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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.

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)
In its mission to stabilize greenhouse gas concentrations in the atmosphere at a level that will prevent dangerous human interference with the climate system, the United Nations... Read More
United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR)
The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) was established in 1999 to facilitate the implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR). UNISDR was... Read More
Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)
Signed by 150 government leaders at the 1992 Rio Earth Summit, the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) is dedicated to promoting sustainable development. Their work looks at the... Read More
United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
The UNCCD brings together 195 countries working together to improve the living conditions for people in drylands, to maintain and restore land and soil productivity, and to mitigate... Read More
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
As part of their goal to make agriculture, livestock, forestry and fisheries more productive and sustainable, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) provides implementation... Read More
United Nations University - Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS)
The United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) carries out cutting edge research on risks and adaptation related to environmental hazards and... Read More
World Bank
In its work on biodiversity and climate change mitigation and adaptation, the World Bank, supports climate start agriculture and nurturing forest landscapes, and works with countries... Read More
Partnership for Environment and Disaster Risk Reduction (PEDRR)
Formally established in 2008, the Partnership for Environment and Disaster Risk Reduction (PEDRR) is a global alliance of UN agencies, NGOs and specialist institutes. As a global... Read More
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental organization and seeks to find pragmatic solutions to the world’s most... Read More

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Organisations and Initiatives

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