Organisations and Initiatives

The following organisations and initiatives are important contributors in the field of ecosystem-based adaptation. They have provided content, experts, and more to BES-Net. To learn more about a particular organisation or initiative and the work they are doing, click on their logo below.

EcoAdapt
A project of the Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center, EcoAdapt focuses on using ecosystem‐based strategies and innovations in water governance in Latin America.... Read More
Ecosystems and Livelihoods Adaptation Network (ELAN)
The Ecosystem and Livelihoods Adaptation Network (ELAN) promotes an integrated approach to adaptation (i.e. adaptation planning and action that adheres both to human rights-based... Read More
Global Adaptation Network (GAN)
The Global Adapation Network (GAN) seeks to improve the availability and accessibility of knowledge through online portals, global knowledge-sharing events, and knowledge products,... Read More
Global Initiative on Community Based Adaptation (GICBA)
The Global Initiative on Community-Based Adaptation (GICBA) is a virtual network that enables sharing (of project experiences, useful tools and methods) and coordination between all... Read More
Institute for International Environment and Development (IIED)
The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) has been a lead partner in ELAN – the Ecosystem and Livelihoods Adaptation Network – which assesses existing evidence... Read More
International Climate Initiative (IKI)
The International Climate Initiative (IKI) finances projects that test specific ecosystem-based adaptation approaches on the ground, analyze the experiences gained and disseminate the... Read More
Oxfam Climate Change Adaptation Initiative
The Oxfam Climate Change Adaptation Initiative is a one stop guide to climate change adaptation, providing a theoretical overview of the approach, resources and practical tools, as... Read More
Rare
Rare empowers local communities to shift from being resource users to environmental stewards using proven marketing techniques. Rare trains local leaders to lead change, leaving a... Read More
Regional Gateway for Technology Transfer and Climate Change Action (REGATTA)
The Regional Gateway for Technology Transfer and Climate Change Action (REGATTA) is a platform that helps Latin American and Caribbean countries strengthen the mobilization and sharing... Read More

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Organisations and Initiatives

The following organisations and initiatives are leaders in the field of Ecosystem-based Adaptation. They have provided content, experts, and more to BES-Net. To learn more about a particular organization and the work they are doing click below.

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Experts

These individuals are experts in the field of Ecosystem-based Adaptation. BES-Net experts come from a wide range of sectors, from community activists to research scientists. They are available to answer questions, respond to polls, and engage in conversation with BES-Net users on their area of expertise. To learn more about an expert and their work, or get in touch with them, click below.