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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

Promote, develop, and implement a programme to integrate climate risks and adaptation into graduate and undergraduate education in developing country universities in collaboration with the Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)...

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
Climate related risks and extreme events

Assist the UNFCCC Secretariat to plan an expert workshop on socio-economic information for early 2008

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
Socio-economic information

Join with UNESCO, SEI and AESEDA to organize an International Symposium on Climate Change in Sub-Saharan Africa and a Pan-African workshop on Strategic Planning for Future Social and Economic Development; a range of trajectories for...

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
Socio-economic information

Assist the Joint Global Change Research Institute and the US Environmental Protection Agency in planning workshops in Africa and Asia that will provide developing country input to the development of socio-economic scenarios and...

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
Socio-economic information

Join as partner of weADAPT (www.weADAPT.org) and contribute information about methods, tools, experiences, and lessons to the knowledge base

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Implement a new African Climate Change Fellowship Programme in partnership with the University of Dar es Salaam, the African Academy of Sciences and the International Development Research Center

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Develop research activities to explore the barriers to economic diversification as an adaptation strategy and strategies that have proven effective in diversifying economic activities

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
Economic diversification

Increased Interaction and Delivery of Climate Related information from National Meteorological Services to Rural Farmers

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Strategically plan future education, fellowship and capacity building programmes to develop the next generation of vulnerability and adaptation researchers

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

Review future and capacity building programmes to assure that they allocate human and other resources to the development of technologies, know-how and practices for adaptation, and to their dissemination to relevant stakeholders

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
Technologies for adaptation

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

Climate Proofing

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events

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

Regional Adaptation Workshops

Adaptation Partnership (AP)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
North America
Small Island Developing States
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
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
Education
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Supporting Adaptation Communities of Practice

Adaptation Partnership (AP)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Other
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Capacity building, awareness and shared learning on climate change adaptation, disaster risk reduction and sustainable development

Action by Churches Together (ACT) Alliance

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

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

Action pledge to the Nairobi work programme on impacts, vulnerability and adaptation to climate change

Instituto Torcuato Di Tella (ITDT)

Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
South America
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
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
Education
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Increasing the portfolio of adaptation projects, especially trans-frontier projects, trans-sectoral projects and/or pan-sectoral projects

Iberoamerican Network of Climate Change Bureaus (RIOCC)

Caribbean and Central America
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Training
Adaptation planning and practices

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
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