• 21
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  • 22
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Forum
2014 Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance

Time:

09:00 - 19:00

Venue:

Montego Bay

City:

Montego Bay

Country:

Jamaica

Mobilizing Adaptation Finance
 

Date: 21 to 22 June 2014
Venue: Montego Bay, Jamaica
Partner: The 2014 Forum of the Standing Committee on Finance was held back to back with the
CIF 2014 Partnership Forum.

Index to Sessions

Click on links to access each forum session, with presentations and biographies

Day 1

Opening:

Session 1:

Session 2:

Session 3:

Session 4:

Day 2

Session 7:

Session 8:

Parallel Group 1

Parallel Group 2

Session 10:

Parallel Group 3

Parallel Group 4

Session 12:

● Opening plenary >>

● Setting the scene: overview of adaptation finance >>

●  Adaptation planning and policies >>

●  Mobilizing public finance for adaptation >>

●  Mobilizing private finance for adaptation >>

 

●  Setting the stage >>

 

●  Building and infrastructure, settlements, urban areas/cities >>

●  Water management, human health >>

 

●  Agriculture, land-use and sustainable forest management, ecosystems >>

●  Energy, transport, industrial development >>

●  Summary and conclusions >>

Full programme of the Forum
Click on icons for pictures  and biographies  of speakers

 

21 June, Day 1:   National-level adaptation finance options

Opening

Opening plenary

09:00 - 09:40

Welcoming the participants and opening the forum

Facilitators

  • Ms. Diann Black-Layne  and Mr. Stefan Schwager
    SCF Co-chairs

Presenters

  • Mr. Jeffery Spooner
    Head of Agency, Meteorological Service
    Ministry of Water, Land, Environment & Climate Change, Jamaica

     Remarks (110 kB)

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  • Ms. Christiana Figueres
    UNFCCC Executive Secretary
    Video message

  •  

  • Ms. Asha Bobb-Semple
    on behalf of the UNDP Resident Representative
     Remarks (558 kB)

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  • Mr. Steven Shalita
    Senior Communications Officer, Administrative Unit, Climate Investment Funds
     Remarks (109 kB)

 

Session 1

Setting the scene: overview of adaptation finance

09:40 - 10:20

SCF in collaboration with the AC: The state of adaptation finance: practices, issues, and opportunities

Facilitators

  • Ms. Diann Black-Layne and Mr. Stefan Schwager
    SCF co-chairs

Presenters

 

Session 2

Adaptation planning and policies

10:20 - 11:30

Integrating adaptation into national planning processes, building resilience and generating investor confidence

Facilitator

  • Mr. Clifford Mahlung
    Adaptation Committee representative

Presenters

Discussion

 

Session 3

Mobilizing public finance for adaptation

11:45 - 13:00

Overview of public financial instruments at global, regional and national levels and their use to support adaptation activities

Facilitator

  • Mr. Hussein Alfa (Seyni) Nafo
    SCF Member

Presenters

Discussion

 

Session 4

Mobilizing private finance for adaptation

14:15 - 15:30

Identifying private finance options for adaptation activities:
Financial market instruments; innovative financing, micro-finance, micro-insurance etc.

Facilitator

  • Mr. Stefan Agne
    SCF Member

Presenters

Discussion



22 June, Day 2:   Mobilizing finance in specific sectors

Session 7

Setting the stage

09:00 - 09:30

Facilitators

  • Ms. Diann Black-Layne and Mr. Stefan Schwager
    SCF Co-chairs

Presenters

 

Session 8

Parallel Group 1: Building and infrastructure, settlements, urban areas/cities

09:30 - 12:00

Facilitator

  • Mr. Stefan Agne
    SCF Member

Presenters

Discussion

 

Session 8

Parallel group 2: Water management, human health

09:30 - 12:00

Facilitator

  • Mr. Zaheer Fakir
    Chief Policy Adviser, International Relations and Governance
    Department of Environmental Affairs, South Africa

Presenters

Discussion

 

Session 10

Parallel group 3: Agriculture, land-use and sustainable forest management, ecosystems

13:45 - 16:15

Facilitator

  • Mr. Raymond Landveld
    SCF Member

Presenters

Discussion

 

Session 10

Parallel group 4: Energy, transport, industrial development

13:45 - 16:15

Facilitator

  • Mr. Syed Mujtaba Hussein
    Director General and Special Assistant to the Minister, Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms, Pakistan

Presenters

Discussion

 

Session 12

Summary and conclusions

17:00 - 18:00

Facilitators

  • Ms. Diann Black-Layne and Mr. Stefan Schwager
    SCF co-chairs

Presenter

  • Hon. Ian Hayles
    Minister of State, Government of Jamaica

Opening session

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Session 1

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Session 2

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Session 3 

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Sesssion 4

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Session 8

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Language:

English