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Title

Adaptation Learning Mechanism (ALM)

Partner United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

Date of submission 01/08/2008

Description

UNDP Action pledge V

The Adaptation Learning Mechanism (ALM) supports evolving efforts to integrate adaptation to climate change in development planning by providing a knowledge-sharing platform that accelerates the process of learning through experience. The ALM draws upon experiences on the ground and features tools and practical guidance. It makes available the Country Adaptation Profiles, which provide essential information for planning adaptation for more than 140 countries.

Action pledge updates 
01/11/2009

UNDP Action pledge V update. Promoting knowledge sharing and learning

This update was provided as a contribution to the Nairobi work programme publication "Action Pledges: Making a difference on the ground, and is summarised in this document. A synthesis of outcomes, good practices, lessons learned, and future challenges and opportunities".

Further information

Adaptation Learning Mechanism (ALM)
http://www.adaptationlearning.net

Regional focus All regions
Sector Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Adaptation delivery activity Knowledge management
NWP work area Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Methods and tools
Research
Technologies for adaptation
Target group Policy makers
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.