Ecoprogresso - Consultores em Ambiente e Desenvolvimento
ECOPROGRESSO is a consulting firm specializing in climate change, climate policy, energy and carbon management. Ecoprogresso's vast experience and unique positioning is powered by several years of consulting, involvement in activities with the Portuguese Government in international negotiations both within the United Nations and European Union level; provision of advice to over 100 companies in climate change issues, the management of Luso Carbon Fund (LCF), capacity building activities, mainstreaming and outreach activities in a variety of countries on both mitigation and adaptation to climate change impacts.
Regarding adaptation, the development of the terms of reference for the national adaptation strategy, design and organization of the first initiative dedicated to mobilize several stakeholders to mainstream climate change adaptation in Portugal - "... in a changing climate" and the revision of the National Action Programme (NAPA) of Sao Tome and Principe are among the examples of Ecoprogresso’s experience in this field.
Ecoprogresso also has offices in Sao Paulo (Brazil) and Beijing (China), since 2008, and since 2010, local partnerships with Angola and India.
Eco info newsletter 1: September 2012, featuring results of Ecoprogresso's survey on how organizations are dealing with the impacts of climate change in Portugal
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Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
|Adaptation delivery activity
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
|NWP work area
||Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
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.