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Adaptation delivery activity

NWP work area

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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

Tracking urban climate change hotspots across South Asia

Community Enterprise Forum International (CEFI)

Asia and the Pacific
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Strengthening research on biophysical climate systems relating to biodiversity

Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

All regions
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Knowledge management
Data and observations
Research

Adaptation Learning Mechanism (ALM)

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Knowledge management
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Methods and tools
Research
Technologies for adaptation

Using climate data, observations, and forecasts to improve adaptive decision-making in multiple sectors in Africa

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

Africa and the Arab States
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Knowledge management
Data and observations

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

Preparation of the 2011 Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR)

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Early warning systems
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Climate Change Knowledge Portal: Access to climate related data for improved decision making

World Bank (WB)

All regions
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Education
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Technologies for adaptation

Taking the uncertainty out of climate and weather for stakeholders

The Climate Corporation

North America
Business
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Climate-resilient development planning
Financial support
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Technologies for adaptation

Raising awareness of climate change adaptation in West Africa

CSR-in-Action

Africa and the Arab States
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
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Adaptation planning and practices
Socio-economic information

Cities and Climate Change Initiative

United Nations Human Settlements Agency (UN-HABITAT)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
South America
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Seek support for and otherwise assist other START research centers to provide similar data services for researchers and stakeholders in Asia and Oceania

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
Monitoring and evaluation
Training
Data and observations

Climate Change, Impacts on Employment and the Labour Market - Responses to the Challenges

International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)

All regions
Education and training
Education
Adaptation planning and practices

Tearfund's action pledge to the Nairobi work programme

Tearfund

All regions
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Climate Information for Adaptation and Risk Management (CIARM) Project 1: Climate Risk Management

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Addressing the Challenge: Recommendations and Quality Criteria for Linking Disaster Risk Reduction and Adaptation to Climate Change

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

All regions
Other
Disaster risk reduction
Humanitarian assistance
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Refining the Agenda? Humanitarian Assistance in Times of Climate Change

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

All regions
Other
Disaster risk reduction
Humanitarian assistance
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Christian Aid's climate change framework

Christian Aid

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
Polar Regions
Small Island Developing States
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Communications and awareness-raising
Humanitarian assistance
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Global Climate Change Adaptation Network

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Research
Technologies for adaptation

Climate Change Information Resource Centres, Nepal

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices

UNDP Environment and Energy Group project: Capacity development for policy makers to address climate change

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

All regions
Other
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Adaptation planning and practices

Better document and disseminate information about methods and tools for vulnerability and adaptation assessment from the AIACC and CLIMAG projects

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
Methods and tools

Efforts to improve land and water management for food, livelihoods and the environment with a particular focus on the role of water and agriculture in climate change adaptation and mitigation policies and practice

International Water Management Institute (IWMI)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Adaptive Risk Reduction - Enhancing Tools of Disaster Risk Reduction in the light of Climate Change

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research

Return on Experience for Enhanced Integrated Prevention (REX-INTEGRATED-PREVENTION)

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

Europe
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Enhancing Global Land Ice Measurements from Space (GLIMS)

Global Land Ice Measurements from Space (GLIMS)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Communications and awareness-raising
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
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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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