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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

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 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

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

Researching and Assessing the Adaptive Capacity of Coastal Zones and Practical Adaptation Options in the Least Developed Countries / Small Island Developing States (LDCs/SIDS)

Oxford University Centre for the Environment (OUCE)

Least Developed Countries
Small Island Developing States
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Capacity building
Disaster risk reduction
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Research
Socio-economic information

Sustainable agricultural adaptation strategies of pastoralists and agropastoralists in semi and arid lands of North Eastern Kenya

Kenya Agricultural Research Institute (KARI)

Least Developed Countries
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Terrestrial ecosystems
Transport, infrastructure and human settlements
Capacity building
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Technologies for adaptation

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

Return on Experience for Enhanced Integrated Prevention (REX-INTEGRATED-PREVENTION)

German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV)

Europe
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Climate-resilient development planning
Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events

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

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

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

Spain will continue to give financial support to the GCOS cooperation mechanism in order to solve urgent needs in the observational networks 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
Data and observations

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

Brazil will host a capacity building activity aiming to promote the use of the Eta/CPTEC regional climate model 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
Training
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling

Regular capacity building activities under the framework of the Conference of Meteorological and Hydrological National Services (HMNS) 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
Training
Climate modelling, scenarios and downscaling

Drafting guidelines for integrating climate change adaptation and natural disaster reductions

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

Enhancing the cooperation and information exchanges among national focal points on both fields, climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction

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 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

Developing pilot projects demonstrative of how to integrate climate change adaptation and natural disaster reduction

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 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

Further engaging regional organizations, institutions and initiatives active in climate change adaptation on PIACC activities

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Widening the systems, sectors and geographical areas covered by the projects

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Organising a workshop to analyze and assess adaptation projects in progress or already carried out in the region, and the effectiveness of the adaptation measures implemented

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Setting up a dedicated website on the RIOCC and the PIACC

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
Adaptation planning and practices

Reviewing findings and outcomes, and promoting information exchanges, from the projects, as they are implemented

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
Adaptation planning and practices
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