenges [...]

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Adaptation Fund event aims to increase climate finance access for Least Developed Countries

30 May 2017|Categories: Capacity Building, In The News, Uncategorized|

Washington, D.C. (May 30, 2017) — As part of ongoing outreach activities through its Readiness Programme aimed at increasing access to climate finance for vulnerable [...]

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

16 May 2016|Categories: 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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