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.

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Seeking Clarity on Nature-Based Climate Solutions for Adaptation

Learn how to clarify the concepts of Nature-based Solutions (NbS) and Nature-Based Climate Solutions (NBCS) with an emphasis on climate adaptation with this guidance note. 

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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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Climate Resilient Development

Approaches, tools, methods, and guidance for progressing towards Climate Resilient Development, and experiences and learning from how these are being applied in practice. 
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National Adaptation Planning

Designing robust, flexible adaptation strategies for national adaptation plans.
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Vulnerability

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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