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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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 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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.


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