Lisa Schipper

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weADAPT's 15th Anniversary: The Future of Climate Change Adaptation

SEI marked the 20th anniversary of the Oxford Centre and the 15th anniversary of weADAPT with an event that addressed goals for and barriers to adaptation, and ideas to achieve greater progress.

 
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Great Adaptations Podcast

Great Adaptations Podcast

Learn about adaptation by listening to the Glacier Trust's Great Adaptations podcast.The podcast features interviews with leading figures in the climate change adaptation and climate justice movement. 

 

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Adaptation interventions and their effect on vulnerability in developing countries

Based on a review of 34 interventions, this paper shows that adaptation interventions may reinforce, redistribute or create new vulnerability.

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Addressing the risk of maladaptation to climate change

This paper reviews the current theoretical scholarship on maladaptation and provides some specific case studies—in the Maldives, Ethiopia, South Africa, and Bangladesh—to advance the field.

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Review of climate change adaptation tools and methods

This report introduces readers to the topic of planning adaptation to climate change, and it draws out key issues that are especially relevant to countries in the Lower Mekong Basin.

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Understanding Adaptation Planning

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This report is written by partners in the Philippines, Vietnam and Nepal with funding provided by the Swedish Government through the Swedish International Development Agency (Sida...

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Adaptation Knowledge Platform for Asia

Strengthening linkages between adaptation and the sustainable development agenda whilst enhancing institutional and research capacity.
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