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Action Pledges


Adapting Rail Infrastructure to Climate Changes (ARISCC)

Partner International Union of Railways (UIC)

Date of submission 06/06/2011


International Union of Railways Action Pledge

The railway sector is looking at how climate change will affect our networks in the future, and he can incorporate climate change into our weather information and natural hazard management systems.

Further information

Regional focus All regions
Sector Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
NWP work area Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Technologies for adaptation
Target group Practitioners

Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.