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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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

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

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

Research on tropical forests and climate change adaptation

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
South America
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
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Tracking urban climate change hotspots across South Asia

Community Enterprise Forum International (CEFI)

Asia and the Pacific
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research
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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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