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Action Pledges

Title

Building resilience of communities in Nepal to the adverse impacts of climate change

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

Date of submission 01/06/2007

Description

Li Bird Action pledge III

LI-BIRD provided information on its work and on its activities relevant to the Nairobi work programme.

The aim of this activity is to reduce vulnerability of poor and marginal communities to the negative impacts of climate change on agriculture. LI-BIRD aims to implement and strengthen climate change adaptive measures and strategies at community level through action research and development intervention, to increase awareness on impact of climate change at different levels and to influence government programmes and policies supportive of actions towards climate change adaptation.

Action pledge updates 
01/03/2009

Li bird Action pledge III update

LI-BIRD provided information on its work and on its activities relevant to the Nairobi work programme.

Further information

Outline

http://unfccc.int/files/adaptation/application/pdf/training_outline.pdf

 

Report

http://unfccc.int/files/adaptation/application/pdf/training_report.pdf

Regional focus Asia and the Pacific
Sector Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
NWP work area Adaptation planning and practices
Target group Academics
Communities
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.


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