Nature for Climate Adaptation Initiative

Capacity building for an inclusive and resilient future

Seeking Clarity on Nature-Based Climate Solutions for Adaptation

New Initiative to Boost Capacity for Nature-Based Climate Solutions

Our Goal

To enhance the implementation of socially inclusive and gender-responsive nature-based climate solutions for adaptation in the most vulnerable regions of the world.

  • EbA E-Learning Course

    Learn about Ecosystem-based Adaptation planning and implementation through our online course in partnership with Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

  • Resources

    Grow your understanding of nature-based climate solutions with technical briefs and case studies focused on gender equity, social inclusion, and biodiversity benefits.

  • Events

    Join the conversation and enhance your knowledge of nature-based climate solutions through webinars, workshops, and other events.

New Guidance Note

This guidance note aims to clarify the concepts of NbS and Nature-Based Climate Solutions with an emphasis on climate adaptation.

Explore Our Resources and Events
  • Guidance

    NCAI Resource

    Seeking Clarity on Nature-Based Climate Solutions for Adaptation

    Learn about the concepts of Nature-Based Climate Solutions with an emphasis on climate adaptation.

  • Upcoming Event

    High-level Political Forum On Sustainable Development 2022

    5-15 July 2022

  • Guidance

    FEBA EbA Qualification Criteria

    Three elements and five criteria help answer the question: Is this approach EbA or not?

  • Technical Brief

    How Fiji Is Using the NAP Process to Scale Up EbA

    Learn how the Fijian government is using the NAP process to scale up EbA.

  • Upcoming Event

    UN Biodiversity Conference 2022 (CBD COP 15)

    Third quarter of 2022 

  • Technical Brief

    How Timor-Leste Is Using the NAP Process to Scale Up EbA

    For national governments seeking to broaden the uptake of EbA, the NAP process can be an effective driver for mainstreaming EbA.

  • Upcoming Event

    UN Climate Change Conference 2022 (UNFCCC COP 27)

    7-18 November 2022

  • Guidance

    Ecosystem-based Adaptation Tools Navigator

    Explore the searchable database of over 200 tools and methods relevant to EbA.

  • Guidance

    Toward Gender-Responsive Ecosystem-based Adaptation

    Learn about key building blocks for effective and gender-just Ecosystem-based Adaptation.