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Shaping future climate change adaptation-related indicators

Shaping future climate change adaptation-related indicators | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
A new Sniffer report looks at the gaps in our climate change indicators and data sets, and assesses the form and function of adaptation indicators for future policy development.
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Small island states need action on climate loss and damage - AlertNet

Small island states need action on climate loss and damage - AlertNet | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
Insurance and a solidarity fund could cushion against both sudden and slow-onset climate impacts...
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Adapting to climate change in South Australia - Government of South Australia

The Gateway to South Australian Community, Business and Government Information and Services.
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ICT will help Ugandan farmers cope with climate change - SciDev.Net

ICT will help Ugandan farmers cope with climate change - SciDev.Net | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
ICT will help Ugandan farmers cope with climate changeSciDev.NetClimate Change Adaptation and ICT (CHAI), a two-year project launched in Kampala earlier this month (3 August), will generate agricultural, environmental management, market and...
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African Adaptation to Climate Change in Action | Green Africa ...

The Climate Change Adaptation in Africa (CCAA) research and capacity development program has supported 46 research projects in 33 African countries over the past 6 years. Established in 2006, the CCAA program ...
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How farmers' gender-based differences hamper climate adaptation

How farmers' gender-based differences hamper climate adaptation | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
A new working paper by the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) is analyzing field material from Uganda, Ghana and Bangladesh, conducted through participatory research tools to find gender-based...
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Climate Change and Agricultural Production in South Africa: Impacts and Adaptation options

By Phokele Maponya, Sylvester Mpandeli

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The primary aim of the paper was to identify the impacts and adaptation options of climate variability and change on agricultural production in Limpopo province. The following objectives were identified: to understand the impacts of climate variability and change on agricultural production in Limpopo province ; to assess the impacts of climate variability and change on agricultural production in Limpopo province and to identify adaptation measures that reduces the impacts of climate variability and change on agricultural production in Limpopo province. A representative sample of 300 farmers aged 16 – 65+ years (46 percent males and 54 percent females) participated in the study. The study involved Sekhukhune and Capricorn districts, with 56 percent farmers in Capricorn and 44 percent in Sekhukhune district. The following 11 local municipalities were visited: Elias Motsoaledi, Makhuduthamaga, Fetakgo

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Nanotechnology and the Living City: If buildings were created by nature

Nanotechnology and the Living City: If buildings were created by nature | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
Modern Built Environment »; Climate Change Adaptation. Climate Change Adaptation Official Group. Join this group · Overview · Our group · Context and Priority Areas · Current Activities & Programmes · Climate Change ...
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Boston and New York brace for climate change | SmartPlanet

Boston and New York brace for climate change | SmartPlanet | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
Seaside cities must now think of ways to adapt to rising sea levels and more frequent flooding.
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Resource Revolution: Supplying a Growing World in the Face of Scarcity and Volatility | New Security Beat

Resource Revolution: Supplying a Growing World in the Face of Scarcity and Volatility | New Security Beat | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it

Over the next two decades, as many as three billion people will join the middle class, even as billions more live without electricity, modern cooking fuel, and safe and reliable access to food and water. Resources are becoming more scarce and more difficult to extract, and combin ...

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CCAFS Report Focuses on Genetic Diversity in Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change

CCAFS Report Focuses on Genetic Diversity in Agricultural Adaptation to Climate Change | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
CCAFS has released a working paper titled Flows Under Stress: Availability of Plant Genetic Resources in Times of Climate and Policy Change, which examines how the collection, use and distribution of plant genetic resources by CGIAR centers are...
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Australia's Marine Biodiversity and Resources in a Changing Climate - a review of impacts and adaptation 2009-2012

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Research paper: Social and Institutional Dimensions of Climate Change Adaptation

Title: Social and Institutional Dimensions of Climate Change Adaptation Abstract: Purpose – The Philippines is among the countries vulnerable to the adverse impacts of climate change. However, many local government...
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Ethiopia: 'The Truth Is That All Problems Have Solutions' - Even Climate Change

Ethiopia: 'The Truth Is That All Problems Have Solutions' - Even Climate Change | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
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Prioritisation for Adaptation in Tropical Forest Ecosystems | CIFOR

Prioritisation for Adaptation in Tropical Forest Ecosystems | CIFOR | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it

Prioritisation for Adaptation in Tropical Forest Ecosystems
Authors:Nkem, J.; Idinoba, M.; Santoso, H.; Perez, C.J.; Forner, C.; Locatelli, B.; Kanninen, M

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Small Island Nations Take Fight Against Climate Change Into Their Own Hands

Small Island Nations Take Fight Against Climate Change Into Their Own Hands | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
 
Small island countries around the world probably face the gravest threat from global warming and climate change. Some of these countries are also among the economically weakest in the world.
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Vietnam - Poor urban planning to blame for climate change affects ...

Dr. Bach Tan Sinh from the Ministry of Science and Technology's National Institute for Science and Technology Policy and Strategy Studies said that integrating climate change adaptation issues into urban planning remains a ...
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Bigger budget for climate change sought | The Philippines

The floods that battered the Philippines in recent weeks have underscored the need for a bigger government budget for disaster mitigation and climate change adaptation, the country’s budget chief said.
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Climate Change News: Species Adapting to Climate Change is more complicated than thought

Climate Change News: Species Adapting to Climate Change is more complicated than thought | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
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Ecosystem based Adaptation to Climate Change in Solomon Islands | Biodiversity & Ecosystems Management

Ecosystem based Adaptation to Climate Change in Solomon Islands | Biodiversity & Ecosystems Management | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it

A project using natural adaptation methods to address climate change has received a warm welcome by villages in Choiseul Province, Solomon Islands. ...

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Stewen/Agrawal: Northeast India is a global leader on adaptation to climate change

Stewen/Agrawal: Northeast India is a global leader on adaptation to climate change | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
Northeast India is a global leader on adaptation to climate change...

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As Climate Changes, Urban Planners Help Cities Adapt

As Climate Changes, Urban Planners Help Cities Adapt | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
Despite the ongoing national political dissension over climate change, Boston and Cambridge, among other cities around the world, are searching for ways to cope with its effects.
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Climate Change Vulnerability & Adaptation

Climate Change Vulnerability & Adaptation | adapting to climate change | Scoop.it
This programme is aimed at understanding the behaviour, phenology, stress ecology, demography and genetic...
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