The GCCA+ flagship initiative has undergone over the last months a thorough independent global evaluation. The final report is now available. It will be used to refine and strengthen the GCCA+ action over the coming years. A summary of the evaluation and a french version are also available.
The Local Climate Adaptive Living Facility (LoCAL) of the UN Capital Development Fund provides a country-based mechanism
to increase awareness and response to climate change at the local level, integrate climate change adaptation into local
The Intra ACP GCCA Programme has undergone a thorough independent Mid-term Evaluation covering the implementation period 2010-2014. The final report is now available. It is used to refine and strengthen the Intra ACP GCCA actions over the coming years.
Organised byEuropean Commission – Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA)
Through the GCCA and geographical programmes, the EU provides assistance for
climate change across the world with a special focus on LDCs and SIDs.
The EU is thriving to make climate change support effective, helping
government partners to integrate climate change into national development
planning and budgeting and piloting budget support. In doing so, it ensures
full alignment with country's strategies and systems and long-term
institutional strengthening. Through this focus, the EU is also helping
countries increasing their absorptive capacities and preparing to receive
long-term climate change finance, paving the way for long-term climate
compatible development. It also serves as catalyst to further integrate
climate change into EU regular development aid, thereby creating a multiplier
As the future of the GCCA is being shaped, the side event will bring to the
table voices from developing countries on early results, lessons learned and
priorities for the next years.
This paper reviews recent and on-going EU experience in the design and implementation of budget support programmes benefiting EU partner countries that are vulnerable to climate change, particularly though the Global Climate Change Alliance (GCCA) initiative.
The GCCA+ will hold a side event at the 20th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in Lima on 8th December 2014 from 15:30 to 17:30 at the EU Pavillon - Room Brussels.