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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

Capacity building in south-west coastal communities of Bangladesh to cope with climate change

Satkhira Unnayan Sangstha (SUS)

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
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
Research

Strengthening the livelihood security among poor communities that are vulnerable to natural disasters

Practical Action

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices

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

Mitigating the impact of current and future climate-induced production risk and improving the livelihood resilience of farming communities in the semi-arid tropic of Africa and Asia

International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics  (ICRISAT)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Water resources
Capacity building
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Sustainable agricultural adaptation strategies of pastoralists and agropastoralists in semi and arid lands of North Eastern Kenya

Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI)

Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Technologies for adaptation

Concrete contribution to an enhancement of adaptive capacity and socio-ecological resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa through a series of interconnected field based and knowledge management activities

Environmental Development Action (ENDA)

Africa and the Arab States
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Research
Socio-economic information

Pilot projects on uses of plant genetic resources for food and agriculture to put strategic plans into action to promote sustainable use and management of land for adaptation to climate variability

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Africa and the Arab States
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Research

Development of methods and tools related to agro-climatology

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Training
Methods and tools

Farm Adaptive Dynamic Optimization (FADO)

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Organization of Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum 2010 (21-22 October in Bangkok) and preparation of its proceedings

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Asia and the Pacific
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Other
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research
Technologies for adaptation

Climate Change and Agrobiodiversity in Nepal: Opportunities to include agrobiodiversity maintenance to support Nepal’s National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA)

Local Initiatives for Biodiversity, Research and Development (LI-BIRD)

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
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
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research

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

Global Water Partnership (GWP) second Action Pledge to the Nairobi work programme: Activities to support further processing and dissemination of water related information generated under the NWP

Global Water Partnership

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

Community resilience through Adaptation and mitigation for Disaster Risk Reduction

Participatory Development Action Program (PDAP)

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Financial support
Humanitarian assistance
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Hindu Kush Himalaya Climate Change Report

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Training
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Research
Socio-economic information

Livelihoods and Ecosystem Services in the Himalayas: Enhancing Adaptation Capacity and Resilience of the Poor to Climate and Socio-economic Changes

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools

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

"How-to" Develop Climate-resilient Plans: E-Learning Module

World Bank (WB)

All regions
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
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

Climate Change Knowledge Portal: Access to climate related data for improved decision making

World Bank (WB)

All regions
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Education
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Technologies for adaptation

Building evidence concerning displacement and migration related to the impacts of climate change

Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Humanitarian assistance
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

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

Adaptation Learning Programme (ALP) for Africa

CARE International

Africa and the Arab States
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Financial support
Monitoring and evaluation
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
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