Adaptation Finance Fellowship Programme (AFFP)

After the first successful kick-off of the Adaptation Finance Fellowship Programme (AFFP) beginning of 2017, the FS-UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance and the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) have opened the second call for 18 fellowships for professionals from developing and emerging countriesfor the AFFP – Linking Research, Policy and Business, funded by the International Development Research Centre (IDRC).

Fellowships (September 2018 – February 2020) include:

  • Participation in a Frankfurt School Development Finance e-Campus online certification course for climate adaptation professionals, the “Certified Expert in Climate Adaptation Finance (CECAF)”.
  • Participation in workshops and academies in Frankfurt and Bangkok, as well as webinars.
  • Access to a mentorship programme and tutoring with internationally recognised experts in climate & adaptation finance.
  • Networking with other fellows and experts from around the world.
  • Researchers only: non-refundable grant to conduct research on climate adaptation finance and publication opportunities.
  • Business / Policy only: participation in academies on leadership skills in Frankfurt.

All activities during the AFFP are free of charge. More information and the application form are available at

For more information on the Certified Expert in Climate Adaptation Finance (CECAF), offered by Frankfurt School Development Finance e-Campus, please refer to the following website:

Please contact Mr. Jonas Hernán Fleer ( for theBusiness or Policy Track and Ms. Kornnadda Kittivorapoom ( for theResearch Track if you have any questions.

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