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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

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

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

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)

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

Regional Visualization and Monitoring System (SERVIR)

CATHALAC (Water Center for Humid Tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean)

Caribbean and Central America
Business
Education and training
Capacity building
Education
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

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

Regional Masters Degree in Climate Change

CATHALAC (Water Center for Humid Tropics of Latin America and the Caribbean)

Caribbean and Central America
Business
Education and training
Capacity building
Education
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Review of Adaptation Action

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
Business
Education and training
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
Training
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

Expanding support for the five-year plan of action on adaptation

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

All regions
Business
Education and training
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
Knowledge management
Training
Data and observations

Development and provision of appropriate data products

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

All regions
Business
Education and training
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
Knowledge management
Training
Data and observations

Capacity building

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

All regions
Business
Education and training
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
Knowledge management
Training
Data and observations

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Integrated Flood Management (IFM)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Knowledge management

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

Global Water Partnership

All regions
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
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

Adaptation space and professional certification

Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP)

All regions
Education and training
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
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Reorganising and repackaging the IDS ‘Networks and Knowledge Services’ in a way that recognises and addresses a number of core needs and objectives identified by the Nairobi work programme

Institute of Development Studies (IDS)

All regions
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
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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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