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Adaptation delivery activity

NWP work area

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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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