Release date: Sep 24 2013
At the opening of the Fifth Session of the Governing Body of the International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture (ITPGR), the Government of Norway announced a pledge of $23.7 million to manage food crops and promote food security and adaptation to climate change impacts....
Release date: Sep 16 2013
The 16th BASIC Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change brought together representatives from Brazil, India, South Africa and China, who adopted a joint statement reaffirming that the process and outcome of the Durban Platform for Enhanced Action (ADP) should be guided by, and be in full accordance...
Release date: Sep 12 2013
The Work Programme on Long Term Finance Wrap-Up Event, organized by the UNFCCC Secretariat, brought together approximately 100 participants representing, inter alia, developed and developing countries, multilateral development banks (MDBs), the private sector and civil society. The event took place...
Release date: Sep 11 2013
The Global Environment Facility (GEF) convened the second meeting of the negotiations for the sixth replenishment of the GEF, bringing together representatives from 29 donor countries, four non-donor recipient countries, civil society, GEF agencies, Trustee, the Scientific and Technical Advisory...
Release date: Aug 20 2013
The Second Meeting of Experts on Long-term Finance (LTF) focused on aspects of the extended work programme on LTF under the UNFCCC. Participants made good progress on the topics of focus of the thematic sessions. However, it was recognized that more work remains to be done on defining climate...
Release date: Aug 7 2013
  Opportunities for new and innovative climate financing, including through the private sector and the blending of public and private funds, will be a topic of focus at the August 2013 ADAPT Asia-Pacific supported workshop in New Delhi, India. The upcoming regional workshop on “Options for an...
Release date: Jul 31 2013
The USAID ADAPT Asia-Pacific project held its Second Annual Meeting on 3-4 June 2013 in Nadi, Fiji, in collaboration with the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat (PIFS) and Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP). Around 110 participants attended the meeting – comprising...
Release date: Jul 31 2013
The USAID funded ADAPT Asia-Pacific project seeks to continually enhance vulnerable countries in the Asia-Pacific region to access climate change adaptation financing through technical assistance, knowledge sharing and capacity building activities. One of the project’s beneficiaries, Mr. Ali...
Release date: Jul 29 2013
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has released the second edition of its publication titled 'Stakeholder Engagement in Preparing Investments Plans for the Climate Investment Funds,' which uses a case-study approach to examine how stakeholder engagement was carried out in the preparation of...
Release date: Jul 17 2013
Participants at the First Meeting of Experts on Long-term Finance (LTF) considered possible pathways for mobilizing scaled-up climate finance, parameters for identifying such pathways, and enabling environments and policy frameworks in the context of mobilization and effective deployment of climate...

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