SC 10.1 Finance for adaptation

Thursday 12 May, 08.45 – 10.30, Antwerp Room

Chair Swenja Surminski, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom
Rapporteur Ben Pieterse, HZ University of Applied Sciences, the Netherlands

Private finance for adaptation: what does it mean in practice?
Mark Redwood, International Development Research Centre, Canada

International adaptation finance: why the numbers don’t add up and what to do about it
Romain Weikmans, Brown University, USA

Financing tools for urban adaptation to climate change impacts
Alexia Leseur, Institute for Climate Economics (I4CE), France

Private sector investments in a changing climate: resilient rice value chain development in Uganda
Angie Dazé, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), Switzerland

Mobilising private adaptation finance: developed countries’ perspectives and experiences
Pieter Pauw, German Development Institute, Germany