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The Adaptation Fund NGO Network is a coalition of civil society organisations (CSOs) engaging in discussions and debates on the Adaptation Fund's policies and closely following the planning and implementation of the Fund's projects. The Network's aim is to support those most vulnerable to climate change and ensure their benefit from the Adaptation Fund. This is why it works on strengthening transparent and participative processes within the Fund. The Network aims to ensure the effective engagement of civil society not only at Fund level, but also at the local level, throughout project planning and implementation. Making the Adaptation Fund work for the most vulnerable communities will strongly rely on the input and engagement of global civil society. >>> more 'About us'

News

Paper
30 October 2014
Cover Implementations for AF
There are discussions among some developing countries concerned with the lack of resources available for the AF, as well as in the Adaptation Fund Board. One theoretical option might be to re-designate the AF as an operating entity of the financial mechanism, which has been discussed during COP18. In response to the query, this paper briefly describes the available options how to do this and its potential merits and limits, both in terms of its practicality but also the political desirability and implications on the governance arrangements related to the AF Board.
Article
31 August 2014
Platzhalter Blog AFN
First Pan-African Workshop to support domestic institutions accessing climate finance
From 1st to 4th July the CDKN, Heinrich Boell Foundation, NEMA – the National Environment Management Authority of Kenya and the Secretariat of the Adaptation Fund (AF) organized a workshop that brought together existing and prospective accredited agencies under the Adaptation Fund (AF) and practitioners and experts of domestic climate change funds.
Workshop
30 August 2014
Cover Presentation Caribbean Regional Hub
Report & Presentations
In June 2014 at the sidelines of the Standing Committee on Finance Forum and the Climate Investment Funds Stakeholder Forum, PANOS Caribbean (Jamaica) organized a 2 day workshop to launch the Caribbean Regional Hub under the Adaptation Fund NGO Network. Below are the presentations held by PANOS, Germanwatch, the Adaptation Fund and other participants of the workshops.
Newsletter
08 July 2014
Cover Newsletter June 2014
The newsletter dedicated to the activities of the AF NGO Network and around the implemented projects is published regularly. The newsletter No. 7 from June 2014 can be downloaded here.
Newsletter
16 October 2013
Cover AFN-Newsletter Nr. 6
The Newsletter No 6. from September 2013 can be downloaded in English and Spanish.
Meetings
12 October 2013
Talking Action Points
A proposal of the AF NGO Network
To protect itself against corruptions misappropriations and misuses of its resources during the implementation of projects it has funded, the AF needs to set up a mechanism that can alert investiga
Briefing Paper
16 August 2013
Cover Briefing 14th Meeting AFB
This briefing paper summarises the key issues that are on the agenda of the 14th meeting of the Adaptation Fund Board.
Meetings
16 August 2013
Cover Report 14th Meeting of the AFB
The 14th meeting of the Adaptation Fund Board took place in June 2011. Please find below the report that summarises the key decisions taken during the meeting.

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Supported by BMUB

The Adaptation Fund NGO Network has been financially supported by the International Climate Initiative (IKI). The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) supports this initiative on the basis of a decision adopted by the German Bundestag.