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Side event held by the Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG) at SB 46

Work of the LEG in supporting the LDCs on adaptation


9 May 2017, 18:30-20:00, Room Bonn


The Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG) organizes side events during the SB/COP sessions to discuss the experiences and progress made by the least developed countries (LDCs) in addressing adaptation, and the support provided to them. This side event will focus on the process to formulate and implement national adaptation plans (NAPs) and on the national adaptation programmes of action (NAPAs).

Topics for the event
a) Vision of the LEG in supporting adaptation in the LDCs;


b) Addressing the SDGs through NAPs (the NAP-SDG iFrame);


c) Progress on NAPs and experience in accessing funding from the GCF for NAPs


d) Development benefits of adaptation to climate change;


e) Support to the LDCs on adaptation and the Paris Agreement




Mr. Abias Huongo
Chair of the LEG


Mr. Gebru Jember
Chair of the LDC Group


Ms. Beth Lavender

Member of the LEG

Progress and support


Mr. Benjamin Karmorh



Mr. Clifford Polycarp
GCF Secretariat


Mr. Dustin Schinn

GEF Secretariat







Organization of work & background documents
pdf-icon  Programme

pdf-icon Presentation by the LEG

pdf-icon Presentation by Liberia

pdf-icon  Presentation by the GCF

pdf-icon Presentation by the GEF


Live interactive broadcast
Live broadcast via YouTube