Readiness Themes

2610, 2018

How a Regional Implementing Entity can support national governments: The Asia-Pacific experience

Many developing country governments are seeking to access international climate funds. For the island states of the Asia Pacific region, their small size and limited resources hinder their capacity to [...]

3108, 2018

Adaptation Fund readiness webinar: Adaptation finance (August 2018)

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 Adaptation Fund’s accredited entities that [...]

3004, 2018

Adaptation Fund ‘Readiness Package’ launched

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 NIE for Kenya, the National [...]

3006, 2017

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

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 requires collective action from all [...]

3005, 2017

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

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 countries, the Adaptation Fund convenes [...]

905, 2017

New film: Switching on climate finance in Kenya

Africa accounts for many of the fastest growing economies in the world, but with this growth comes new challenges including those posed by climate change. Kenya has identified investment in [...]

905, 2017

Private sector angle: How Bangladeshi businesses can profit from climate resilience

Mairi Dupar reports on presentations and discussions at COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco. Read the related blog here: 'Financing Resilience - Global to local actions can work in step to help [...]

905, 2017

Financing climate resilience: There are increasing opportunities for action

Climate and water expert Gavin Quibell believes there are increasing opportunities to finance both the social and economic components of climate resilience. A call to action Despite remarkable progress addressing extreme [...]

1804, 2017

Becoming ‘climate finance ready’: Peru’s experience

Anna Hickman of CDKN catches up with Alberto Paniagua Villagre, Executive Director of Profonanpe, to quiz him on his organisation’s success in becoming accredited to both the Adaptation Fund and Green Climate Fund.