Articles

Displaying 1537 - 1560 of 1653 results
Article

Burkina Faso

Note: This report was produced in Feb 2009 as part of work to support Sida Environment and Climate strategies for different countries. Map Current Climate and hazards Climatic zones in Burkina Faso...
Read Article
4f80177cba74dbiodiversity-in-agriculture - climate adaptation.
Article

Biodiverse Agriculture for a Changing Climate

Climate change will bring enormous and unpredictable changes to agriculture which will affect global food supplies and disproportionately impact on the poor. Emissions of greenhouse gases from...
Read Article
Article

Belarus Climate Screening

This brief screening was prepared as part of an Environment and Climate Change Policy Brief for SIDA which was produced by the University of Gothenburg in March 2010 . The focus is on issues which...
Read Article
Article

Author List for FKx 1

Please add your name and affiliation below if you have contributed to the Frontine Knowledge Explorer article on climate adaptation and disaster risk reduction. That way you can be credited in any...
Read Article
Article

Africa Regional Strategy

Introduction This short overview of climate change issues in Africa was written by Ben Smith and Anna Taylor in 2009 as input to an Environment and Climate Change policy brief to inform the...
Read Article
Climate Adaptation Options Explorer online video tutorial
Article

ADx Online video tutorial

This is a video about the ADx toolkit developed as a contribution to the CIRCE project. The tool is in the prototype phase: the aim is to test and further develop it with partners and practitioners within Circe and eventually with other decision-makers working in climate adaptation.

Read Article
Article

Adaptation to climate change seen from a southern NGO perspective

By Lawrence Flint - ENDA TM, 2007 ENDA is one of the few truly international African NGOs whose constituency comprises African populations in urban and rural Africa, many of which have suffered the...
Read Article
Article

ACCCA Training of Trainers vocabulary list

This is the list of vocabulary which participants in the April 2008 ACCCA Training of Trainers workshop on Climate Analysis felt it would be useful to define. Albedo The fraction of solar radiation...
Read Article
Article

ACCCA experiences: examples of creative approaches for communication

Grill sessions One innovative approach to learning-by-doing was implemented at the training of trainers workshop conducted in Cape Town in 2008 as part of the ACCCA project. The ‘Grill the...
Read Article
Titicaca
Article

Bolivia NCAP Project

The project will focus mainly on human subsistence systems by assessing food security and human health in Bolivia.

Read Article
social-learning-to-enhance-classroom - climate adaptation.
Article

Social learning

Social learning develops the actors' ability to improvise; it requires investment in relationships and trust building, respect for difference and appreciation of other ways of seeing the world.

Read Article
ooh - climate adaptation.
Article

Policy briefing on Climate Change in Sri Lanka

Policy briefing on Climate Change in Sri Lanka

Read Article
ooh 0 - climate adaptation.
Article

Policy briefing on Climate Change in Nepal

Policy briefing on Climate Change in Nepal

Read Article
ooh 1 - climate adaptation.
Article

Policy Briefing - Climate Change in Bangladesh

Policy Briefing - Climate Change in Bangladesh

Read Article
503792ace442aadaptation-image - climate adaptation.
Article

Participatory tools to aid adaptation

The table below is a summary by Kathleen Dietrich of Penn State University of the some of the many different tools used by practitioners in their work on adaptation. Many of these tools started life...
Read Article
Article

Methodology of Bhutan NCAP Project

Overview of the methodology An overview of the methodology used in the preparation of hazard maps is shown in the above figure. The whole process of the preparation of the hazard maps was kept very...
Read Article
Article

Bolivia Climate screening

Map Introduction We were requested by the Sida helpdesk at the University of Gothenburg to prepare a background paper (10-15 pages long) for participants in a Sida meeting in La Paz in November 2008...
Read Article
Article

Methodology of Bolivia NCAP Project

Methodology Social learning approach used in the project The NCAP-Bolivia followed the principles suggested in UNDP/GEF Adaptation Policy Framework (2003) Note: The NCAP project began in 2003:...
Read Article
Article

Community participation and monitoring

An Ideal Participatory Development Taken from Rowley and Lonsdale, submitted 2006 . See also Participatory Processes and Social Learning An effective participatory development depends on good...
Read Article
Article

World Bank Climate Investment Funds

The World Bank announced the approval of 2 large Climate Investment funds in July 2008, the Clean Technology Fund (CTF) and the Strategic Climate Fund (SCF), which are to serve largely to aid...
Read Article
Article

Sub-Module 1.3 - Stakeholder analysis and engagement

Introduction Identification of stakeholders, and developing a plan for their participation throughout the screening process will be based on sound stakeholder analysis. Not all stakeholders have...
Read Article
Article

Stakeholder analysis and engagement

Introduction to stakeholder analysis and engagement (see also Participatory Processes ) Identification of stakeholders, and developing a plan for their participation throughout the screening process...
Read Article
Article

Short course training: Risk Communication

Village Meeting with Folk Music in Nautanki This session focused on the fundamental concepts of risk communication and principles of communicating effectively, both in terms of the process and the...
Read Article

Pages