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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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

United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU IAS)

Partners with nature - lessons learnt and experienced fro the BirdLife Partnership on how healthy ecosystems are helping the world's most vulnerable adapt to climate change

BirdLife International Secretariat

Global Water Partnership (GWP) Action pledge to the Nairobi Work Programme on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change

Global Water Partnership

Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Financial support
Adaptation planning and practices

On the frontlines of climate change: a global forum for indigenous peoples, small islands and vulnerable communities

UNESCO Division of Science Policy and Sustainable Development (UNESCO SC-SII)

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

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

Regional Frameworks for Adaptation of Agriculture to Climate Change

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Research
Technologies for adaptation

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

Climate information, products and services for adaptation

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

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

Climate change and health

World Health Organization (WHO)

All regions
Human health
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Adaptation planning and practices
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Provision of global public goods for adaptation

World Food Programme (WFP)

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Humanitarian assistance
Methods and tools
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

Scaling up local and community-based projects to reduce vulnerability

World Food Programme (WFP)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Responding to climate-related emergencies

World Food Programme (WFP)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Climate related risks and extreme events

Adaptation of Sustainable Civil Infrastructure to Climate Change Impacts

World Federation of Engineering Organizations (WFEO)

All regions
Business
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

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

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

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

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

WeADAPT: Collaborating on Climate Adaptation

Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research

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
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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.