Adaptation


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平成25年度アジア太平洋地域における気候変動の適応に関する調査等業務報告書

Commissioned Report
Japanese
January 2014 Topics:
Presentation
Japanese
December 2013 Topics:

This presentation introduces the APN and APAN projects on training needs assessment and developing training modules, principles and processes involved, tools employed and outputs....

Presentation
English
December 2013 Topics:
Climate Change Adaptation and Developing Countries

This lecture along with a class exercise was designed to introduce the Seminar students to the intricacies involved in adaptation decision making at global and local scales and to...

Presentation
English
November 2013 Topics:
CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION IN WATER SECTOR

Keeping in view the various pressures operating on water resources, this chapter elicits various tools for prioritizing adaptation actions within water sector, evaluates different...

Book Chapter
English
October 2013 Topics:

The recent extreme shocks, originating from both climatic and non-climatic factors, have unearthed several hidden vulnerabilities that cities are characterized by emphasizing that...

Presentation
English
October 2013 Topics:
Conference Summary  International Conference on Adaptation and Loss and Damage: Integrating Scientific Aspects 30-31st August 2013, Bangkok, Thailand

The international community has progressively reached at a consensus that there will be residual impacts associated with climate change despite implementing adaptation and...

Conference Proceeding
English
August 2013 Topics:
Developing Adaptation Policies in the Agriculture Sector: Indonesia’s Experience

The Government of Indonesia has been developing adaptation policies for the agriculture sector in recent years. In the process of preparation, many issues are identified, discussed...

Author: 
Kiki Kartikasari
Doddy Juli Irawan
Book Chapter
English
May 2013 Topics:
Resource conservation, community participation and tools for screening climate smart practices in natural resource management

Natural resources continue to play an important role in livelihood and wellbeing of millions. Over exploitation and degradation of natural resource base have led to declining factor...

Presentation
English
May 2013 Topics:
PROMOTING RISK INSURANCE IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION: LESSONS FROM THE GROUND FOR THE FUTURE CLIMATE REGIME UNDER UNFCCC

Climate change has brought an additional dimension to disaster risks in the Asia-Pacific Region as it is projected to exacerbate the intensity and magnitude of various natural...

Author: 
Gattineni Srinivasa Rao
Koji Fukuda
Book Chapter
English
April 2013 Topics:
ADAPTATION EFFECTIVENESS INDICATORS FOR AGRICULTURE IN THE GANGETIC BASIN

Measuring the effectiveness of adaptation to climate change has assumed significance for the reasons that huge amount of resources are being made available for climate change...

Research Report
English
March 2013 Topics:
TRAINING MODULES FOR CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION IN AGRICULTURE: SUB-DISTRICT AND DISTRICT LEVEL AGRICULTURE OFFICERS OF BANGLADESH

The training modules developed from training needs assessment carried out during 2010-2011 were further pilot tested and modified. The pilot testing of training modules was carried...

Author: 
Md. Sekender Ali
KBD. Md. Fazlul Karim
Dr. Abul Kalam Azad
Policy Report
English
March 2013 Topics:
Approaches for Climate Change Adaptation: A Case Study of Agriculture Initiatives in Japan

In the on-going debate on climate change adaptation, much has been focused on the developing countries and little emphasis has been made on the need for adaptation in the developed...

Book Chapter
English
March 2013 Topics:
How Adaptive Policies are in Japan and Can Adaptive Policies Mean Effective Policies? Some Implications for Governing Climate Change Adaptation

It has been widely regarded that policies and institutions that are adaptive in nature can deal with climate change adaptation. However, verifying the veracity of this hypothesis is...

Book Chapter
English
March 2013 Topics:

Assessing the effectiveness of climate change adaptation actions is important for monitoring and evaluation at regular intervals, efficient allocation of limited resources and...

Presentation
English
March 2013 Topics:
Strengthening Capacity for Policy Research on Mainstreaming Adaptation to Climate Change in Agriculture and Water Sectors

The Project was initiated in August 2009 to strengthen research capacity on mainstreaming climate change adaptation concerns into agricultural and water policies and foster...

Author: 
J. J. Pereira, UKM, Malaysia
A.A. Nambi, MSSRF, India
N.V. Thang, IMHEN, Vietnam
T.C.Tan, UKM, Malaysia
Research Report
English
March 2013 Topics:
Mitigation Co-Benefits of Adaptation Actions in Agriculture: An Opportunity for Promoting Climate Smart Agriculture in Indonesia
In Asian Journal of Environment and Disaster Management

The government of Indonesia has been promoting the system of rice intensification with emphasis on resource use efficiency and climate change adaptation benefits. One question...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
February 2013 Topics:
Do Adaptive Policies Mean Effective Policies? Implications for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction
In Earth System Governance Tokyo Conference

It has been widely regarded that policies that are adaptive in nature are better able to deal with dynamic and uncertain issues such as environmental degradation and climate change...

Author: 
Misa Aoki
R. Mashimo
Peer-reviewed Article
English
January 2013 Topics:

Do adaptive policies mean effective policies? Some Implications for Governing CCA and DRR

Author: 
M. Aoki
R. Mashimo
Presentation
English
January 2013 Topics:

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