Climate change adaptation

Adaptation to climate change is essential for any effort to promote food security, poverty alleviation, or sustainable management and conservation of natural resources. FAO's learning services on adaptation relate, for example, to disaster risk reduction, community-based adaptation and sustainable soil management.

Learning service

Delivery method

Target group

Status

Planning for community based adaptation to climate change
Summary

Training programme;
FAO field projects;
Self-learning
Practitioners;
Public;
NGOs/CSOs;
FAO/UN staff
Ongoing
Institutional analysis of disaster risk management (DRM)
Summary
Training programme;
FAO field projects
Policy makers;
Practitioners
Ongoing

Disaster risk management - A primer
Summary

Training programme;
Self-learning
Practitioners;
FAO/UN staff
Ongoing

Communication for climate change adaptation, sustainable natural resources management and food security
Summary 

Training programme;
FAO field projects 
Policy makers;
Practitioners;
NGOs/CSOs
Ongoing
Climate risk management
Summary
Training programme;
FAO field projects
Practitioners;
NGOs/CSOs
Ongoing
Agricultural extension in transition worldwide: policies and strategies for reform Training programme;
FAO field projects;
Self-learning
Policy makers; FAO/UN staff Ongoing

 

 

 

last updated:  Wednesday, December 18, 2013