Climate Finance Integrity Talk: Johannesburg/ Ensuring Climate Finance Effectiveness in Africa

As part of Transparency International's global series of Climate Finance Integrity Talks, Transparency International Kenya is teaming up with the Heinrich Böll Foundation and the Pan-African Climate Justice Alliance for three days of talks near Johannesburg

PROGRAMME:

Day 1

09:00 – 10:15

Welcome remarks, introductions and expectations

  • Mr Tigere Chagutah - Heinrich Böll Foundation Southern Africa
  • Ms. Layla Al-Zubaidi - Regional Director, Heinrich Böll Foundation Southern Africa
  • Mr Samuel Kimeu - Executive Director, Transparency International Kenya
  • Mr Mithika Mwenda - Secretary General, Pan African Climate Justice Alliance

10:45 – 11:30

The Global Climate Finance Architecture and Africa

  • Ms. Rashmi Mistry - Oxfam

11:30 – 12:15

Africa Climate Finance Readiness Outlook

  • Dr. Webster Whande - OneWorld Sustainable Investments

12:15 – 13:00

Civil Society and Climate Finance Governance in Africa

  • Ms. Masego Madzwamuse - Open Society Initiative for Southern Africa

14:00 – 14:45

Towards a Framework for National Climate Finance Governance in Africa

  • Prof. Richard Calland - Climate Finance Hub/ African Climate Development Initiative

14:45 – 15:30

Mapping Climate Finance Governance: The case of Kenya

  • Ms. Judy Ndichu - Transparency International Kenya

15:45 – 17:00

Panel discussion- How can civil society in Africa work with parliaments to strengthen each other’s role in monitoring public climate finance expenditure?

  • Ms. Nancy Basinyi-Kgengwenyane - Independent
  • Hon. Dr. Wilberforce Ottichilo – Member of Parliament, Kenya
  • Ms. Dorothy Tembo - Centre for Environmental Policy and Advocacy
  • Mr Rongai Chizema - Southern African Parliamentary Support Trust

Day 2

09:00 – 09:30

Recap of previous day

  • Ms. Kulthoum Omari - Heinrich Böll Foundation Southern Africa

09:30 – 10:30

Civil society participation in the governance of global climate funds

  • Mr. Augustine Njamnshi – BDCP Cameroon/ CSO Observer FCPF
  • Ms. Judy Ndichu - TI Kenya/ CSO Observer for Africa - SREP

10:30 – 11:15

Policy and institutional arrangements for civil society participation in national climate finance

governance - The case of the Adaptation Fund in Senegal

  • Mr. Déthié Soumaré Ndiaye - Centre de Suivi Ecologique

11:45 – 13:00

Panel discussion- Civil society participation in national climate finance governance: Experiences and lessons from the ground

  • Ms. Dorah Marema - GenderCC Southern Africa – Women for Climate Justice
  • Mr. Noah Zimba - Zambia Climate Change Network
  • Mr. Amos Wekesa – ViAFP/ Kenya Climate Finance Governance Network

14:00 – 14:45

Tools for capacity building and mechanisms for monitoring and oversight of national climate

finance delivery

  • Ms. Debra Gichio – Transparency International Kenya

14:45 – 15:30

Parallel Groups Defining criteria/ checklist for monitoring/tracking climate finance effectiveness

15:30 – 16:30

PlenaryReport back by Group Chairs

Nomination of overnight task team to consolidate group inputs

Day 3

09:00 – 09:15

Recap of previous day

  • Mr Tigere Chagutah - Heinrich Böll Foundational Southern Africa

09:15 – 10:00

PlenaryReport back from overnight task team on consolidated criteria/ checklist for monitoring/tracking climate finance effectiveness

10:00 – 10:45

Parallel regional groups - To discuss prospects for regional networks for monitoring

effectiveness of climate finance delivery (key challenges and opportunities)

11:00 - 11:45

Plenary report back by regional Group Chairs

11:45 – 12.15

Workshop overview and way forward

  • Mr Tigere Chagutah

12:15 – 12:30

Vote of thanks and close

  • Mr Mithika Mwenda

Event location

Address

Villa Paradiso Country Manor
Magaliesburg
South Africa

Contact Info

Email:
jndichu@tikenya.org

Event overview

Climate Finance Integrity Talk: Johannesburg/ Ensuring Climate Finance Effectiveness in Africa

21 - 23 May 2013
Event image
Event type:
Conference
Event starts:
21 May 2013
Event ends:
23 May 2013
Language:
English
Transparency International participants:
Judy Ndichu (TI Kenya) Alice Harrison (TI secretariat) Lisa Elges (TI secretariat), Paul Banoba (TI secretariat), Tapiwa Uchizi Nyasulu (TI secretariat)
Organised by:
Transparency International Kenya, Heinrich Böll Foundation and the Pan-African Climate Justice Alliance

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