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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

Global Water Partnership (GWP) Action pledge to the Nairobi Work Programme on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change

Global Water Partnership

Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Financial support
Adaptation planning and practices

Hindu Kush Himalaya Climate Change Report

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Training
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Research
Socio-economic information

Implement a new African Climate Change Fellowship Programme in partnership with the University of Dar es Salaam, the African Academy of Sciences and the International Development Research Center

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Implement an education programme with the University of Dar es Salaam targeted to convervation professionals that will help them to integrate climate change risks and adaptation measures into conservation planning and practices

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Implementing several pilot projects aiming to promote cooperation on adaptation to climate change in transboundary basins in South-Eastern Europe and in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia, and, creating a platform for exchanging experiences

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe’s Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (UNECE Water Convention) 

Europe
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Implementing the Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII) in support of the Nairobi work programme

Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII)

All regions
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Terrestrial ecosystems
Tourism
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Technologies for adaptation

Increased Interaction and Delivery of Climate Related information from National Meteorological Services to Rural Farmers

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Increasing the portfolio of adaptation projects, especially trans-frontier projects, trans-sectoral projects and/or pan-sectoral projects

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

Integrated Flood Management (IFM)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Knowledge management

International Collaborative Network for Climate Change Adaptation

University of the Sunshine Coast

All regions
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Join as partner of weADAPT (www.weADAPT.org) and contribute information about methods, tools, experiences, and lessons to the knowledge base

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Join with UNESCO, SEI and AESEDA to organize an International Symposium on Climate Change in Sub-Saharan Africa and a Pan-African workshop on Strategic Planning for Future Social and Economic Development; a range of trajectories for...

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
Socio-economic information

Launch of Global Campaign to Promote Disaster‐Resilient Cities

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools

Livelihoods and Ecosystem Services in the Himalayas: Enhancing Adaptation Capacity and Resilience of the Poor to Climate and Socio-economic Changes

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools

Mainstreaming gender into climate change adaptation: data analysis, capacity building and learning platform

Women's Environment and Development Organisation (WEDO)

All regions
Education and training
Other
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Knowledge management
Training
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Mainstreaming wetland conservation and restoration in climate change adaptation policy and practice

Wetlands International

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Data and observations
Research

Make widely available lessons from AIACC and other START projects about climate related risks through new publications and the weADAPT platform (www.weADAPT.org)

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
Climate related risks and extreme events

Mitigating the impact of current and future climate-induced production risk and improving the livelihood resilience of farming communities in the semi-arid tropic of Africa and Asia

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics  (ICRISAT)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Water resources
Capacity building
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Monitoring and production of strategic plans for plant genetic resources for food and agriculture based on poor farmer’s agricultural practices to climate variability

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Africa and the Arab States
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

NGO group in Nepal

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Adaptation planning and practices
Research

On the frontlines of climate change: a global forum for indigenous peoples, small islands and vulnerable communities

UNESCO Division of Science Policy and Sustainable Development (UNESCO SC-SII)

Organising a workshop to analyze and assess adaptation projects in progress or already carried out in the region, and the effectiveness of the adaptation measures 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

Organization of Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum 2010 (21-22 October in Bangkok) and preparation of its proceedings

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Asia and the Pacific
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Other
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research
Technologies for adaptation

Participatory Tools and Techniques for Assessing Climate Change Impacts and Exploring Adaptation Options

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Education
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Research

Partners with nature - lessons learnt and experienced fro the BirdLife Partnership on how healthy ecosystems are helping the world's most vulnerable adapt to climate change

BirdLife International Secretariat

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