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US cities try to adapt climate change - USA Today

US cities try to adapt climate change - USA Today | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
USA TodayUS cities try to adapt climate changeUSA TodayThey're at the forefront of an emerging trend: adaptation. "It's a new field," says Brian Holland, director of climate programs at ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability USA.
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"Climate Change Is Affecting Traditional Knowledge" - Inter Press Service

"Climate Change Is Affecting Traditional Knowledge" - Inter Press Service | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
"Climate Change Is Affecting Traditional Knowledge"Inter Press Service3-5. Q: At the Congress you stated that traditional knowledge is losing validity as a result of climate change.
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Jobless Filipinos seen as climate change workers | Catastrophic ...

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines—The country has a veritable “army of unemployed graduates,” which could be deployed to teach communities, especially those in remote villages, about climate change adaptation, according to two ...
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How climate data is bringing benefits to Senegal's farmers ...

How climate data is bringing benefits to Senegal's farmers ... | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
... which funded the InfoClim project, said the pilot project was intended to understand how to disseminate scientific information on adaptation to climate change to rural communities and local decision-makers.
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UCLA's Matthew Kahn on Climate Change Adaptation

UCLA's Matthew Kahn on Climate Change Adaptation | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
Matthew Kahn, author of "Climatopolis," was a Lone Mountain Fellow at PERC in the summer of 2011.
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CLACC Malawi: Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change in Malawi

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CLACC Malawi: Community Based Adaptation to Climate Change in Malawi...
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Ian Burton, University of Toronto, 5th Conference on Community Based Adaptation to Climate ...

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Dr. Ian Burton.Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto giving his speech at the opening of The 5th International Conference on Community ...youtube.com...
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LGUs oriented on 'climate' adaptation - Manila Bulletin

LGUs oriented on 'climate' adaptation - Manila Bulletin | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
LGUs oriented on 'climate' adaptationManila Bulletin"Addressing climate change helps boost the local economy, too. Those two things are intertwined," she added.
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Blogging from climate adaptation conference | GreenCityBlueLake

Blogging from climate adaptation conference | GreenCityBlueLake | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
Some of our communities didn't have priority development areas, but they knew to stay away from steep slopes. Implementation of a good zoning and master plan is an adaptation of climate change. Communities like Eastlake ...
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Coastal erosion tackled – councils, government join forces ...

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Another Tasmanian project to develop flexible coastal adaptation pathways for local communities will receive funding from the Australian Government's coastal adaptation decisions pathways program. The climate change adaptation unit is ...
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Pacific Adaptation to Climate Change (PACC) Project: Kivori Village, Papua New ...

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The Kivori community is a pilot site for the Pacific Adaptation to Climate Change (PACC) Project, nationally implemented by the Department of ...youtube.com...
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Forest communities in Nepal grappling with climate change

Forest communities in Nepal grappling with climate change | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
Communities that manage the forests in Nepal are grappling with the vagaries of erratic rainfall, drought and depleting water for drinking and agriculture.
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The global mean and the human scale: Climate-change adaptation agenda under scrutiny

Science historian Professor Naomi Oreskes explains why limits in the predictive capacity of climate models present a challenge to those favoring ...youtube.com...
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Local knowledge benefits climate change science and adaptation ...

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In order to understand the impacts of climate change in the regions of the world that are most vulnerable, why not ask the locals? One study did just that by interviewing people in village communities in Darjeeling Hills ...
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NW today: Trout face climate change troubles - The Spokesman Review

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NW today: Trout face climate change troublesThe Spokesman ReviewATHOL — Tests of a small North Idaho community water system showed arsenic at levels about nine times what the federal government allows, prompting residents to drink bottled water.
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Climate change leads Inuits to team up with CSU to predict weather and ice - Denver Post

Climate change leads Inuits to team up with CSU to predict weather and ice - Denver Post | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
Climate change leads Inuits to team up with CSU to predict weather and iceDenver PostToday the scientists, led by climate-modeling veteran Glen Liston, are installing a super-sensitive network of weather stations near an isolated community on...
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New Climate Change Adaptation Project Launched - ScandAsia.com

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ScandAsia.comNew Climate Change Adaptation Project LaunchedScandAsia.comObjective of the project is to strengthen existing networks of southern NGOs for their pro-active engagement in climate change adaptation supporting local communities in Ben...
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World Bank okays climate change adaptation project

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Entertainment AS THE country braces for the effects of the La Nia phenomenon, World Bank has approved a project designed to enable rural communities in the Philippines to adjust to climate c...
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How Climate Change Alters Lives in Kenya and Ethiopia

UNICEF correspondent Chris Niles reports on how climate change is altering the lives of traditional communities in Ethiopia and Kenya, and how ...5min.com...
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Climate Today » Adapting to climate change: how will we learn to do it

Climate Today » Adapting to climate change: how will we learn to do it | Climate Change and Adaptation | Scoop.it
Here is how adaptation is being approached in Australia- worth checking out the website. - Editor. Australia adaptation Victorian Centre for Climate Change Adaptation Research. There is now increasing realisation that we will have to adapt ...
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Cities seen key to climate change measures - Inquirer.net

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Cities seen key to climate change measuresInquirer.net“The whole community must take part in the initiatives to truly develop climate change and disaster-resilient communities … It must also ensure the survival of our communities,” Rodriguez said.
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Micronesia endorses Pacific Adaptation to Climate Change | Wow ...

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Micronesia Leaders Summit endorses the Pacific Adaptation to Climate Change Project9 August 2011, Port Vila, Vanuatu - Support for the. ...
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Ian Burton, University of Toronto, 5th Conference on Community Based Adaptation to Climate ...

Dr. Ian Burton.Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto giving his speech at the opening of The 5th International Conference on Community ...youtube.com...
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Participatory videos for monitoring and evaluation in community based adaptation to climate change

5th May 2011. Solidad Muñiz from Insightshare joined the KM Impact Challenge unConference virtually in a skype interview.
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The Challenge of Governing Climate Change Adaptation - Part 2

The Challenge of Governing Climate Change Adaptation - 3rd Mistra-SWECIA Science Seminar at the Stockholm Environment Institute, 9 May 2011 (Part 2)youtube.com...
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