Adaptation Knowledge Platform Annual Progress Report 2010

Report / Paper

Adaptation Knowledge Platform Annual Progress Report 2010

ORGANISER: AIT-UNEP Regional Resource Centre for Asia and the Pacific ,Stockholm Environment Institute ,UNEP Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific
AUTHORS: Roopa Rakshit,Hiromi Inagaki,Kim Jihyun,Lailai Li,Sabita Thapa,Nantiya Tangwisutijit,Dusita Krawanchid,Mozaharul Alam

PUBLISHED DATE

May 2011

RESOURCE

The mission of the Adaptation Knowledge Platform is to mainstream climate adaptation into development planning in the region and ensure an effective two-way flow of information from researchers on ways to cope with changing climate to policy makers, and to communities who are battling the changes on the ground. The Adaptation Knowledge Platform is entering its third year since inception. 
The major activities of the Adaptation Knowledge Platform in 2010 included the following:
-       2-day Asia Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum held in October
-       Launch of the Adaptation Knowledge Platform webportal
-       Lauch of its electronic newsletter – e-communique
-       Bi-monthly learning and sharing seminars and workshops bringing together experts, government representatives, NGOs and field workers.
-       Scoping Missions in Sri Lanka and the Phillipines Read more: Adaptation Knowledge Platform Annual Progress Report 2010 : http://www.climateadapt.asia/resources/publication/view/58