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2022

2022 World Food Prize Awarded to WASP Member Cynthia Rosenzweig

2022 World Food Prize Awarded to WASP Member Cynthia Rosenzweig

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10 May 2022
Cynthia Rosenzweig, a senior research scientist and head of the Climate Impacts Group at NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York City and co-chair of the World Adaptation Science Programme (WASP) in the Science Committee, received the 2022 World Food Prize from the World Food Prize Foundation on May 5.
Fifth WASP Science-for-Adaptation Policy Brief will be launched at the Gobeshona Conference

Fifth WASP Science-for-Adaptation Policy Brief will be launched at the Gobeshona Conference

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27 March 2022
The 5th WASP Science for Adaptation Policy Brief will be launched at the Gobeshona Conference this upcoming Wednesday 30 March, 11:30-13:00 GMT.
Adaptation Gap Report short survey

Adaptation Gap Report short survey

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21 February 2022
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) launched the 2021 edition of the Adaptation Gap Report on the 4th of November 2021, during the 26th UN Climate Change Conference (COP26). To strengthen the future editions of the Adaptation Gap Report, UNEP would like to invite you, to please take this short survey on the report. Your response would be much appreciated!   
Adaptation Futures 2023 Conference: A Survey

Adaptation Futures 2023 Conference: A Survey

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08 February 2022
The organizing committee of the  Adaptation Futures (AF) 2023  conference in Montreal has sent out a survey to identify good practices and examples of innovation in online conferencing for the climate change and sustainability community. This project will help design the conference experience at the AF2023. 
WASP Third Annual Meeting

WASP Third Annual Meeting

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31 January 2022
It was a pleasure to host our fully-virtual Third Annual Meeting of the World Adaptation Science Programme (WASP) over the past days (26-28 January 2022)!

2021

The Adaptation Research Alliance - Call for applications for micro -grants

The Adaptation Research Alliance - Call for applications for micro -grants

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08 December 2021
The Adaptation Research Alliance (ARA) has up to 30 micro grants of GBP 10,000 for your climate adaptation project.
Adaptation Futures 2023 will take place in Canada

Adaptation Futures 2023 will take place in Canada

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22 November 2021
The seventh  Adaptation Futures international conference series on global adaptation will be organized by Ouranos, in partnership with the Governement of Canada and WASP. The conference will take place on October 2-6, 2023 in Montreal.
COP26 Side Event: WASP Research Directions and Learning Agendas for Adaptation

COP26 Side Event: WASP Research Directions and Learning Agendas for Adaptation

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17 November 2021
On 9 November the World Adaptation Science Programme (WASP) hosted a side event on adaptation research directions and learning agendas.
COP26 Side Event: WASP Science for Adaptation Policy Brief

COP26 Side Event: WASP Science for Adaptation Policy Brief

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17 November 2021
On 8 November, the World Adaptation Science Programme (WASP) launched a Science for Adaptation Policy Brief on Early Warning Systems for Adaptation (EWSA).
UNEP launched the 2021 Adaptation Gap Report

UNEP launched the 2021 Adaptation Gap Report

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08 November 2021
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) launched the 6th edition of the UNEP Adaptation Gap Report, "The Gathering Storm", in a high-level online press event.  The report provides an update on the global status and progress of the adaptation process across planning, financing and implementation. In addition, the report assesses overall results in adaptation using a forward-looking approach and takes a thematic deep dive into the COVID-19 implications for adaptation progress. Download the report here.

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