2015 Report on the 28th meeting of the Least Developed Countries Expert Group

This is a report on the 28th meeting of the Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG), held in Antananarivo, Madagascar, from 12 to 16 September 2015. At the meeting, the LEG reviewed progress on the implementation of its work programme for 2015, with a focus on the following activities:

  • status of implementation of the national adaptation programmes of action (NAPAs)
  • status of the process to formulate and implement national adaptation plans (NAPs)
  • technical guidance and support for the process to formulate and implement NAPs, including regional training workshops; outreach on NAPAs and the process to formulate and implement NAPs
  • gender considerations in adaptation planning and implementation in the least developed countries
  • monitoring and evaluation of the process to formulate and implement NAPs
  • best practices and lessons learned; support of coherence and synergy of adaptation under the Convention
  • mobilization of organizations, regional centres and networks
  • interaction with the Global Environment Facility and its agencies and with the Green Climate Fund 

The document concludes with a stocktaking of the work programme of the LEG for the period 2011–2015.