Launch of Fiji’s First National Adaptation Plan

Presented by the Fijian Government in collaboration with the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network

This side event convened to launch and illustrate Fiji’s new NAP, which sets out the country’s long-term ambitions for building the island’s resilience to climate change, and was developed with support from the NAP Global Network. Moderator Ilisapeci Vakacegu, Fiji, opened the event. Frank Bainimarama, COP23 President and Prime Minister, Fiji, highlighted that the first […]

Press Release: Fiji launches first-ever National Adaptation Plan during UN Climate Conference

Katowice | December 12, 2018

KATOWICE, December 12, 2018 – The Fijian Government launched its first National Adaptation Plan (NAP) document today, setting out its long-term ambitions for building Fiji’s resilience to climate change. This document, which was launched during the COP 24 United Nations Climate Change Conference with support from the NAP Global Network, is Fiji’s first-ever NAP. “Climate […]

Key Actions Advancing Fiji’s NAP Process

A conversation with Adrian Fenton

In an interview conducted by Clare Church, the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) Global Network spoke with Adrian Fenton, embedded advisor to the Fijian Government, who has been supporting the Ministry of Economy with the development of Fiji’s NAP process. Some answers may have been shortened for clarification and brevity.

How Technology and Community Insights Are Driving Adaptation Planning in the Pacific

A look at Integrated Vulnerability Assessments through an expert lens. View the story Menu What is an IVA? How Does IVA Define Vulnerability? IVA's Role in the NAP Process IVAs in Kiribati and Tuvalu Technology for IVA Databases Takeaway Lessons Credits How Technology and Community Insights Are Driving Adaptation Planning in the Pacific A look […]

Supporting Global Adaptation Action: Read the Network’s Progress Report

New progress report looks back at our activities from November 2017 to November 2018.

The climate is changing. Impacts are being felt, and adjustments today and in the future are necessary. More and more countries are defining and addressing their medium- and long-term climate adaptation priorities through National Adaptation Plan (NAP) processes. The NAP Global Network was created to support developing countries in advancing their NAP processes, and help […]

“Is there a gender issue?”

Lessons from Jamaica’s Workshop on Integrating Gender into the NAP Process View the story "Is there a gender issue?" Lessons from Jamaica’s Workshop on Integrating Gender into the NAP Process By Clare Church and Angie Dazé Introduction “Do we even have a gender issue here?” One participant addressed a room filled with climate change and […]

The role of the media in addressing climate change

Interview with the Communications specialist Víctor Santillán on the First Peruvian National Communicators Workshop View the story The Role of the Media in Addressing Climate Change Interview with the communications specialist Víctor Santillán on the First Peruvian National Communicators Workshop By Cesar Henrique Arrais On September 6-7, 21 journalists representing various types of media from […]