Global Adaptation Network

Founding Year: 2010

Staff: 2232


Daniel Essey (Program Officer UNEP)

A worldwide platform run by the United Nations Environment Programme. It aims to “share the knowledge necessary for climate adaptation and resilience, especially for vulnerable communities and ecosystems.” It acts as an umbrella organization for regional networks and partners that provide knowledge in their respective regions and to each other.


  • Learning Exchanges
  • University-City partnership
  • Global Adaptation Forums
  • Lima Adaptation Knowledge Initiative




Global Adaptation Network contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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