Targeting grassroots and local organizations primarily from Northeastern Thailand. RRC.AP convened a workshop on “Capacity Building Programme on Developing Project Proposals for Climate Change Adaptation and the Green Climate Fund Simplified Approval Process” in Bangkok on13-17 May 2019 to build the capacity of stakeholders in developing climate change adaptation projects aimed at a multitude of donors including the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives, Thai Environment Fund, Thai Research Fund, and international sources such as the Green Climate Fund. Over the course of one week, the trainees were able to elaborate four concrete draft adaptation project ideas.
Resource persons from various AIT partners and development agencies contributed to the success of the event. These agencies included high-level officers from the Thai Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning, Canadian Embassy in Thailand, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, and Green Climate Fund among others.