Enhancing the Resilience of Tourism Reliant Communities to Climate Change Risks Project

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Description

The objective of the project is to enhance the resilience of tourism-­reliant communities to climate change risks. This will be achieved by integrating climate change into
development policy and instruments, and investing in adaptation actions supporting tourism-reliant communities.These are priorities identified under Samoa’s National Adaptation Programme of Action (NAPA). Resources will be used to establish financial support schemes and risk transfer mechanisms develop a sector-­‐tailored early warning system and implement concrete adaptation measures in high priority tourism‐reliant communities and tourism sites targeting the management of coastal infrastructure, water resources, shore line and tourism resources including recreational activities.

Start Date
Saturday, May 25, 2013
End Date
Thursday, May 25, 2017
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ICCRITS
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Parallel co-financing: Government of Samoa, UNDP.