All articles for the topic: Oxford

Nature-based Solutions Initiative

Nature-based Solutions Initiative, University of Oxford

This is a new Initiative based out of the University of Oxford involving research, policy advice and education aimed at increasing the implementation of Nature-based Solutions through the applicati

Read more
54d1323575f9e54c7bc5aa78c0screen-shot-2015-01-27-at-16 - climate adaptation.

FCFA Pilot: Mozambique

Introduction

As a precursor to the Future Climate for Africa (FCFA) research activities, CDKN, on behalf of DFID commissioned a series of case study activities with the purposes of...

Read more
53430ef46a609bmaam-map - climate adaptation.

Análisis del contexto socio-institucional Bosque Modelo Araucarias de Alto Malleco

Este artículo sintetiza los resultados de un estudio que analiza el contexto socio-institucional en el Bosque Modelo Araucarias de Alto Malleco en los territorios de Lonquimay y Curacautín de Chile

Read more
533af84629d11bmj-mapa - climate adaptation.

Análisis del contexto socio-institucional del Bosque Modelo Jujuy

Introducción

Este artículo sintetiza los resultados de un estudio que analiza el contexto socio-institucional en el Bosque Modelo Jujuy en Argentina, dentro del marco del proyecto EcoAdapt. El...

Read more
53153fa85dccbfigura-1-area-de-estudio - climate adaptation.

Análisis del contexto socio-institucional del Bosque Modelo Chiquitano

Introducción

Este artículo sintetiza los resultados de un estudio que analiza el contexto socio-institucional en el Bosque Modelo de la Chiquitanía, en Bolivia, dentro del marco del proyecto...

Read more
logo

The weADAPT experience

This note describes key weADAPT changes made since 2007, and identifies seven lessons/principles learned from the process of developing the platform to enable collaboration and sharing experiences.

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
515d7c8130359climate-adaptation-futures - climate adaptation.

Adaptation, development and the community

Summary of chapter

Attempts to operationalise the principles of integration between adaptation, development and the community in practice, reveal the inherent challenges in aligning these...

Read more
50b7555277414extreme-outcomes-pic - climate adaptation.

ClimateCost- TPBN 7

Key Messages Extreme outcomes refer to near-catastrophic events and processes that would push the climate system into undesirable states. While highly uncertain, major discontinuities of this...
Read more
4fc29f0798f10img-6107 - climate adaptation.

Knowledge brokers collaboration

Accessing robust and applicable climate change and development data in an usable format for a range of topics is very difficult. While there is an ongoing proliferation of resources,...

Read more
4f68b3edba443uk-heat-fig - climate adaptation.

Heat related mortality in the UK

The Climate Change Risk Assessment (Ballard et al., 2012) was commissioned by the UK Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and published in January 2012. An example socio-...

Read more
fish

Whole Decision Network Analysis for Coastal Ecosystems

This project looks at the relationship between governance, power and knowledge structures and how these influence behaviour, actions and decision taking for sustainable social-ecological ecosystems.

Read more

Nepal: Adaptation Options

The major impact from floods and landslides on the victims' livelihoods are reduction in income source and in availability of agricultural production. These impacts affect the daily food...

Read more
4f5e1827542dclyambai-20oxen-202 - climate adaptation.

ENDA Community Adaptation Pilot Action Programme

ENDA has been developing a network of pilot action projects across different ecosystems in Sub-Saharan Africa. These began in 2007 in the Upper Zambezi floodplain region of western Zambia...

Read more
4f310207362b2250px-lesotho-landscape-1 - climate adaptation.

Dynamic vulnerability

Lesotho landscape (photo: Sukaina Bharwani)

Vulnerability is a complex and by definition it encompasses many attributes or multiple stresses (social, economic,...

Read more

Cambodia

Introduction

This article was created as part of work to support SIDA staff working on climate change in Cambodia. This work was carried out with Sida's Environmental Economics Helpdesk and as...

Read more

Sub-Module 1.3 - Stakeholder analysis and engagement

Introduction

Identification of stakeholders, and developing a plan for their participation throughout the screening process will be based on sound stakeholder analysis. Not all stakeholders have...

Read more

Stakeholder analysis and engagement

Introduction to stakeholder analysis and engagement

(see also Participatory Processes)

Identification of stakeholders, and developing a plan for their participation throughout the...

Read more

Resilience

In seeking to situate the vulnerability of local communities in Lesotho within the wider framing of dynamic vulnerability and adaptive management theory, we have conducted an analysis of local...

Read more

Lyambai Vulnerability and Adaptation Project (LYVA)

This is a description of the project, please see the page on the workshop report for the most recent details on the project, and the adaptation options identified by participants from the different...
Read more
wizard - climate adaptation.

Adaptation tools, Case study: UKCIP WIZARD

Description of project

The objective of the web-based high level, generic UKCIP Adaptation Wizard is to help users gain a basic understanding of climate change, and integrate climate risks...

Read more
bacliat - climate adaptation.

Adptation tools, Case study: UKCIP BACLIAT

Description of project

The UKCIP tool BACLIAT assesses the potential impacts of climate change, using a checklist. Target user groups are corporate or multi-facility operations and non-...

Read more
50c870514849650460000ec962rwanda-front-image - climate adaptation.

Economics of Climate Change in Rwanda

Abstract

This report concludes that existing climate variability has significant economic costs in Rwanda, i.e. has a current adaptation deficit, and that future climate change will lead to...

Read more
Subscribe to RSS - Oxford