Community-Based Adaptation Network (CBA Network)


Name of initiative Community-Based Adaptation Network (CBA Network)
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Starting year 2017
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Organisational structure Integrated part of weADAPT, run by Stockholm Environment Institute.
Geographical coverage Global
Name of lead organisation weADAPT
Type of lead organisation NGO/Civil Society
Location/Nationality of lead organisation Sweden


Description The Global Initiative on Community-Based Adaptation (GICBA) is an open platform aiming to sharing and learning between all organisations (and individuals) working on community-based adaptation to climate change. GICBA is totally free to join, open to anyone, and is a virtual network to enable sharing of project experiences, tools and methods and to catalyse discussion around important issues.
Objectives Sharing and learning between all organisations (and individuals) working on community-based adaptation (CBA) to climate change.
Activities Annual conferences are organised. The last one was: The 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation to climate change (CBA11) taking place in Kampala, Uganda during 26-29th June 2017 with the theme: 'Harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation'.
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Monitoring and Impacts

Function of initiative Technical dialogue
Activity of initiative Knowledge dissemination and exchange, Knowledge production and innovation
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Participants Number Names
Members 7  
Companies 0
Business organisations 0
Research and educational organisations 0
Non-governmental organisations 6 IIED (United K.),  Practical Action (United K.),  Global Resiliance Partnership (United K.),  Climate Justice Resilience Fund (USA),  CARE (United K.),  IUCN (France)
National states 0
Governmental actors 1 Irish Aid (Ireland)
Regional / state / county actors 0
City / municipal actors 0
Intergovernmental organisations 0
Financial Institutions 0
Other members 0
Supporting partners 0
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Have only national states as participators No


Transport Agriculture Forestry Business Financial institutions Buildings Industry Waste Cities and subnational governments Short Term Pollutants International maritime transport Energy Supply Fluorinated gases Energy efficiency Renewable energy Supply chain emission reductions Adaptation Other Resilience Innovation Energy Access and Efficiency Private Finance
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Last update: 25 September 2020 09:55:52

Not only have national states as participators