Readiness Themes

1809, 2019

Leading from the front: financing urgent ambition

Representatives from Least Developed Countries (LDCs), grassroots community organisations and climate action leaders came together to explore collaboration opportunities at a side event on financing urgent ambition at the first-ever [...]

509, 2019

11 new case studies on how to bridge the gaps in accreditation

The Adaptation Fund has released eleven case studies of ongoing or completed accreditations or re-accreditations to the Fund to identify opportunities to further enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of the [...]

509, 2019

Adaptation finance readiness in Costa Rica

Costa Rica, despite being a small country, is experiencing a wide range of climate risks and vulnerabilities. Some regions, for example, are facing an increase in the number of dry [...]

408, 2019

First Community of Practice Meeting of Direct Access Entities to Climate Finance

Over 30 Implementing Entities to Meet in Durban to Build Strategy, Action Plan Washington, D.C. (June 4, 2019) — In an effort to accelerate and enhance Direct Access to climate [...]

108, 2019

Adaptation Fund and AGCID host first country exchange in Chile

In May 2019, the Adaptation Fund held its first country exchange, partnering with the Chilean Agency for International Cooperation and Development (AGCID) to bring together 12 National Implementing Entities (NIEs) [...]

2007, 2019

CDKN launches new guide on ‘Communicating climate change’ to accelerate action

Communicating and engaging with people about climate change is a vital skill. The Paris Agreement calls on countries to “implement…relevant aspects of education, training and public awareness”and many institutions are [...]

207, 2019

Chile: a knowledge partnership between government and communities

Chile's National Implementing Entity has initiated a broad partnership with farmers to increase mutual understanding of how climate change is affecting agriculture and how climate-smart interventions could build resilience. Their [...]

207, 2019

Jamaica: knowledge management with the audience in mind

The Planning Institute of Jamaica has developed a comprehensive knowledge management strategy that is improving the awareness, knowledge and capacity for action of its internal staff and of programme partners. [...]

207, 2019

Knowledge management: An ingredient for better climate adaptation

A recent Adaptation Fund webinar explored how knowledge management systems can strengthen institutional memory, improve people’s understanding of what works well in climate change adaptation, and lead to more effective [...]

1706, 2019

SB50 side event: Enhancing the delivery of readiness and capacity building support for climate change adaptation

Side-event on the margins of the 50th session of the subsidiary bodies (SB50): Enhancing the Delivery of Readiness and Capacity Building Support for Climate Change Adaptation The Adaptation Fund Board [...]