Objectives

Adaptasi Perubahan Iklim dan Ketangguhan (APIK) is a five-year project by United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to improve the ability of Indonesians to manage climate and disaster risk. APIK works to strengthen the capacity of Government of Indonesia to integrate climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction at national, provincial, and local levels. Using a landscape approach, APIK works directly with communities and private sector to proactively manage risks, and improve capacity of stakeholders to access, understand and communicate climate information.

The overall  objective of APIK is to  improve the ability of Indonesians to manage climate and disaster risk. In specific, objectives of APIK project are:

1. Integrating climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) into national and subnational frameworks;

2. Increasing capacity of local communities and private sector to address climate change and weather-related natural hazards; and

3. Increasing use of information for climate and disaster risk management among key stakeholders.