Regional Technical Expert Meetings on Adaptation

Decision 13/CP.23

At its 23rd session, the COP invited Parties  and  non-Party  stakeholders  to  organize regional  technical  expert  meetings, building on existing regional climate action events, as appropriate, with a view to examining  specific  finance,  technology  and  capacity-building  resources  necessary  to  scale  up  actions  in regional  contexts, including  through  regional  mitigation  and  adaptation  initiatives,  and  to  provide  their  reports  thereon  to  the  secretariat  as  input  to  the  technical  examination processes.

This page contains information on the different regional expert meetings on adaptation held so far.


2018 Regional TEM-A reports

Event Country Theme Date Report
2nd Global Adaptation Network Forum Abu Dhabi, The United Arab Emirates Climate-induced migration, resilience among small island developing states, and bringing adaptation solutions to people with disabilities 20-21 March Click here* >>
Asia Pacific Climate Week Singapore, Singapore Adaptation and climate-resilient initiatives in coastal zones management 10-13 July Click here >>
Asia-Pacific Regional TEM The Nexus Approach Seoul, Republic of Korea Nexus approach and its potential as a tool to balance mitigation and adaptation (food-water-energy nexus) 16-20 July
Click here >>
27th Asia Pacific Climate Seminar/ Regional TEM Tokyo, Japan National adaptation goals/indicators and their relationship with the Sustainable Development Goals and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 26 July Click here >>
Latin America and the Caribbean Climate Week Montevideo, Uruguay Adaptation planning for vulnerable groups, communities and ecosystems 20-23 August Click here >>
6th Asia Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum – Hosted by the Philippines and Republic of Palau Manila, Philippines Focus on (i) resilience of social and human systems, (ii) resilience of natural systems, (iii) resilience of industry and the built environment, and (iv) resilience of island communities 17-19 October Click here >>
Climate Resilience Roadshows
A series of interactive dialogues that focus on what works, what doesn’t, and what we do not know yet regarding structuring programmes to promote resilience building at scale. 2 July
10 July
16 October
30 October
7 November

* This regional TEM-A report has been extracted from the comprehensive GAN Forum report.