climate change adaptation

Created on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 9 - Mountains, Water and Oceans
Tags: water security, water management, resilience, climate change adaptation, partnership, infrastructure, finance, capacity building
Water needs to be put on the global climate finance agenda Maika Müller from Global Water Partnership explores the need for leveraging climate finance to help strengthen resilience and improve water ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP20 - Day 5 - Forests, Food and Agriculture
Tags: local communities, IPCC, REDD+, forests, climate change adaptation, climate change mitigation, land use change
The IPCC Fifth Assessment Report and forest-based communities: Five reasons why we need to connect the dots Regan Suzuki Pairojmahakij from the Centre for People and Forests presents five reasons for ... [ +++ ]
Created on Thursday, 04 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 4 - Business and Innovation
Tags: business, IPCC, agriculture, farmers, supply chain, climate change adaptation, consumers, producers
Sustainable agriculture: make climate change your business Nicolas Mounard from Twin and Twin Trading discusses the need for a holistic approach to partnerships along the value chain, highlighting the ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: Disaster risk reduction, climate change adaptation, resilience, natural disasters, research, loss and damage, UNFCCC
... follow. The project involves five case studies: the 2001 Mekong delta floods (Vietnam and Cambodia), the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami (Aceh, Indonesia), the 2008 cyclone Nargis (Myanmar), and the 2011 Bangkok ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: Loss and damage, UNFCCC, Small Island Developing States, climate change adaptation, COP20, natural disasters
...  Norma Cherry-Fevrier, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission Since the climate change conference in Bali in 2007, discussions on loss and damage have advanced, leading to a major ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: Loss and damage, small island developing states, international law, climate change adaptation, UNFCCC, sovereignty, sea level rise
Island nations endangered by climate change Alvin Leong from the Pace Global Center for Environmental Legal Studies explores the implications of sea level rise on legal statehood for some Small Island ... [ +++ ]
Created on Sunday, 30 November 2014 / COP 20 - Day 1 - Framework and Climate Finance
Tags: IPCC, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Fifth Assessment Report, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, impacts, vulnerability, climate science
... Report of 2001 provided further information relevant to the development of the UNFCCC and the Kyoto Protocol. The Fourth, Climate change 2007, paid greater attention to the integration of climate change ... [ +++ ]