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Ohio University

Ohio University is a large, primarily residential, public research university in Athens, Ohio, United States. As of 2016, the university's total enrollment, including all campuses,

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The University of Liège prides itself on its pluralistic vision and on its pursuit of excellence in 

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Managing a living cultural landscape: Bali’s subaks and the UNESCO World Heritage Site

In 2012, the cultural landscape of Indonesia’s Bali province was inscribed as a World Heritage Site – a place of “outstanding universal value”, to be protected and preserved for all humankind.

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PARA-Agua - Chinchina

Colombia Paramo. Photo curtesy of Marisa Escobar.

Robust Decision Support in the Chinchiná Basin

The project Partnering for Adaptation and Resilience (PARA-Agua) or "...

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Delta Api Bali

Participatory mapping

Delta Api Bali is a collaborative participatory mapping project for climate change adaptation in Bali. Participatory mapping by villagers is a...

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Many Strong Voices (MSV)

Preparing for dog-sledding on frozen sea ice outside Ummannaq

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MSV is a collaborative programme with the goal of promoting the well-being, security...

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Many Strong Voices (MSV)

A schoolgirl in Fiji. © Andrew Sheehy/Portraits of Resilience/MSV.

Project description

MSV is a collaborative programme with the goal of promoting the well-being,...

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Partnership for Governance Transition: Cultural Landscape of Bali

In 2012, UNESCO inscribed the Cultural Landscape of Bali Province: the Subak System as a Manifestation of the Tri Hita Karana Philosophy as a World Heritage Site. Read more about it here

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PACC Vanuatu: Vital Roads

Pacific Adaptation to Climate Change (PACC) project is working in 14 Pacific Island countries to reduce vulnerability and increase resilience to the adverse effects of climate change. The...

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PACC Tuvalu: Vital Water

With the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) acting as the Executing Agency and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) as the Implementing Agency,...

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GeoBob's Photography and Consulting (GPC)

Robert E.

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Vanuatu Meteorological and Geo-hazard Department

The Vanuatu Meteorological and Geo-hazard department provides access to information about ongoing geophysical survey and research on Vanuatu.
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Caritas Bangladesh

Caritas was founded in 1967 as the eastern branch of Caritas Pakistan.

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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...

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Gaia GeoSystems

Support countries in their discovery and efficient use of geography and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to improve populations ‘quality of life while respecting the environment.

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Association Nodde Nooto

Help farmer's organizations and all Sahelian private organizations to emerge and to look for approaches and strategies that would improve the positive impact of development on people.

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Food insecurity in Niger

Summary

Being aware of the present and future challenges posed by climate change on their socio economic development, local communities did not wait for external help to develop...

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Community Climate Alliance to Protect Upland Watersheds of Babeldaob Island, Palau

Image: Umiich Sengebau

The Republic of Palau comprises the western-most group of the Caroline Islands in Micronesia lying 800 miles equidistant from the Philippines...

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Palau International Coral Reef Center

The Palau International Coral Reef Center (PICRC) is Palau's leading research institution with a mission to be a self-sustaining center of excellence, whose assets and facilities are directed

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Utafiti Centre for Research and Technology

NGO based in Nairobi, Kenya. Action Research to address development needs, especially in environmental issues, community development and natural resource governance.

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Heatwaves

The "heat wave" phenomenon is increasing all over Europe, affecting all sectors and increasing population mortality in summer, especially of elderly people living in urban areas. Both...

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Guadiana river basin case study

The River Guadiana in the area around Serpa, Portugal. Source: Wikipedia

The Guadiana river basin, located in the south-west of Spain (and spilling over into Portugal...

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USAID Mekong Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change Project

USAID Mekong Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change

The USAID Mekong Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change (Mekong ARCC) is a five-year U.S.

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ACFAO Burkina Faso

Village scenes from Burkina Faso. Photo by Carol J. Pierce Colfer/CIFOR

Objectives: To develop policies and practices to support the sustainable management of...

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