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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.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the USAID Climate Change Adaptation Project Preparation Facility for Asia and the Pacific (ADAPT Asia-Pacific) are working together to strengthen the capacities of professionals from Asia-Pacific Ministries of Finance, Planning, Agriculture, Water, and Environment, to integrate the economics of climate change adaptation into development planning and to identify bankable adaptation projects.