Briefing Note: Capacity Building Program on Economics of Climate Change Adaptation

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Aug 2013


ADAPT Asia-Pacific and UNDP

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ADAPT Asia-Pacific and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are strengthening the capacities of professionals from Asian Ministries of Finance, Planning, Agriculture, Water, and Environment, helping them to integrate climate change adaptation into development planning and design bankable adaptation projects.

This briefing note outlines this two-year program entitled “Economics of Climate Change Adaptation – Supporting National/Sub-national Adaption Planning and Action” that was launched in October 2012 in consultation with countries in Asia and staff from the UNDP and USAID’s ADAPT Asia-Pacific project.