Germanwatch is a Germany-based environment and development organization. Following the motto, “Observing, Analysing, Acting”, Germanwatch has been actively promoting global equity and the preservation of livelihoods since 1991. Germanwatch has worked for more than 15 years on issues related to climate and development and is also heavily engaged in the UNFCCC negotiations.
The International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) provides a window to local experience, knowledge and research for countries most affected by climate change. ICCCAD supports a growing capacity of Bangladesh stakeholders while enabling individuals and organizations from around the world to benefit from training in Bangladesh, where they can be exposed to innovative initiatives and increasing knowledge on adaptation.
The Munich Climate Insurance Initiative (MCII) is hosted at UNU-EHS. MCII is a non-profit organization that brings together insurers, experts on climate change and adaptation, NGOs and policy researchers. MCII intents to find solutions to the risks posted by climate change. MCII provides a forum and gathering point for insurance-related expertise on climate impact issues.
The United Nations University (UNU) is the academic and research arm of the UN. The United Nations Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) is located in Bonn, Germany. The Institute supports policymakers and decision makers with evidence-based research and information on risk and vulnerability aspects of human security.
The Climate and Development Knowledge Network supports decision makers in designing and delivering climate compatible development. We do this by combining research, advisory services and knowledge sharing in support of locally owned and managed policy processes. We work in partnership with decision makers in the public, private and non-governmental sectors nationally, regionally and globally.