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Ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation: evidence from two sites in Bangladesh - eldis (2015/1/26)
Ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation (EbA) involve the use of biodiversity and ecosystem services to help people adapt to the adverse effects of climate change. Those who are most vulnerable to climate change are often highly reliant on the natu ...

An examination of the least developed countries in the IPCC AR5 WGII - eldis (2015/1/26)
The Fifth Assessment Report of Working Group II of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change was released in 2014. It examines the impacts of climate change, inherent vulnerabilities and adaptation responses across the globe. The Least Developed ...

A review of decision-support models for adaptation to climate change in the context of development - eldis (2015/1/26)
In order to increase adaptive capacity and empower people to cope with their changing environment, it is imperative to develop decision-support tools that help people understand and respond to challenges and opportunities. Some such tools have emerg ...

A review of decision-support models for adaptation to climate change in the context of development - eldis (2015/1/26)
In order to increase adaptive capacity and empower people to cope with their changing environment, it is imperative to develop decision-support tools that help people understand and respond to challenges and opportunities. Some such tools have emerg ...

Farmers, food and climate change: ensuring community-based adaptation is mainstreamed into agricultural programmes - eldis (2015/1/26)
Climate change creates widespread risks for food production. As climate impacts are often locally specific, it is imperative that large-scale initiatives to support smallholder farmers consider local priorities and integrate lessons from successful ...

Farmers, food and climate change: ensuring community-based adaptation is mainstreamed into agricultural programmes - eldis (2015/1/26)
Climate change creates widespread risks for food production. As climate impacts are often locally specific, it is imperative that large-scale initiatives to support smallholder farmers consider local priorities and integrate lessons from successful ...

Moving towards inclusive urban adaptation: approaches to integrating community-based adaptation to climate change at city and national scale - eldis (2015/1/26)
Adaptation to climate change in urban areas presents a complex challenge. Consequently, approaches to urban adaptation should be both multilevel and multidimensional. Community-based adaptation (CBA) presents an opportunity for local-level participa ...

Moving towards inclusive urban adaptation: approaches to integrating community-based adaptation to climate change at city and national scale - eldis (2015/1/26)
Adaptation to climate change in urban areas presents a complex challenge. Consequently, approaches to urban adaptation should be both multilevel and multidimensional. Community-based adaptation (CBA) presents an opportunity for local-level participa ...

Mainstreaming climate change adaptation into development in Bangladesh - eldis (2015/1/26)
The close linkages between climate change adaptation and development have led to calls for addressing the two issues in an integrated way.‘Mainstreaming’ climate information, policies and measures into ongoing development planning and de ...

Mainstreaming climate change adaptation into development in Bangladesh - eldis (2015/1/26)
The close linkages between climate change adaptation and development have led to calls for addressing the two issues in an integrated way.‘Mainstreaming’ climate information, policies and measures into ongoing development planning and de ...

Up-scaling finance for community-based adaptation - eldis (2015/1/26)
While most adaptation actions occur at the local level, there is an absence of commitment at the international level to channel adaptation finance to local communities. Without such a commitment, there is a risk that climate finance will continue to ...

Up-scaling finance for community-based adaptation - eldis (2015/1/26)
While most adaptation actions occur at the local level, there is an absence of commitment at the international level to channel adaptation finance to local communities. Without such a commitment, there is a risk that climate finance will continue to ...

Knowledge flows in climate change adaptation: exploring friction between scales - Knowledge-flows-in-climate-change-adaptation-Exploring-friction-between-scales.pdf - eldis (2015/1/26)
Effective mainstreaming of climate change adaptation (CCA) into related policy and development initiatives relies on comprehensive knowledge sharing between multiple stakeholders. In Bangladesh, community-based adaptation (CBA) practitioners are cri ...

Knowledge flows in climate change adaptation: exploring friction between scales - Knowledge-flows-in-climate-change-adaptation-Exploring-friction-between-scales.pdf - eldis (2015/1/26)
Effective mainstreaming of climate change adaptation (CCA) into related policy and development initiatives relies on comprehensive knowledge sharing between multiple stakeholders. In Bangladesh, community-based adaptation (CBA) practitioners are cri ...

SEI ranked number two among world’s environment think tanks - SEI, Sweden (2015/1/26)
For the second year in a row Stockholm Environment Institute is ranked as the 2nd most influential environment think tank in the world, according to the Global Go To Think Tank Index Read more...

The Nuclear Weapons Comeback - ISN (2015/1/26)
This commentary argues that doctrinal discussions on nuclear warfare are both evolving and growing in importance in countries such as Russia, China, Pakistan and India. In response, the West needs to pay more attention to these developments and condu ...

Workshop report: Asia and Pacific Regional Workshop :Promoting CDM and Market Mechanisms - IGES - EnviroScope Library (2015/1/26)

Gibraltar, controles en la verja y nuevo diálogo ad hoc: la UE se involucra en la controversia - ISN (2015/1/26)
Este análisis tematiza la crisis con Gibraltar y las implicaciones del reforzamiento español de los controles en el área fronteriza. El autor explica que no hay un acuerdo hispano-británico sobre la demarcación fronteriza con Gibraltar, la verja ...

Lithuania. Report on the individual review of the annual submission of Lithuania submitted in 2014. [FCCC/ARR/2014/LTU] - UNFCCC Latest Documents (2015/1/24)

Governments in Bangkok prepare for 2012 climate change decisions - UNFCCC Press Releases & Advisories (2015/1/24)

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