Jeffrey Jianfeng Qi

Policy Analyst, Resilience

Jeffrey Qi is a Policy Analyst with IISD’s Resilience Program. Based in Vancouver, he provides research, project management, and communication support with a focus on national adaptation planning (NAP) processes, ecosystem-based adaptation, and multilateral agreements.

Jeffrey was previously a coordinator for the BC Council for International Cooperation, where he managed the organization’s youth-led climate change team and international climate policy initiatives. He specializes in multilateral negotiations and climate resilience and has participated in the negotiations of the Paris Agreement Work Programme on common timeframes, Global Stocktake, and the transparency framework.

Dili Timor Leste on January 21, 2011: people was walking on the lakeside on the way to his village; Photo: iStock

How Timor-Leste Is Using NAP Process to Scale Up Ecosystem-Based Adaptation (EbA)

Discover how the Timor-Leste government has adopted Ecosystem-based adaptation as a guiding principle in its NAP process to connect ecosystem protection and climate action.

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Jeffrey Jianfeng is a member of the following Themes, Networks or Projects

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Synergies between Adaptation and Mitigation

Exploring the co-benefits of adaptation and mitigation.
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National Adaptation Planning

Designing robust, flexible adaptation strategies for national adaptation plans.
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Guidelines and tools for assessing the social and biophysical vulnerability to climate change.
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Governance, institutions and policy

Advancing new insights into good governance for sustainable development in the face of social and ecological change.
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Nature-based Solutions

Enhancing nature-based solutions to support climate adaptation.
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