Adaptation
Building resilience
to climate change
 
Mitigation
Moving towards
low carbon societies
 
REDD+
Reducing Emissions
from Deforestation
and forest Degradation
Finance
New finance models
for the green economy
 
 
 

Science
and Assessments

Science and Assessments

Science and knowledge are critically important to enable society to understand and respond to threats posed by...

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Knowledge
and Policy

Knowledge Support and Policy Integration

Significant barriers and constraints persist for adaptation efforts in developing countries. Access to relevant ...

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Ecosystem-Based
Adaptation

Ecosystem Based Adaptation

Healthy, well-functioning ecosystems enhance natural resilience to the adverse impacts of climate change...

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Economics
and Finance

Economics and Finance

The impacts of climate change are already resulting in economic losses around the world. Activities to adapt...

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Access to
Adaptation Finance

Economics and Finance

UNEP supports countries in accessing available adaptation finance. As one of the Multilateral Implementing Agencies ...

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In the News

Climate Change Project launched in the Boat Building Community of Windward

Beausejour, Carriacou, July 10, 2015- Memories of the many recreational activities that were once held on the shores of Windward,Readmore

Latest Updates

UNFCCC Documentary on Adaptation Needs for climate change wins an award


A documentary highlighting the need for adaptation to climate change around the world and commissioned by the UNFCCC’s Adaptation Committee 

Contacts

Adaptation Experts


Anna Kontorov
Programme Officer
GEF/Climate Change Adaptation Unit

Activities Around the World

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