Mainstreaming fisheries and aquaculture in climate change adaptation - New guidelines for adaptation
The fisheries and aquaculture sector has one of the lowest carbon footprints among all food production systems, while supporting livelihoods of millions of people.
However, climate change has a profound impact on the wellbeing of aquatic ecosystems, with implications for food security and...
The way forward for agriculture sector development and adaptation planning in Viet Nam in light of COVID-19 impacts
Written by Giang Huong Phan and Janto S. Hess of UNDP Viet Nam.
Ha Noi, 11 December 2020 – Despite Viet Nam’s success in both agriculture sector adaptation planning and stopping the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the economic impacts of the pandemic are negatively...
Africa: Integrating Agriculture in National Adaptation Plans: What have we achieved and learned during program implementation?
November 2020 - With the FAO-UNDP joint programme on Integrating Agriculture into National Adaptation Plans (NAP-Ag) phasing out in 2020, the momentum and work achieved under the 5-year programme have not. NAP-Ag supported 11 partner countries in Africa, Asia and Latin...
Forests and agroforestry taking its place for climate adaptation - New FAO-FTA supplementary guidelines on NAPs
26 November 2020 - The potential of forests and trees to mitigate global warming has long been the main focus of climate change discussions. But forests – and the livelihoods of the 1.6 billion people who depend on them – are also greatly threatened by increasing variability in temperature...
Guatemala, 18 June 2020 - While Guatemala is currently revising its climate commitments through a more enhanced NDC submission to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) by November 2020, the country is giving the agriculture sectors more prominence...
Guatemala, 18 de junio de 2020 - Si bien Guatemala está revisando actualmente sus compromisos climáticos a través de la actualización de su NDC, a ser presentada a la Convención Marco de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (CMNUCC) en noviembre de 2020, el país está...
Webinar recordings: Strengthening monitoring and evaluation for adaptation in the agriculture sectors
Webinar recordings and presentations
Thursday 23 April 2020 | 16:00 to 17:30 CET
This webinar provided an overview of key steps for the development of a national monitoring and evaluation (M&E) systems for tracking...
On Thursday, 23 April 2020, the FAO-UNDP “Integrating Agriculture in National Adaptation Plans” (NAP-Ag) Programmeis is organizing a webinar from 16:00 - 17:30 (CET) on Strengthening monitoring and evaluation (M&E) for adaptation planning for the agriculture sectors, based...
- FAO Climate Change
- United Nations Development Programme
- German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety
- Least Developed Countries Expert Group (LEG)
- United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
- NAP Central
- International Climate Initiative (IKI)