The Adaptation Fund brings together stakeholders to share perspectives and updates on adaptation finance trends and their strategic implications for enhancing the ambition and implementation of adaptation finance to maximize impact, including through the Fund’s new Medium-term Strategy.

Speakers include representatives of the Adaptation Fund, the IPCC, climate funds and recipient countries.

This event takes place in Room Bonn at the World Conference Center Bonn and is open to accredited participants in the Bonn Climate Change Conference only.

Objective

This side event presents recent updates and trends in adaptation finance and showcases new strategic directions for enhancing the ambition and impact of adaptation finance, including the Adaptation Fund’s new Medium-term Strategy for the period 2023 – 2027.

Preliminary programme

11 June 2022, 11:30 – 13:00 (CEST), Room Bonn

11:40-11:50

Scene-setting presentation: Context of adaptation finance state and trends

  • Richard Klein, Senior Research Fellow & Team Leader International Climate Risk and Adaptation, Stockholm Environment Institute