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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

Engaging Community Radio on Climate Change Adaptation, Research and Advocacy

World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC)

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Adaptation planning and practices
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Mainstreaming gender into climate change adaptation: data analysis, capacity building and learning platform

Women's Environment and Development Organisation (WEDO)

All regions
Education and training
Other
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Knowledge management
Training
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Pioneering Community and Wildlife Adaptation through Forest Protection

Wildlife Works

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
South America
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Tourism
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Humanitarian assistance
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Mainstreaming wetland conservation and restoration in climate change adaptation policy and practice

Wetlands International

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Data and observations
Research

International Collaborative Network for Climate Change Adaptation

University of the Sunshine Coast

All regions
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Strengthening capacity building efforts, research and knowledge and partnerships

United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

All regions
Tourism
Capacity building
Early warning systems
Education
Knowledge management
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Research

Traditional knowledge and climate change (indigenous peoples, local communities and marginal populations)

United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU IAS)

Sharing the knowledge of UN/ISDR with the Nairobi Work Programme and its partners

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Support for IPCC Special Report Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX)

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research

Regional writeshops

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Education
Knowledge management
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research

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

Regional Mapping of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Institutions

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Launch of Global Campaign to Promote Disaster‐Resilient Cities

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools

Preparation of the 2011 Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research

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

Polar View

United Nations Environment Programme/GRID-Arendal

Polar Regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Data and observations

Adaptation in the Arctic and SIDS

United Nations Environment Programme/GRID-Arendal

Polar Regions
Small Island Developing States
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

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

Implementing several pilot projects aiming to promote cooperation on adaptation to climate change in transboundary basins in South-Eastern Europe and in Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia, and, creating a platform for exchanging experiences

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe’s Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (UNECE Water Convention) 

Europe
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Sharing the knowledge of UNESCAP with the Nairobi Work Programme and its partners

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)

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
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

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

Applying climate information for adaptation decision making

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Developing country-level climate profiles

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Community-based adaptation

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools

Climate Risk Management (CRM) technical assistance project

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Disaster risk reduction
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Research
Technologies for adaptation
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