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.

BirdLife International
As part of their conservation work with birds and their habitats, BirdLife endeavors to sustain the vital ecological systems that underpin human livelihoods. They support local... Read More
Conservation International (CI)
Building upon a strong foundation of science, partnership and field demonstration, Conservation International (CI) empowers societies to responsibly and sustainably care for nature,... Read More
The Nature Conservancy (TNC)
One of The Nature Conservancy’s key focus areas is land conservation, through which it partners with communities and indigenous peoples to act as the best stewards of conservation and... Read More
Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS)
Committed to protecting 50 percent of the world’s biodiversity, the Wildlife Conservation Society addresses climate change by working with local communities that depend on natural... Read More
World Wildlife Fund (WWF)
In its work on climate change, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) develops tools to assess climate vulnerability and build capacity to develop climate-smart approaches to conservation,... Read More
Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR)
Spanning eight countries in Africa and Asia, the Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR) project brings together community stakeholders (i.e. the private sector, civil society... Read More
Adaptation Knowledge Platform (AKP)
The Regional Climate Change Adaptation Knowledge Platform for Asia (Adaptation Knowledge Platform or AKP) is a response to the demand for effective mechanisms for sharing information... Read More
Adaptation Learning Mechanism (ALM)
The Adaptation Learning Mechanism (ALM) is a collaborative knowledge-sharing platform launched by UNDP and other partners such as the UNFCCC, UN Environment, World Bank, FAO, etc. to... Read More
Africa Adaptation Knowledge Network (AAKNet)
The Africa Adaptation Knowledge Network (AAKNet) is a shared knowledge base on adaptation, promoting cooperation and collaboration in seeking robust solutions to climate change impacts... 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.