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Heat stress in Maharashtra, India

This policy brief examines the vulnerability of communities living in semi-arid Maharashtra to be negatively affected by heat-related stress and the increasing health implications thereof. 

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Women farmers sell their crops, Senegal. Photo: @Lancelot Ehode - IED Afrique/PRISE Senegal

Supporting private adaptation in semi-arid lands

This PRISE policy brief argues that to unlock the potential of businesses to drive climate-resilient development, support for private adaptation in semi arid lands needs to be rapidly upscaled.

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Lessons from semi-arid regions on how to adapt to climate change

This article explores how farmers in semi-arid regions are adapting to climate change and details three important components for preparing for, and adapting to, changing climates.

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assar spot nov 2016 - climate adaptation.

The ASSAR Spotlight on Learning - November 2016 edition

The ASSAR project is now halfway through its duration. To mark this occasion, we share a range of ASSAR voices to reflect on our learning to date.

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How is climate change affecting Bangalore?

Drawing on information gathered during the RDS our India team explores the effects of climate change on Bangalore in this exciting video.

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Communicating climate change for adaptation

Communicating climate change to communities in semi-arid regions remains a difficult task.

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The ASSAR Spotlight

The ASSAR Spotlight - July 2016 Edition

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University of La Serena

The University of La Serena is a Regional State University of Chile, committed to the Region of Coquimbo, which focuses its work in the areas of science, technology, humanities and social sciences.

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Addressing uncertainty in adaptation planning for agriculture

Addressing uncertainty in adaptation planning for agriculture

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Women farmers participate in community assessment of CC technologies

Farmers assess climate change technologies in Tanzania

Report of a community assessment exploring the takeup, effectiveness, gender benefit, and affordability of technologies introduced in a climate change adaptation project in Tanzania.

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The INTASAVE-CARIBSAVE Group

The INTASAVE-CARIBSAVE Group is a global not-for-profit organisation that innovates, connects and implements practical solutions for sustainable development and climate change.

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