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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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

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

Using climate data, observations, and forecasts to improve adaptive decision-making in multiple sectors in Africa

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

Africa and the Arab States
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Knowledge management
Data and observations

Adapting to Climate Change in China (ACCC) Project

Adapting to Climate Change in China Project (ACCC)

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
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

Sea level rise and extremes monitoring and prediction through the Global Ocean Observing System

UNESCO - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)

All regions
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Monitoring and evaluation
Other
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations

Adaptation to Climate Change in the Coastal Zones of West Africa (ACCC)

UNESCO - Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC)

Africa and the Arab States
Education and training
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling

Flexibility for the Future: Adapting in an Uncertain Climate ISET Action Pledges to Support the Nairobi Workplan Programme

Institute for Social and Environmental Transition (ISET)

Asia and the Pacific
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
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Monitoring and production of strategic plans for plant genetic resources for food and agriculture based on poor farmer’s agricultural practices to climate variability

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Africa and the Arab States
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Assistance to Nigeria in assessing adaptation requirements in the agriculture sector

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Africa and the Arab States
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Fisheries management and marine conservation within a changing ecosystem context

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Pilot initiative on climate change-influenced risk ranking of selective districts in India

Community Enterprise Forum International (CEFI)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
South America
Business
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Methods and tools

Pre Event at the Global Platform 2011-09-19 Upcoming Challenges for Early Warning

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Methods and tools

RADOST: Regional Adaptation Strategies for the German Sea Coast

Ecologic Institute

Africa and the Arab States
Europe
North America
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Tourism
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
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

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

Sharing the knowledge of UNESCAP with the Nairobi Work Programme and its partners

United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP)

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
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Regional writeshops

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Education
Knowledge management
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research

Preparation of the 2011 Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction (GAR)

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Early warning systems
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

Regional Mapping of Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Institutions

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

Launch of Global Campaign to Promote Disaster‐Resilient Cities

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools

Preparation of the 2011 Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research

Capacity Building in Science-Policy Aspects of Climate Change

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Adaptation planning and practices

Climate Information for Adaptation and Risk Management (CIARM) Project 2: Climate Risk and Sector-Specific Climate Indices

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Climate Information for Adaptation and Risk Management (CIARM) Project 3: User-managed climate outlook forums

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Climate Data Modernisation and Applications in developing countries

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Data and observations

Regional Climate Outlook Forums (RCOFs)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Knowledge management
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
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