Africa - Solutions for a Changing Climate
3 Side events on 3 and 5 december 2012 in Doha (Quatar)
Financing Climate Change : Africa’s Access to Convention Funds (3 december)
This side event will provide a forum for dialogue on current efforts to develop and operationalize the Green Climate Fund with a special focus on Africa. Donors, civil society and government officials will discuss their respective past experience with convention funds and provide concrete recommendations.
Transboundary Natural Resources Management in a Changing Climate - The Case of Shared Watersheds in Africa (5 december)
This side event will provide a forum for dialogue to take stock of the existing challenges and issues being faced in transboundary natural resources management within the context of climate change. Representatives from civil society and donor organizations will discuss their respective past experience and provide concrete recommendations.
Accounting for Climate Change Finance :
The Harmonized Approach of the Multilateral Development Banks Toward Adaptation and Mitigation Financing (5 december)
This side event will build awareness about the joint MDB harmonized approach to climate finance and tracking and reporting. Representatives from the African Development Bank, European Investment Bank, Asian Development Bank, Inter-American Development Bank, the World Bank and others will provide comments on the strengths and weaknesses of the harmonized approach while also interacting and discussing with the audience.