Blog & Publications


A newsletter dedicated to the activities of the AF NGO Network and around the implemented projects is published regularly. The AF NGO Network also publishes Reports on Adaptation Fund Board meetings, its activities in Doha and other AF material from its Network members.

AFN-Publications (Liste)

Newsletter December 2011
The Newsletter No.1 from December 2010 can be downloaded in English and Spanish.
Briefing Paper
Adaptation Fund under the KP
Mature for concrete implementation of projects and direct access
The briefing paper tries to supply the delegates from Least Developing Countries (LDC) with a clear view on the Adaptation Fund by explaining its key features and the processes how to best access the resources of the Fund.
AF in Copenhagen outcomes
This paper briefly outlines what happened in Copenhagen relevant to the Adaptation Fund (AF).
Discussion Paper
AF debate on post 2012 financial
A Copenhagen outcome should seek to strengthen the role of the Adaptation Fund, both through a strong and public support for the work of the AFB as well as a concrete amount of resources that would flow into the Fund as fast-track finance, but also through agreement on reliable finance mechanisms beyond 2013.
Briefing Paper
AF a model for the future
This briefing paper of Germanwatch and the IIED offers insight into its future potential as a model for adaptation finance by looking in detail at the Adaptation Fund's evolution.
Deckblatt: Germanwatch Flyer English
Who we are and what we want to achieve: “Observing, Analysing, Acting” under this motto Germanwatch has been engaged since 1991 for global equity and the preservation of livelihoods.
Discussion Paper
Making the AF work for the most vulnerable people
A Germanwatch and „Brot für die Welt“ Discussion Paper
This paper is a first discussion input by Germanwatch and Bread for the World which assesses potential approaches how to address the most vulnerable in the work of the Adaptation Fund.
Mit Exkurs NRW
Die ärmsten Länder trifft der Klimawandel am stärksten. Doch auch in Deutschland zeigen nicht nur Herbststürme, die im Januar Osterglocken abknicken, dass sich hier einiges ändert. Zahlreiche Ökosysteme sehen sich schon jetzt durch den bereits spürbaren Wandel herausgefordert.