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2012 Adaptation Film Festival

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The Adaptation Knowledge Platform, the Asia Pacific Adaptation Network and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in cooperation with the Media Alliance is organizing the Adaptation Film Festival at the Second Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum, 12 -13 March 2012, Bangkok, Thailand, to showcase original films that are entertainingand offer an informative insight into climate change adaptation.


  • The Film Festival is open to individuals and agencies.
  • There is no entry fee.
  • Entries should capture practices in adaptation, adaptation strategies and capacities.
  • The video/film must have been produced before 30 September 2011.
  • The preferred total run time of the video/film cannot be less than 10 minutes and exceed 90 minutes
  • Other specifications: file size-100 MB to 600 MB, provide media file extension (.avi, .flv, .mp4, .wmv) and resolution formats (640 * 480).
  • Any video/film in a language other than English must have English subtitles.
  • Multiple submissions are acceptable, but  the same film should not be submitted separately by multiple entrants.
  • Participants are encouraged to register in the website  and after suucessful registration, an username and parrword will be sent to the participants to upload the video for  the competetion.Entries must be uploaded to by 11:59 PM (PST) on Friday, 30 September, 2011. Late entries will not be accepted.
 Winners  Judges
  1. DevTV and the UNDP Asia-pacific Regional Centre- Hard Rain.

     Click Here to View the Video

  2. Juan Miguel Ocampo, University of Philippines, Diliman, Habol Hinga (Catch a Breath) 

    Click Here to View the Video

  3. Atiq Rahman, Bangladesh Center for Advanced Studies, Building Resilience of the Coastal Communities in Bangladesh 

    Click Here to View the Video




1. Mozaharul Alam, Regional Climate Change Coordinator, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific, Thailand

2.. Louis Label, Director, Unit for Social and Environmental Research, Chiang Mai University Thailand

3.. Craig Hobbs, The Media Alliance, Asia-Pacific Media Alliance for Social Awareness, Singapore  

4 Amara Bains, The Media Alliance, Asia-Pacific Media Alliance for Social Awareness, Singapore 

5.Roopa Rakshit, Senior Knowledge Management/ Communications Officer, Adaptation Knowledge Platform for Asia, AIT-UNEP RRCAP, Thailand                                              


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