All articles for the topic: adaptation decision support tools

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Climate change adaptation and youth leadership

This case study explored the application of the eco-village model in coastal and islet villages around Dompu, West, Nusa Tenggara (Lesser Sunda Islands), Indonesia.

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MEDIATION Choosing Salient Approaches and Methods for Adaptation

This policy brief sets out a summary of guidance for choosing the salient methods and approaches for adaptation.

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MEDIATION Social Network Analysis

This article, which is part of a series of MEDIATION outputs, provides a review of Social Network Analysis and associated tools for supporting adaptation decision-making.

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Module: Cost Effectiveness Analysis

This MEDIATION training module provides an introduction to Cost-Effectiveness Analysis (CEA), a widely used decision support tool that alternative options for achieving similar objectives.

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Climate Change Adaptation Toolkit

Climate Change Adaptation Toolkit and User Guide: a comprehensive guide to planning for climate change adaptation in three steps

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Local climate change adaptation planning

Introduction

The earth’s climate is continuously changing but accelerated rates of climate change over the last century are of significant concern. Increases in average temperatures have...

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Coastal Hazard Wheel

A new coastal adaptation language to boost climate action at local, regional and national level.

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Module: PACT

The PACT tool gives organisations a detailed analysis of their capacity to take climate resilient decisions as well as guidance on their optimum next steps to improve that capacity.

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Four Twenty Seven

Four Twenty Seven is a mission-driven company dedicated to building climate resilience through social innovation.

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Adaptive planning for resilient urban water systems under an uncertain future

There is now widespread recognition across Australian water businesses that a generational shift is required away from conventional deterministic planning towards more flexible and adaptive...

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Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Planning for Mangrove Systems

(Originally published at ClimatePrep.org, April 2012) 

Along the west coast of Viti Levu, Fiji’s largest island, the communities of Tikina Wai have lived near mangrove forests for many...

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Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation in Greater Banjul, Gambia

A wetland with mangrove forest in Greater Banjul

Summary

The Gambia has sensitive natural resources such as forests, woodlands, range lands, water resources, offshore...

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Climate Safeguards System

Climate Safeguards System (CSS)

The African Development Bank, under a contract with the Global Climate Adaptation Partnership, is developing a Climate Safeguards...

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Advanced Training Programme on Climate Change

This training programme was open to community planners and decision makers in developing countries and included a 4-week intensive course in Sweden and follow-up work in the home country.

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ADM Tools Guide

Purpose of this guide

This user guide will give you an introduction to the subject of adaptation decision-making tools. It is intended for the newcomer to this area. At the bottom of the page we...

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VA adaptation planning

The process of vulnerability assessment provides you with an understanding of key areas which are particularly sensitive to climate change and need to be addressed. The next question is how to...
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About weADAPT

What is weADAPT all about? Find out here!

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Tools

As well as exploring the conditions of applicability of different tools, it is important to consider the main goal of each tool before choosing it for your study.

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Adaptation Decision Making METHODS

This article aims to provide guidance on the best methods for decision screening, exploring many different decision making methods.

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Adaptation decision explorer

The ADx tool is designed to operate as a meta-tool in which several promising decision methods can be compared to provide support to adaptation planning.

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IMPACT2C

IMPACT2C enhances knowledge, quantifies climate change impacts, with climate and impacts modelling, vulnerabilities, risks and economic costs, responses, within a pan-European sector based analysis.

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Robust Decision-Making

Under deep uncertainty, decision-makers need to select robust rather than best options. However, when the future is characterised by uncertainty, a focus on best options may carry significant risks.

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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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Analytical scope

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

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