ADAPTATION FUND BOARD TO BE HOSTED IN BONN
The Adaptation Fund Board (AFB) accepted the offer by Germany to confer legal capacity and host the AFB in Bonn. The latest meeting of the AFB took place on 16-18 November 2009, in Bonn, Germany. Additional AFB actions included: adoption of Operational Policies and Guidelines; approval of the creation of a standing Accreditation Panel for accrediting the proposed National Implementing Entities (NIE) and Multilateral Implementing Entities (MIE); agreeing to issue a call for experts to serve on the Panel; and inviting the Kyoto Protocol parties to submit nominations for National Implementing Entities (NIEs) for accreditation and to access fund resources directly.
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Adaptation Fund press release, 18 November 2009