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"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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Adaptive Risk Reduction - Enhancing Tools of Disaster Risk Reduction in the light of Climate Change

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research

Addressing the Challenge: Recommendations and Quality Criteria for Linking Disaster Risk Reduction and Adaptation to Climate Change

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

All regions
Other
Disaster risk reduction
Humanitarian assistance
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

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

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

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

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

Better document and disseminate information about methods and tools for vulnerability and adaptation assessment from the AIACC and CLIMAG projects

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
Methods and tools

Brazil will host a capacity building activity aiming to promote the use of the Eta/CPTEC regional climate model in Ibero-America

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
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling

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

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

Building resilience to climate change impacts on water resources of Indus basin

International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD)

Asia and the Pacific
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Water resources
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
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Technologies for adaptation

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

Capacity Building for National Focal Points of Climate Information and Prediction Services (CLIPS)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Economic diversification

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

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

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

Christian Aid's climate change framework

Christian Aid

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Caribbean and Central America
Least Developed Countries
Polar Regions
Small Island Developing States
South America
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Communications and awareness-raising
Humanitarian assistance
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information

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

Climate and Development Knowledge Brokers Workshop, June 2011

CDKN: Climate and Development Knowledge Network  

All regions
Other
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
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

Climate and Development Knowledge Brokers Workshop, May 2012

CDKN: Climate and Development Knowledge Network  

All regions
Other
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
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

Climate change adaptation programming

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Asia and the Pacific
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Oceans and coastal areas
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Financial support
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Socio-economic information

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

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

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

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

Climate Change, Impacts on Employment and the Labour Market - Responses to the Challenges

International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)

All regions
Education and training
Education
Adaptation planning and practices

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

Cooperative project on mitigation and adaptation to climate change in sustainable forest management in Ibero-America

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
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Methods and tools

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

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

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

Developing pilot projects demonstrative of how to integrate climate change adaptation and natural disaster reduction

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
Climate related risks and extreme events

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

Development of Global Seasonal Climate Updates (GSCU)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

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

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

Drafting guidelines for integrating climate change adaptation and natural disaster reductions

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
Climate related risks and extreme events

Efforts to improve land and water management for food, livelihoods and the environment with a particular focus on the role of water and agriculture in climate change adaptation and mitigation policies and practice

International Water Management Institute (IWMI)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Engaging Community Radio on Climate Change Adaptation, Research and Advocacy

World Association of Community Radio Broadcasters (AMARC)

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Early warning systems
Education
Adaptation planning and practices
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

Enhancing the cooperation and information exchanges among national focal points on both fields, climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction

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
Climate related risks and extreme events

Enhancing the engagement of private sector in adaptation to climate change in Asia-Pacific

CSR Asia

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Other
Capacity building
Adaptation planning and practices
Research

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

Fairtrade climate change adaptation programme

FLO-CERT GmbH

All regions
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Other
Capacity building
Adaptation planning and practices
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Technologies for adaptation

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

Fifth International Conference on Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change

International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)

All regions
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices

Financial innovations for social and climate resilience: Establishing an evidence base

World Bank (WB)

All regions
Other
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
Technologies for adaptation

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

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

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

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

Further engaging regional organizations, institutions and initiatives active in climate change adaptation on PIACC activities

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Implement an education programme with the University of Dar es Salaam targeted to convervation professionals that will help them to integrate climate change risks and adaptation measures into conservation planning and practices

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

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

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

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

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

Integrated Flood Management (IFM)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

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

International Collaborative Network for Climate Change Adaptation

University of the Sunshine Coast

All regions
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Research
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

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

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

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

Mainstreaming gender into climate change adaptation: data analysis, capacity building and learning platform

Women's Environment and Development Organisation (WEDO)

All regions
Education and training
Other
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Knowledge management
Training
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information

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

Make widely available lessons from AIACC and other START projects about climate related risks through new publications and the weADAPT platform (www.weADAPT.org)

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

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

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

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

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)

Organising a workshop to analyze and assess adaptation projects in progress or already carried out in the region, and the effectiveness of the adaptation measures implemented

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Potential Climatic impacts on Oceanic Fisheries

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Climate related risks and extreme events

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

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

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

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

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

Promote, develop, and implement a programme to support climate science education in developing country universities in collaboration with the Stockholm Environment Institute; the Alliance for Earth Sciences, Engineering, 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
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling

Promoting the development and dissemination of methods and tools for assessment and improvement of Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) planning, measures and actions, including integration with sustainable development

International Union for Conservation of Nature (World Conservation Union , IUCN)

Africa and the Arab States
Asia and the Pacific
Oceans and coastal areas
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

Promoting the development of an integrated assesment report on climate change and natural disaster risk reduction in the region

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
Climate related risks and extreme events

Promoting the development of and Implementation Strategy for the GCOS in the Ibero-American regios, in collaboration with the GCOS Secretariat

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
Data and observations

Promoting the dissemination of selected material

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
Climate related risks and extreme events

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

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

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

Refining the Agenda? Humanitarian Assistance in Times of Climate Change

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

All regions
Other
Disaster risk reduction
Humanitarian assistance
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Regular capacity building activities under the framework of the Conference of Meteorological and Hydrological National Services (HMNS) in Ibero-America

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
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling

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

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

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

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

Responding to climate-related emergencies

World Food Programme (WFP)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Climate related risks and extreme events

Return on Experience for Enhanced Integrated Prevention (REX-INTEGRATED-PREVENTION)

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

Europe
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

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

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

Reviewing findings and outcomes, and promoting information exchanges, from the projects, as they are implemented

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

Scaling Up Community Based Adaptation in Nepal

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Human health
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools
Research

Scaling up local and community-based projects to reduce vulnerability

World Food Programme (WFP)

All regions
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Adaptation planning and practices
Methods and tools

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

Seek opportunities and partnerships to build capacity for the use of vulnerability and adaptation assessment methods and tools through new education programmes, advanced study institutes, fellowships and small grants

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
Methods and tools

Seek support for and otherwise assist CSAG to identify and collect long-term observation data for additional weather stations in Africa, obtain permission from relevant authorities to integrate the data into its data archive...

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
Monitoring and evaluation
Training
Data and observations

Seek support for and otherwise assist other START research centers to provide similar data services for researchers and stakeholders in Asia and Oceania

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
Monitoring and evaluation
Training
Data and observations

Set up an on-line training course on the International Climate Regime; one of the areas of study is related to adaptation

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

Setting up a dedicated website on the RIOCC and the PIACC

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

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

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

Spain will continue to give financial support to the GCOS cooperation mechanism in order to solve urgent needs in the observational networks in the region

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
Data and observations

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

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

Strengthening climate change resilience of local people through community forestry and agroforestry in Asia Pacific

RECOFTC - The Center for People and Forests

Asia and the Pacific
Least Developed Countries
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Strengthening global partnerships to develop strategies - including bamboo and rattan for regional specific adaptation measures against climate change threats

International Network for Bamboo and Rattan (INBAR)

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
Terrestrial ecosystems
Tourism
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Disaster risk reduction
Education
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

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

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

Support for IPCC Special Report Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX)

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
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Methods and tools
Research

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

Supporting climate adaptation in the Asia-Pacific region

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Asia and the Pacific
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Risk/vulnerability mapping
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

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

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

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

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

Traditional knowledge and climate change (indigenous peoples, local communities and marginal populations)

United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU IAS)

UNDP Environment and Energy Group project: Capacity development for policy makers to address climate change

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

All regions
Other
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Adaptation planning and practices

Use of tools and plant genetic resources for food and agriculture to secure implementation and management methods to enhance capacities of poor farmers to face climate changes

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
Education
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Economic diversification
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

Vulnerability assessment to climate change in marine and coastal areas of Ibero-America

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
Methods and tools

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

Widening the systems, sectors and geographical areas covered by the 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

Work with IPCC-TGICA to identify and promote regional mechanisms for building and institutional capacity for providing access to climate data and projections and assisting users to interpret and apply climate data and projections

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 modelling, scenarios and downscaling

Work with the IPCC to plan and develop donor support for a successor to the AIACC project that will build on the achievements of the AIACC to address remaining knowledge gaps and target Least Developed Countries for scientific and tech

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

World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Climate Extremes Research

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
Socio-economic information

World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Coordinated Regional Climate Downscaling Experiment (CORDEX)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Methods and tools

World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Coupled Model Intercomparison Project (CMIP5)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Data and observations

World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Reanalysis

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

All regions
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Data and observations

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.