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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 discuss experiences & progress made by the LDCs in addressing adaptation, and the support provided to them. It 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.

 Speakers

Introduction

 

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

Liberia

 

Mr. Clifford Polycarp
GCF Secretariat

 

Mr. Dustin Schinn

GEF Secretariat

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Organization of work & background documents
pdf-icon Programme (364 kB)
 
Presentations

pdf-icon Presentation by the LEG (1377 kB)

pdf-icon Presentation by Liberia (761 kB)

pdf-icon Presentation by the GCF (307 kB)

pdf-icon Presentation by the GEF (2322 kB)

 

 
Live interactive broadcast
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