All articles for the topic: Bangkok

553e3eb52dd3csei-bhutan-workshop-nec-officers - climate adaptation.

Capacity-building on Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation for District and National Environmental Officers of Bhutan

Read about when SEI conducted a customised 5-day interactive workshop on climate change adaptation and mitigation in Bangkok for staff of Bhutan’s National Environmental Commission.

Read more
546cc7a959e58screen-shot-2014-11-19-at-16 - climate adaptation.

Key Final Results

Report on Key Final Results

Overall Project Description

The USAID Mekong ARCC project is a five-year program (2011-2016) funded by the USAID Regional Development...

Read more
52303daa48661understanding-adaptation-plannig-border - climate adaptation.

Understanding Adaptation Planning

Summary

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...

Read more
521cadb3ccd7dscreen-shot-2013-08-27-at-14 - climate adaptation.

Analysis of Forestry Policy Acts and Rules of Bhutan

Short Description

This report, written by WWF Bhutan, describes the institutional arrangements surrounding the use and management of forest resources in Bhutan and outlines recommendations...

Read more
51b99fa802534understanding-the-policy-contexts-for-mainstreaming-climate-change-in-bhutan-and-nepal - climate adaptation.

Policy contexts for mainstreaming climate change in Bhutan and Nepal

Summary

This report is a synthesis of two studies that sought to understand the policy contexts for addressing climate change adaptation and key conservation issues in Nepal and Bhutan,...

Read more
5177f1728da56joining-the-dots-front-cover - climate adaptation.

Joining the dots- learning to work collaboratively to address climate change

Climate change - a systemic challenge

Climate change introduces new complexities and uncertainties into decision-making and planning. It also compounds pressing challenges posed by...

Read more
517502b7e020aassessment-of-adaptation-needs - climate adaptation.

Assessment of adaptation: Cases from Indonesia

Summary

Assessing the challenges and needs of a locality is an important aspect of adaptation action. This scoping assessment presents an overview of the needs of small islands in Indonesia...

Read more
5140b0680b456holistic-approach-resized - climate adaptation.

Krabi holistic approach to vulnerability and adaptation assessment

Abstract

Climate change vulnerability and adaptation planning can be taken into consideration across many sectors and at different levels and scales. Different scales of planning have...

Read more
51232d5dad8e5picture-1 - climate adaptation.

Mainstreaming Climate Change: Thailand Case Study

Summary

Climate change adaptation planning in Thailand and elsewhere in Southeast Asia has focused primarily on minimizing the impact of future climate change. The resulting preoccupation...

Read more
517e65f6d2cebadaptation-or-development-front-cover - climate adaptation.

Adaptation or Development? Case studies in Bangladesh and Vietnam

Summary

Using Bangladesh and Vietnam as ‘adaptation project-dense’ contexts, we sought to explore how adaptation is understood, mainly by practitioners in development projects...

Read more
5102a2ade9a1bmainstreaming-china - climate adaptation.

Mainstreaming adaptation into local development planning: A case study in Chainat, Thailand

Abstract

This pilot study aimed to understand climate risks and uncertainty within local communities and demonstrate the integration of climate change adaptation into local development...

Read more
fp

Scoping Assessment of Climate Change Adaptation Priorities in the Lao PDR

This study evaluates the knowledge of climate change impacts and adaptation needs in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic and recommends measures to improve local knowledge, capacity and resilience.

Read more

Bangkok Climate Resilience

Bangkok hosted the 5th workshop of the Adaptation Partnership organized by ISET, July 31-Aug 2, 2012. The event focused on “A Community for Building Urban Climate Change Resilience in Asia”. Full...

Read more
image from front page

Scoping assessment of knowledge needs in climate change adaptation in China

This report scopes out knowledge gaps and unmet needs relating to climate change adaptation in China, and proposes ways to address them.

Read more
508a92ab99123mainstreaming-adaptation-into-local-development-plans-in-vietnam-image- - climate adaptation.

Mainstreaming Adaptation into Local Development Plans in Vietnam

Summary

Climate change adaptation is a relatively new concept for Vietnam, where there is still little awareness of the possible impacts of long-term climate change or how to deal with them...

Read more
503601e599993unedited-front-cover - climate adaptation.

Integration of Climate Adaptation into Development and Conservation Planning in Bhutan

Bhutan is one of 13 countries covered by the AKP. In June 2010, a climate adaptation scoping study was undertaken, with input from stakeholders in government, non-government organizations...

Read more
50c8b1dcf1c9fsynthesis-report-front-cover - climate adaptation.

Synthesis Report of 2012 Asia Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum, Bangkok, Thailand

The Second Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum was held at the United Nations Conference Center in Bangkok on March 12 and 13, 2012. It brought together more than 800 policymakers...

Read more
50f407a438d5benhancing-adaptative-capacity-front-cover 1 - climate adaptation.

Enhancing Adaptive Capacity in Bhutan and Nepal

Both Bhutan and Nepal understand the importance of addressing climate impacts. They have strengthened their commitment to managing the impacts of climate through several efforts including the...

Read more
502baf3608cb1nepal - climate adaptation.

Assessment of adaptation needs - Nepal

This report brings together various domains of climate-related knowledge activities by looking at: the institutional landscape policies; laws and regulations; knowledge generation and...

Read more
50c8b4c2d5896scoping-assessment-viet-nam-front-image - climate adaptation.

Assessment of adaptation needs - Vietnam

Introduction

With the Fourth Assessment by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in 20071, it has become clear that: (i) climate change is this century’s main threat to...

Read more
50c8b3e027fdbscoping-assessment-front-image - climate adaptation.

Assessment of adaptation needs - Thailand

The purpose of this summary report is to offer background analysis and suggestions for the design and implementation of a Climate Change Adaptation Knowledge Platform in Thailand. It was...

Read more
50c8b337c4bf3mainstreaming-climate-change-adaptation-front-cover - climate adaptation.

Mainstreaming Adaptation in Asia

Abstract

Mainstreaming adaptation into development planning has been promoted as an effective way to respond to climate change. The expected benefits include avoided policy conflicts,...

Read more
4e2d54ceefaf9group pic - climate adaptation.

Short course on adaptation

This course was conducted as part of the inception phase of the Regional Climate Change Adaptation Knowledge Platform for Asia. 

Read more

First Technical Assistance Workshop for ACCCA Pilot Action Teams

This workshop was held at the University of Cape Town as part of the ACCCA project which is coordinated by UNITAR. For further information on the ACCCA project and the pilot adaptation actions...

Read more

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Bangkok