Technical Examination Process on Adaptation (TEP-A) Launch 2020

The Chairs of the Subsidiary Bodies and the Co-Chairs of the Adaptation Committee will broadcast a video to formally launch the 2020 Technical Examination Process on Adaptation (TEP-A), which will focus on the topic of Education and training, public participation and youth to enhance adaptation action. As the first element of the TEP-A, the video will offer the […]

Experts to meet in Bonn to Drive Forward Action on Adaptation Finance

Accessible, adequate, and predictable finance is critical for developing and implementing adaptation action, from the local to the regional level, around the globe. Leading authorities on adaptation and finance will convene in Bonn on 25 and 26 June for the 2019 technical expert meeting on adaptation (TEM-A) to survey the adaptation finance landscape and discuss […]

Facebook Live event on the TEM-A 2018

Check out our Facebook Live event, discussing how to boost resilience to climate change impacts for the most vulnerable people on the planet with our Moderator Musonda Mumba. Panelists are Valerie Kapos, UN Environment, Donna Lagdameo, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, Ndivile Mokoena, Gendercc Southern Africa – Women For Climate Justice Network, Jaime Revenaz-Webbe, CTCN and […]

Webcast for the 2018 Technical Expert Meetings on Adaptation

The topic for the 2018 TEP-A is “Adaptation planning for vulnerable groups, communities and ecosystem” and is split up in three parts. The webcast links are below: Day 1, 9 May, 10:00-12:00 – link Day 1, 9 May, 15:00-19:00 – link Day 2, 10 May, 10:00-12:00 – link Please find more information on the agenda here.

Video summary – TEM-A 2017

In the global effort to build resilient societies, 2015 was a landmark year: the world witnessed the creation of three international frameworks—the Paris Agreement, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction—intended to steer the planet towards a secure and sustainable future. The international community was then faced with the […]

Opening address by UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed

The UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina J. Mohammed, has recorded an opening address for the 2017 Technical Expert Meeting on Adaptation. The topic of the meeting is “Integrating climate change adaptation with the Sustainable Development Goals and the Sendai Framework on Disaster Risk Reduction”. “The Paris Agreement, the 2030 Agenda and the Sendai Framework are intrinsically linked. […]