2016 Report on the 29th meeting of the Least Developed Countries Expert Group

The 29th meeting of the Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG) was held in Dili, Timor-Leste, from 15 to 19 March 2016. The LEG worked on the following at the meeting: developing its first two-year rolling work programme for 2016–2017 under its new mandate; exploring ways to address specific mandates provided by the Conference of the Parties in relation to the Paris Agreement; discussing with the secretariat of the Green Climate Fund how best to support developing countries in accessing funding from it for the process to formulate and implement national adaptation plans; discussing with the Global Environment Facility and its agencies their continued collaboration in providing support to the least developed countries; and discussing with the Government of Timor-Leste its efforts to address climate change adaptation.