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UNFCCC Secretariat Releases Submissions on Examples of Methodologies and Tools for Increasing Economic Resilience

© UNFCCC15 April 2009: The UNFCCC Secretariat has released a document (FCCC/SBSTA/2009/MISC.6) on examples of measures, methodologies and tools on increasing economic resilience to climate change and reducing reliance on vulnerable economic sectors, including through economic diversification.

The document contains submissions on increasing economic resilience within the context of the Nairobi Work Programme on Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation to Climate Change from Belize, the Czech Republic on behalf of the European Community, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan and the Caribbean Community Climate Change Center. It will be examined by the 13th meeting of the Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), which will take place from 1-12 June 2009, in Bonn, Germany. [The document]