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Regional focus

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Adaptation delivery activity

NWP work area

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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

Regional writeshops

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Education
Knowledge management
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research

Regular capacity building activities under the framework of the Conference of Meteorological and Hydrological National Services (HMNS) in Ibero-America

Iberoamerican Network of Climate Change Bureaus (RIOCC)

Caribbean and Central America
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Training
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling

Reorganising and repackaging the IDS ‘Networks and Knowledge Services’ in a way that recognises and addresses a number of core needs and objectives identified by the Nairobi work programme

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

All regions
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research

Research on tropical forests and climate change adaptation

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Researching and Assessing the Adaptive Capacity of Coastal Zones and Practical Adaptation Options in the Least Developed Countries / Small Island Developing States (LDCs/SIDS)

Oxford University Centre for the Environment (OUCE)

Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Disaster risk reduction
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Research
Socio-economic information

Resilient Cities 2010

Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI)

All regions
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Responding to climate-related emergencies

World Food Programme (WFP)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Climate related risks and extreme events

Return on Experience for Enhanced Integrated Prevention (REX-INTEGRATED-PREVENTION)

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

Europe
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Review future and capacity building programmes to assure that they allocate human and other resources to the development of technologies, know-how and practices for adaptation, and to their dissemination to relevant stakeholders

START (Global Change SysTem for Analysis Research and Training)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Training
Technologies for adaptation

Review of Adaptation Action

Adaptation Partnership (AP)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
South America
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Tourism
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Reviewing findings and outcomes, and promoting information exchanges, from the projects, as they are implemented

Iberoamerican Network of Climate Change Bureaus (RIOCC)

Caribbean and Central America
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Training
Adaptation planning and practices

Scaling Up Community Based Adaptation in Nepal

Local Initiatives for Biodiversity, Research and Development (LI-BIRD)

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research

Scaling up local and community-based projects to reduce vulnerability

World Food Programme (WFP)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Sea level rise and extremes monitoring and prediction through the Global Ocean Observing System

UNESCO - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)

All regions
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Monitoring and evaluation
Other
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations

Seek opportunities and partnerships to build capacity for the use of vulnerability and adaptation assessment methods and tools through new education programmes, advanced study institutes, fellowships and small grants

START (Global Change SysTem for Analysis Research and Training)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Training
Methods and tools

Seek support for and otherwise assist CSAG to identify and collect long-term observation data for additional weather stations in Africa, obtain permission from relevant authorities to integrate the data into its data archive...

START (Global Change SysTem for Analysis Research and Training)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Training
Data and observations

Seek support for and otherwise assist other START research centers to provide similar data services for researchers and stakeholders in Asia and Oceania

START (Global Change SysTem for Analysis Research and Training)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Training
Data and observations

Set up an on-line training course on the International Climate Regime; one of the areas of study is related to adaptation

Iberoamerican Network of Climate Change Bureaus (RIOCC)

Caribbean and Central America
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Training
Adaptation planning and practices

Setting up a dedicated website on the RIOCC and the PIACC

Iberoamerican Network of Climate Change Bureaus (RIOCC)

Caribbean and Central America
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Training
Adaptation planning and practices

Sharing the knowledge of UN/ISDR with the Nairobi Work Programme and its partners

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Sharing the knowledge of UNESCAP with the Nairobi Work Programme and its partners

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Spain will continue to give financial support to the GCOS cooperation mechanism in order to solve urgent needs in the observational networks in the region

Iberoamerican Network of Climate Change Bureaus (RIOCC)

Caribbean and Central America
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Training
Data and observations

Strategically plan future education, fellowship and capacity building programmes to develop the next generation of vulnerability and adaptation researchers

START (Global Change SysTem for Analysis Research and Training)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Training
Research

Strengthening capacity building efforts, research and knowledge and partnerships

United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

All regions
Tourism
Capacity building
Early warning systems
Education
Knowledge management
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Research

Strengthening climate change resilience of local people through community forestry and agroforestry in Asia Pacific

RECOFTC - The Center for People and Forests

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation
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