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Indian Ocean Early Warning System (SRI LANKA)

Impact of tsunami in Sri lanka ©John Stanmeyer

Project description

Implementing community based early warning in Sri Lanka in collaboration with regional partners,...

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The Red Cross Caribbean Disaster Risk Management Resource Centre

The Resource Centre has been operational since late 2010 and is located at the Barbados Red Cross Society Headquarters.

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Capacity Building for Human Health Vulnerability in Ghana (ACCCA)

Source: DFID

Summary

The global environmental challenges related to climate change, including combating climate-sensitive diseases, are closely interlinked through...

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Cambodia National Committee for Disaster Management

The NCDM plays a central role in coordinating and supplying emergency aid to affected people.

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Forest fires and climate change

Source: http://earthsciencea.wikispaces.com

The projected decrease in summer precipitation in southern Europe and the increase in the frequency of summer droughts...

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Cooperative business

Summary

The Midcounties Cooperative is one of the largest independent cooperatives in the UK. They have a number of diverse businesses: Food Stores (including some Post Offices); Travel;...

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National Disaster Management Institute

Formed in 1999, the INGC is responsible for conducting mitigation efforts (such as collection and analysis of data), undertaking preparedness measures (e.g.

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Nepal Vulnerability Assessment

The process begins with vulnerability exposure analysis. This links to a participatory exercise on defining scenarios of the reference vulnerability (changes in exposure unit), climatic stresses...

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ESPACE

Climate Change Impacts and Spatial Planning Decision Support Guidance (ESPACE)

Although this guidance use the lens of spatial planning, it is based around the UKCIP decision-making...

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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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ORCHID

Opportunities and Risks of Climate Change and Disasters (ORCHID) 

Developed by IDS, this tool is designed to be a light touch screening process for donors, development organisations and...

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BACLIAT vulnerability assessment

UKCIP BACLIAT

BACLIAT vulnerability assessment

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Step 4: Analyzing the Impacts of Climate Change

Climate related stresses can cause major adverse impacts on several sectors, including food production and agriculture, human health, and water availability, quality and accessibility, among...

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Step 2: Assessing Conditions and Trends

Guiding question: What are the major climate variables of concern currently? How do there vary spatially?

In a national study, highlighting the location of specific hotspots in the country...

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Mozambique NCAP Project

NCAP Mozambique: Climate Adaptation, Water and Disasters

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Community Based Fire Management

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The incidence of bush fires in Mozambique has become an issue of growing concern at the district and national level in recent years. These...

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