APN News

Linking Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Risk Reduction, and Loss & Damage: Lessons toward Resilient Asia-Pacific Region

12 May 2016, Rotterdam, the Netherlands — With the UNFCCC Cancun Agreement for Adaptation and Warsaw International Mechanism for Loss and Damage in 2011 and 2013, respectively, disaster resilience through science-based climate adaptation and loss and damage has become part of APN’s Climate Adaptation Framework. At … Read more...

APN 21st Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting Held in Zhengzhou, China

21 April 2016, Zhengzhou, Henan, China — APN’s 21st Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting (IGM/SPG) successfully concluded today in Zhengzhou, the provincial capital of Henan, China. The Meeting was hosted by the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People’s Republic of … Read more...

Call for Entries – L. B. Brown Memorial Photo Contest for December: Mountain and People

This month, the APN’s L. B. Brown Memorial Photo Contest takes the theme of “Mountain and People”. Photo Contest Background The United Nations General Assembly designated 11 December “International Mountain Day” to create awareness about the importance of mountains to life, to highlight the opportunities … Read more...