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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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

United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU IAS)

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

Integrated Flood Management (IFM)

World Metereological Organization (WMO)

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

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)

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

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

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

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

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

Climate Change Information Resource Centres, Nepal

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Communications and awareness-raising
Knowledge management
Adaptation planning and practices

NGO group in Nepal

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Capacity building
Communications and awareness-raising
Adaptation planning and practices
Research

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

RADOST: Regional Adaptation Strategies for the German Sea Coast

Ecologic Institute

Africa and the Arab States
Europe
North America
Business
Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Tourism
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Water resources
Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Education
Financial support
Knowledge management
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Training
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Economic diversification
Methods and tools
Research
Socio-economic information
Technologies for adaptation

Participatory Tools and Techniques for Assessing Climate Change Impacts and Exploring Adaptation Options

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

Asia and the Pacific
Education and training
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Education
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Data and observations
Research

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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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.