Assessments and Background Documents

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Democratic Republic of Congo National Progamme of Action (NAPA) Official Document - September 2006

The objective of the NAPA is to produce a list of priority actions that are urgent and immediate and that contribute to the efforts of adaptation of the country to the adverse effects of climate change and integrate it into the D.R.Cs development strategies. These will benefit from the support of interested donors since the country has very limited internal capacities of adaptation. The actions will also include human and institutional capacity building. 

Chad National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) Official Document (French) - February 2010

One of the primary objectives of Chad's NAPA is the identification and outlining of urgent and immediate actions for expanding and broadening the range of climate change coping strategies applied to small communities in order to improve their capacity of adaptation to the current climatic variability (e.g. more frequent periods of drought), extreme events, and to future changes.

Cape Verde National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) Official Document - December 2007

One of the primary objectives of Cape Verde's NAPA is the identification and outlining of urgent and immediate actions for expanding and broadening the range of climate change coping strategies applied to small communities in order to improve their capacity of adaptation to the current climatic variability, extreme events, and, consequently to future changes.

Cambodia National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) Official Document - October 2006

Climate change has become a real challenge for all countries throughout the world. The Royal Government of Cambodia (RGC) clearly recognises this issue and is fully committed to the global efforts to address climate change, both at the national and international levels. Therefore, Cambodia ratified the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in 1995 and acceded to its Kyoto Protocol in 2002.

Burundi National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) Official Document - January 2007

The objective of the NAPA is to produce a list of priority actions that are urgent and immediate and that contribute to the efforts of adaptation of the country to the adverse effects of climate change and integrate it into Burundi's development strategies. These will benefit from the support of interested donors since Burundi has very limited internal capacities of adaptation. The actions will also include human and institutional capacity building. 

Burkina Faso National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) Official Document (French) - November 2007

National Adaptation Programmes of Action (NAPAs) provide a process for Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to identify priority activities that respond to their urgent and immediate needs to adapt to climate change; those for which further delay would increase vulnerability and/or costs at a later stage. The following is the NAPA for Burkina Faso.

Benin National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) Official Document (French) - January 2008

National Adaptation Programmes of Action (NAPAs) provide a process for Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to identify priority activities that respond to their urgent and immediate needs to adapt to climate change; those for which further delay would increase vulnerability and/or costs at a later stage. The following is the NAPA for Benin.

 

Bangladesh National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA) Document - November 2005

Summary: The purpose of the proposed NAPA formulation project for Bangladesh is the development of a countrywide program that encompasses the immediate and urgent adaptation activities that address the current and anticipated adverse effects of climate change, including extreme events. The goal of the NAPA formulation for Bangladesh is the provision of a framework to guide the coordination and implementation of adaptation initiatives in the country, through a participatory approach and building synergies with related programs. 

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