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What is a Community-Based Adaptation Project?

We are often asked to define and articulate what a community-based adaptation project should look like, and whilst this is often riddled with difficulty the following questions should help those...

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Arab Region PRELIMINARY Domain

1st RCA4 test simulation; mean annual temperature (1989-91)

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Case studies analytical scope

This page is part of the Mediation Adaptation Pathfinder and documents case studies of some of the adaptation tools and appraoches featured in the Mediation project.

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Case studies sectors

Cross-sectoral

ADAM: Mainstreaming Adaptation Into Regional Land Use Planning In the Guadiana River Basin

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Summary:

The objective of the...

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Awareness raising

ORCHID: Mainstreaming Adaptation In Development Investments In the Water Sector In China

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ORCHID is designed to be a light touch...

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Analytical scope

This page explains the main findings of the review in terms of the analytical scope of adaptation tools.

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CRiSTAL

CRiSTAL is a project-planning tool that helps users design activities that support climate adaptation (i.e.,adaptation to climate variability and change) at the community level. 

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UKCIP Adpatation Wizard

Adaptation Wizard

Developed by UKCIP the Adaptation Wizard is a web-based tool that is designed to help users gain a basic understanding of climate change as well as integrate climate risks...

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Forests and Climate Change

Exploring the role of forests for the adaptation of people to climate change.

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Key Conclusions on Climate Change Adaptation

Key Conclusions on Climate Change Adaptation

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Oxfam CCA Case Studies

Oxfam Climate Change Adaptation Case Studies

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Interventions that Contribute to Climate Change Adaptation

Interventions that Contribute to Climate Change Adaptation

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UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP)

The UK Climate Impacts Programme (UKCIP) helps organisations to adapt to inevitable climate change.

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Oxfam's View of Effective Climate Change Adaptation

Oxfam's View of Effective Climate Change Adaptation

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Oxfam Key Terms for Climate Change Adaptation

Oxfam Key Terms for Climate Change Adaptation

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Oxfam Climate Change Adaptation Literature

Selected Oxfam Publications on Climate Change Adaptation, General Articles

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Knowledge Base

Responding to user feedback and needs, we have completed a total redesign of the weADAPT web presence. As part of this redesign we have decided to integrate wikiADAPT into the new weADAPT...

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What weADAPT Offers

What weADAPT offers to Policy Makers, Project Officers and Researchers.

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Oxfam Entry Page

Welcome to your Oxfam entry point into the online learning and sharing resources that weADAPT provides! You are one of the participants taking part in a one month trial during October to build...

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Lessons learned from Vietnam NCAP Project

In recent decades Thua Thien Hue Province has experienced an increase in climate change-related events: significant increases in temperature, wet season rainfall, flooding and inundation have been...

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Guatemala NCAP Project

Introduction

The impression of Guatemala as viewed from space is that it, along with its neighbors in Central America, is relatively green and verdant. This view does not conjure up the immediate...

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Effective use of climate science to improve adaptation in Africa

POLICY BRIEF : Effective use of climate science to improve adaptation in Africa 

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INTRODUCTION

Adaptation to climate variability is...

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Cambodia

Introduction

This article was created as part of work to support SIDA staff working on climate change in Cambodia. This work was carried out with Sida's Environmental Economics Helpdesk and as...

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Adaptation signatures

Signatures: seeing adaptation in an integrated way

One approach to understanding climate change adaptation is to focus on a typology of adaptation responses. For instance, many of the NAPA...

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