Training Workshop on Managing Project Preparation for Climate Change Adaptation

Seminar / Training workshop

Training Workshop on Managing Project Preparation for Climate Change Adaptation

Bangkok, Thailand
EVENT DATE: 11 September 2017 to 15 September 2017
ORGANISER: AIT, UNDP

DATE OF ENTRY

08 August 2017

This training programme aims to develop skills that are essential for engaging in or supervising the preparation of bankable climate change adaptation projects that effectively address the most important adaptation needs, while attending to the requirements of specific international financial institutions. 

These skills include:

  • Prioritising adaptation needs according to environmental and socio-economic criteria
  • Identifying financing sources and their requirements
  • Understanding and complying with fiduciary requirements of international financial institutions (e.g. procurement, financial management, economic and financial analysis, financial and operational sustainability, risk assessment and risk management)

The methodology and training materials for the workshop have been developed under the USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific project.

The training programme is offered under the umbrella of the Climate Change Asia initiative (http://www.cca.ait.asia/)

Target Audience:

The target audience for the training programme is policy and technical staff from national governments, non-governmental organisations, academia and the private sector who are involved in national adaptation planning process and/or development of project proposals on climate change adaptation, or will perform such tasks in the future.

The training programme is limited to 25 participants consisting of 15 fully-funded and 10 self-funded. Self-funded participants will have to cover travel and accommodation expenses. However, course fee, meals, and training materials will be provided free of charge.

Programme Website:

For information on application process and forms, course contents, and agenda, visit the training programme website here: https://aitrrcap.wixsite.com/projprep

Alternative Links:

Download the Application Form here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1N4-V_CyuiaWUNGRW9UZlE0TkE/view?usp=sharing

Download the Concept Note here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B1N4-V_CyuiabmhLWENXWm5sVlE/view?usp=sharing

Deadline:

The deadline for application is 18 August 2017.

Contact for inquiries: Armen.Rostomyan@rrcap.ait.asia , lyan.villacorta@rrcap.ait.asia , ormuhammad.haroon@alumni.ait.asia