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Title Partner Regional focus Sector Adaptation delivery activity NWP work area

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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
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