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Thirteenth meeting of the Adaptation Committee (AC13)
 

The meeting will take place in Bonn, Germany from 27 February to 2 March 2018.
Venue: UN Campus, Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1, AHH, Room EG F-U-230

Documentation prepared for, presentations at, and summary of outcomes from, the thirteenth meeting of the Adaptation Committee (AC13) by agenda item
1. Opening and welcome

2. Adoption of the agenda

Documentation:

pdf-icon AC/2018/1 (222 kB) - Provisional agenda and annotations

 

3. Election of the Co-Chair

 

4. Organization of work

 

5. Overarching coherence

5. (a) Mapping of adaptation relevant mandates

Documentation:

pdf-icon AC/2018/2 (170 kB) - Relevant adaptation-related outcomes from the 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties and the 47th sessions of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice and the Subsidiary Body for Implementation, Bonn, Germany, November 2017

 

5. (b) Recent collaboration with other adaptation-related institutional arrangements under the Convention

 

 

 

6. Work of the Adaptation Committee’s working group on the Technical Examination Process on Adaptation (TEP-A)

Documentation:

pdf-icon AC/2018/3 (313 kB) - Concept note on the Technical Examination Process on Adaptation

 

7. Technical support and guidance to the Parties on adaptation action

7. (a) Adaptation Committee Task Force on National Adaptation Plans

 

7. (b) Technical paper on long-term adaptation planning

Documentation:

pdf-icon AC/2018/4 (381 kB) - Technical paper on long-term adaptation planning

 

 7. (c) Overview of existing partnerships providing technical support on adaptation
 
 7. (d) Inventory of ongoing work on monitoring and evaluation of adaptation

 

7. (e) Meeting to exchange views on national adaptation goals/indicators and how they relate to indicators/goals for sustainable development and for disaster risk reduction in the context of the Sendai Framework

Documentation:

pdf-icon AC/2018/5 (273 kB) - Concept note on a meeting to exchange views on national adaptation goals/indicators and how they relate to indicators/goals for sustainable development and for disaster risk reduction in the context of the Sendai Framework

7. (f) Report on various approaches to adaptation

Documentation:

AC/2018/6 - Draft report on various approaches to adaptation, such as community-based adaptation and ecosystem-based adaptation, taking into account livelihoods and economic diversification

 

8. Technical support and guidance to the Parties on means of implementation

8. (a) Workshop to advance the understanding and overcome challenges relating to:

          (i) The establishment of national entities for direct access

          (ii) Accessing the readiness programme for adaptation of the Green Climate Fund

 

8. (b) Workshop to advance the engagement of the private sector in adaptation

Documentation:

AC/2018/7 - Concept note on a workshop to advance the engagement of the private sector in adaptation

9. Flexible workplan of the Adaptation Committee for 2019-2021

Documentation:

AC/2018/8 - Initiating considerations on the flexible workplan of the Adaptation Committee for 2019-2021

10. Awareness-raising, outreach and sharing of information: Adaptation Forum

Documentation:

AC/2018/9 - Concept note on the Adaptation Committee’s 2018 Adaptation Forum

 

11. Organization of intersessional work

 

12. Dates for future meetings

 

13. Any other matters

 

14. Closure of the meeting.
Information on observer participation

The AC acknowledges and welcomes the active participation of observers in its meetings.

The COP, by decision 2/CP.17, decided that the meetings of the Adaptation Committee shall be open to attendance by admitted observer organizations, except where otherwise decided by the Adaptation Committee, with a view to encouraging a balanced representation of observers from Annex I Parties and from non-Annex I Parties.

Notifications (also available here):

Other relevant documents
pdf-icon lmportant logistical information for observers
Contact: AC@unfccc.int
Organization of work
pdf-icon Schedule of work
(111 kB) (as of 7 February 2018)
 

SKYPE BROADCAST
AC 13, 27 February- 02 March

pdf-icon Schedule of work, including Skype broadcast links (145 kB)