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How forward-looking organisations are taking tangible, constructive steps to anticipate climate change and mitigate its impact
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IPCC Fifth Assessment Report Synthesis Report

The SYR synthesizes the main findings of the AR5 (IPCC) based on contributions from Working Group I (The Physical Science Basis), Working Group II (Impacts, Adaptation…
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Resilience in a Hotter World

Resilience in a Hotter World | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Business management magazine, blogs, case studies, articles, books, and webinars from Harvard Business Review, addressing today's topics and challenges in business management.
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Energimyndigheten - Call for CDM proposals

The Swedish Energy Agency is inviting Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project participants to submit proposals for delivery of Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) to the Swedish CDM programme.
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Critical choices in The Critical Decade

Two years ago the Climate Commission warned that 2011-2020 is the 'Critical Decade' for tackling climate change. In particular, this is the Critical Decade f...
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Earth Day Focus: 20 Cities & Counties Leading on Climate Resilience — ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability USA

Earth Day Focus: 20 Cities & Counties Leading on Climate Resilience — ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability USA | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Earth Day is the perfect moment to focus on the biggest emerging environmental issue in 2013: the need for more resilient communities that can bounce back from destructive extreme weather fueled by climate change.
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Oil’s new supply boom is a bust for the climate - The Price of Oil

Oil’s new supply boom is a bust for the climate - The Price of Oil | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
What if you knew that smoking that one last packet of cigarettes was going to give you cancer? Imagine if our understanding of cancer was so precise as to
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Is Your Company Ready for the Circular Economy?

Is Your Company Ready for the Circular Economy? | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Better managing the planet's resources doesn't have to mean you don't turn a profit.
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Building Resilience Against Disasters | Visual.ly

Building Resilience Against Disasters | Visual.ly | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Human and financial losses from natural disasters are rising fast in the Asia and Pacific region. While most Asian countries have disaster handling ca
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Climate Change Is Here. How Companies Are Preparing For It - Forbes

Climate Change Is Here. How Companies Are Preparing For It - Forbes | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Forward-thinking companies are taking constructive steps to anticipate climate change and mitigate its risk. This growing discipline is known as "Climate Resilience."
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CDP: More big businesses see risks from climate change

CDP: More big businesses see risks from climate change | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Investors call for more disclosure and carbon reduction action from the business world amid lack of government leadership.
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Vicki Arroyo: Let's prepare for our new climate | Video on TED.com

As Vicki Arroyo says, it's time to prepare our homes and cities for our changing climate, with its increased risk of flooding, drought and uncertainty.
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Leading in a "Material World" - The Sustainability Outlook 2013 Survey | 3BL Media

Leading in a "Material World" - The Sustainability Outlook 2013 Survey | 3BL Media | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
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Climate change adaptation, resilience and complexity

Climate change adaptation, resilience and complexity | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
With the latest round of UN climate talks  underway in Durban this week, many are rightly concerned about the agreements that will be reached (if any), and whether it will be a case of too little,...

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Interactive: Carbon Emissions Past, Present and Future | World Resources Institute

Interactive: Carbon Emissions Past, Present and Future | World Resources Institute | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Interactive: Carbon Emissions Past, Present and Future
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Revaluing Ecosystems: A special edition of The Economist magazine

A special edition of The Economist magazine with many of the best articles from the past few years on our natural world.
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The Most Terrifying Video You'll Ever See

Over 11 million total views. Now there's a book: "...superbly crafted...A must read." -Gen. Anthony Zinni, US CENTCOM Commander (Ret.) "This book trumps most...
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The precautionary principle

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You’re going to get wet

You’re going to get wet | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
BEFORE Hurricane Sandy tore through New York and New Jersey, it stopped in Florida. Huge waves covered beaches, swept over Fort Lauderdale’s concrete sea wall and...
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Deteriorating Transportation System Susceptible to More Frequent Weather Disasters | Transportation Issues Daily

Deteriorating Transportation System Susceptible to More Frequent Weather Disasters | Transportation Issues Daily | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
The U.S. has allowed transportation and other infrastructure to grow obsolete and deteriorate, which poses a threat not just to public safety but also to the nation’s economic health.
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The Most Influential Climate Science Paper Today Remains Unknown to Most People | InsideClimate News

The Most Influential Climate Science Paper Today Remains Unknown to Most People | InsideClimate News | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
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The McKibben Rolling Stone article from 19 July 2012 is also worth a read: http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/global-warmings-terrifying-new-math-20120719

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How Sustainability Builds Supply Chain Resilience - Sustainability: business, life, environment | Taiga Company

How Sustainability Builds Supply Chain Resilience - Sustainability: business, life, environment | Taiga Company | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
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Clean-up or adaptation? 'Disaster-proofing' Queensland

Clean-up or adaptation? 'Disaster-proofing' Queensland | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
Following several years of devastation in Queensland, the state’s premier believes it’s time to “flood and disaster proof” as many towns and communities as possible.
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What Does Climate Resilience Look Like?

What Does Climate Resilience Look Like? | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
As the annual costs of severe weather events in the U.S. grow into the billions of dollars, companies and communities are examining how best to plan ahead to pr
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Climate Change: Why Businesses Started Caring | Sustainable Business Forum

Climate Change: Why Businesses Started Caring | Sustainable Business Forum | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
In 2012 an increasing number of US businesses decided it was in their strategic best interests to lead on climate action as a means to generate business value.
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A New Climate Narrative: Climate Resilience | Center for Strategic and International Studies

A New Climate Narrative: Climate Resilience | Center for Strategic and International Studies | Climate Resilience | Scoop.it
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