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Compendium on Methods & Tools Provides key information on available frameworks, methods and tools, and their special features. It is designed to assist Parties and other potential users in selecting the most appropriate methodology for assessments of impacts and vulnerability, and preparing for adaptation to climate change
Database on ecosystem-based approaches to Adaptation An initiative under the Nairobi work programme to provide examples of ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation, supplementing information to FCCC/SBSTA/ 2011/INF.8, mandated by the SBSTA at its thirty-fourth session under the Naiorbi work programme
Database on best practices and available tools for the use of indigenous and traditional knowledge and practices for adaptation Case studies on best practices and available tools for the use of indigenous and traditional knowledge and practices for adaptation as inputs for the technical paper mandated in paragraph 17 of FCCC/SBSTA/2013/3.
Database on the application of gender-sensitive approaches and tools for understanding and assessing impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change Case studies on the application of gender-sensitive approaches and tools for understanding and assessing impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change as inputs for the technical paper mandated in paragraph 17 of FCCC/SBSTA/2013/3.
NWP Adaptation practices interface A web-based interface providing information on exisiting adaptation practices, requested by SBSTA (FCCC/SBSTA/2006/11) (paragraph 59)) and updated for the thirtieth session of the SBSTA
NWP Information on data and observations Provides links, as requested by the SBSTA, to exisiting efforts to identify, describe, apply and make accesible terrestrial, atmospheric and oceanic data and available climatic and relevant nonclimatic data and information, including socio-economic information and data on climate change impacts
NWP Partners and Pledges database  Provides easy-to-access resources on:
  • All Nairobi work programme partners
  • Action pledges for adaptation practices made to the Nairobi work programme by partners as well as updates of the results of action under these pledges
  • Adaptation experts, as identified by partners under the Nairobi work programme
Private Sector Initiative - database of action on adaptation Online database featuring good practices and profitable climate change adaptation activities being undertaken by private companies
UNFCCC Local coping strategies database Provides detailed information on long-standing coping strategies/mechanisms, knowledge and experience from communities that have had to adapt specific hazards or climate conditions. This can help communities that may just be starting to experience such conditions, as a result of climate change
NWP partner's resources Further databases by NWP partners can be found here






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National Adaptation Programmes of Action - matters relating to the least developed countries / LDC Expert Group
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NAPA Priorities database

The NAPA Priorities database pages presents the list of ranked priority adaptation activities and projects, as well as short profiles of each activity or project, designed to facilitate the development of proposals for implementation. Projects are also arranged by sector

LDCF/NAPA Projects The LDCF/NAPA Projects database provide updated information on the status of implementation of NAPA projects under the LDCF
UNFCCC Local Coping Strategies Database Provides detailed information on long-standing coping strategies/mechanisms, knowledge and experience from communities that have had to adapt to specific hazards or climate conditions. This can help communities that may just be starting to experience such conditions, as a result of climate change


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Loss and Damage
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Examples of existing institutional arrangements and measures in addressing loss and damage associated with climate change impacts

Provides information provided by 40 organizations during the summer of 2013 on different ways in which organizations are currently responding to the increasingly challenging risks of loss and damage associated with the adverse effects of climate change



 



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