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NWP work area

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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Development of methods and tools related to agro-climatology

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

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

Farm Adaptive Dynamic Optimization (FADO)

Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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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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