• 07
    Nov
    2017
Side event
LEG Side Event SBI 47 - Work of the LEG in supporting the LDCs on adaptation

Time:

18:30 - 20:00

Room:

Meeting room 9

Venue:

United Nations Campus

City:

Bonn

Country:

Germany

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  

  1. Vision of the LEG in supporting adaptation in the LDCs;
  2. Addressing the SDGs through NAPs (the NAP-SDG iFrame);
  3. Progress on NAPs and experience in accessing funding from the GCF for NAPs;
  4. Development benefits of adaptation to climate change;
  5. Support to the LDCs on adaptation and the Paris Agreement.

 Speakers  

Introduction

Progress and support

Mr. Abias Huongo
Chair of the LEG
Ms. Sofia Del Castillo
Argentina
Mr. Gebru Jember
Chair of the LDC Group
Mr. Alpha Jallow
The Gambia
Mr. Adérito Santana
Member of the LEG
Mr. Pa Ousman Jarju
GCF Secretariat
  Ms. Chizuru Aoki
GEF Secretariat

Language:

English