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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

Continue and expand START research activities designed to support decision making about climate change adaptation, environmental risk management and integration of environmental risk management with sustainable development

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
Research

Capacity building in south-west coastal communities of Bangladesh to cope with climate change

Satkhira Unnayan Sangstha (SUS)

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Research

Strengthening climate change resilience of local people through community forestry and agroforestry in Asia Pacific

RECOFTC - The Center for People and Forests

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA)

Programme of Research on Climate Change Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation (PROVIA)

All regions
Other
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Strengthening the livelihood security among poor communities that are vulnerable to natural disasters

Practical Action

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices

Community resilience through Adaptation and mitigation for Disaster Risk Reduction

Participatory Development Action Program (PDAP)

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Financial support
Humanitarian assistance
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Researching and Assessing the Adaptive Capacity of Coastal Zones and Practical Adaptation Options in the Least Developed Countries / Small Island Developing States (LDCs/SIDS)

Oxford University Centre for the Environment (OUCE)

Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Disaster risk reduction
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Research
Socio-economic information

Developing and disseminating tools to evaluate agricultural risk and generating a framework adapted for the amplification and diversification of the markets of assurances and insurance for the agricultural and forest sector of Argentina

Office of Agricultural Risk of Argentina (ORA)

South America
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Early warning systems
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events

Implementing the Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII) in support of the Nairobi work programme

Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII)

All regions
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
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Technologies for adaptation

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

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices

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

NGO group in Nepal

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Adaptation planning and practices
Research

Participatory Tools and Techniques for Assessing Climate Change Impacts and Exploring Adaptation Options

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Education
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Research

Scaling Up Community Based Adaptation in Nepal

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research

Climate Change and Agrobiodiversity in Nepal: Opportunities to include agrobiodiversity maintenance to support Nepal’s National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA)

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research

Resilient Cities 2010

Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI)

All regions
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Focusing on vulnerable communities in Asia to climate change by undertaking community based adaptation projects, focusing on indigenous knowledge and disaster risk reduction and learning and networking activities

Kyoto University Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Research

Sustainable agricultural adaptation strategies of pastoralists and agropastoralists in semi and arid lands of North Eastern Kenya

Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI)

Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Technologies for adaptation

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

Adapting Rail Infrastructure to Climate Changes (ARISCC)

International Union of Railways (UIC)

All regions
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Technologies for adaptation

Adaptation of forests and people to climate change

International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Knowledge management
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Research
Socio-economic information

Promoting the development and dissemination of methods and tools for assessment and improvement of Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) planning, measures and actions, including integration with sustainable development

International Union for Conservation of Nature (World Conservation Union , IUCN)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Oceans and coastal areas
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Framework of projects to integrate into policy, and raise awareness of the employment dimensions of adapting to climate change and foster international, national, sectoral and local trade union action on this area

International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)

All regions
Business
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Economic diversification
Research
Socio-economic information

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

Strengthening global partnerships to develop strategies - including bamboo and rattan for regional specific adaptation measures against climate change threats

International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
South America
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Tourism
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation
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