All articles for the topic: local adaptation

Bzzzy Earnings - Promoting beekeeping in the Mount Rwenzori region

In 2010, the Rwenzori Mountain Development Association (REMODA) targeted communities around Mount Rwenzori in Kasese, western Uganda, with the intention to teach and train villagers, specif

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Climate Risk Assessment: A Pilot Study in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh

This climate risk assessment pilot study from Kullu, Himachal Pradesh shows how to assess and design remedial interventions at the local level using the Climate Risk Management Framework for India.

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Local organization and territorial governance in Andean forest management

Good governance was a key element in generating a social and political context favourable to the sustainable management of Andean forest landscapes. This article explains how the Andean Forests Program supported this. 

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Coalition of Women Farmers (COWFA) representatives held meetings with numerous organizations and decision-makers at the UNFCCC COP 21 in Paris in 2015. Photo: CISONECC

Progress and Challenges in Achieving Vertical Integration in Adaptation Processes

This briefing note reflects on experiences with vertical integration, providing opportunities for participation in the National Adaptation Plan (NAP) process by diverse stakeholders.

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Topic 2: Supporting and Working with Local Users

This page features the key lessons shared by KE4CAP climate adaption platforms on how to support and work with local users.

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BKE EU-Japan #1

This KE4CAP event explored the role of CAPs in enhancing collaboration between national, regional and local adaptation action.

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Mechanisms for ecosystem services retribution in the Cañete river basin, Peru (MERESE)

This project implemented by the Minister of Environment of Peru (MINAM) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) sought to conserve and protect 9,482 hectares of native forests, grasslands and wetlands in the Cañete river basin, Peru.

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BKE EU-Japan event

These events are looking to better understand the role of CAPs in enhancing connections across transnational and national platforms, and linking to local adaptation action.

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VKE2: Supporting and working with local actors

Participants shared practical experiences in supporting and working with local authorities and other local users, providing ideas and inspiration to apply across knowledge platforms.

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Autochthonous human adaptation to biodiversity change in the Anthropocene

This Special Issue introduces human adaptation to biodiversity change as a science-policy issue, and Autochthonous adaptation as a concept.

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The International CBA conferences

This article provides an overview to and linkages for the international conference series on Community Based Adaptation. 

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Community Based Adaptation

This theme aims to support and connect people working to empower communities to adapt to climate change and features monthly collaborative learning CBA forums.

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Local Solutions: Adapting to Climate Change in Small Island Developing States

Local Solutions in Small Island Developing States

This report brings together case studies that highlight how CBA projects have helped to increase the adaptive capacities of local communities in SIDS.

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Living Green Campaign Zimbabwe

Living Green Campaign Zimbabwe (LGCZ) is a local membership-based climate change club with an emphasis on spreading the word on climate change and sustainability issues and providing information
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Putting Climate Knowledge into Climate Action - SEI Oxford seminar 29th of September 2015

On the 29th of September SEI Oxford convened researchers, practitioners, partners and students in an interactive and lively seminar. Please find material from the seminar here

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