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Southern Africa Adaptation Colloquium Film

This short film captures the key messages and debates emerging from the first Southern Africa Adaptation Colloquium, held in November 2013.

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Climate and energy politics in China

Project description Climate change has reached the apex of the global agenda at a time when China faces significant development and energy security challenges. China is currently weighing the harms...
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Linkages between agro-energy investment, rural transformation and low carbon pathways: A sustainability assessment for the Makeni sugarcane project in Sierra Leone.

Project description This project will conduct a sustainability assessment on the Makeni sugarcane project in Sierra Leone, from the perspective of rural transformation and low-carbon pathways. In...
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Reducing poaching around Livestock feeding points

Abstract Cheviot Futures is trialling an innovative solution to the age-old problem of ground poaching by livestock around ring feeders. Wetter winters are likely to result in poaching ( damage...
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Glensaugh: Improving Climate Resilience

Summary Glensaugh is an experimental farm that has implemented several measures aimed at reducing the impact of future climate change. These measures include the creation of renewable energy schemes...
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Adaptive forest management at the Glentress Trial Area

Continuous Cover Forestry at Glentress Continuous Cover Forestry (CCF) is an approach to forest management that utilises several different silvicultural systems. CCF is supported by the Scottish...
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Rencana Adaptasi Perubahan Iklim

Konteks Adaptasi Desa Gondang merupakan wilayah dengan luas sebesar 29,20 Km2. Kondisi alam di desa ini masih didominasi oleh tanah kering dan hanya sebagian kecil saja yang menjadi areal persawahan...
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Documenting climate change in Indonesia

© Plan International. Igen and his friends. August 2013: Together with 2 other children, Igen is a peer educator in his village in Lembata, Indonesia. He participated in a study trip to the...
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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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Participatory Social Return on Investment (PSROI): Greater Mekong Basin Climate Change Adaptation Planning and Costing Project

Adaptation challenge Using participatory methods to assess community adaptation priorities incorporates site-specific and locally relevant criteria—in addition to stakeholder ownership—into...
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Trans-boundary Fish Trade in the Lower Mekong Basin

Adaptation challenge In the Mekong region, over 20,000 people rely directly on fish trading for employment along just one trade route through Cambodia, Lao PDR and Thailand. The fish trade is on par...
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Trans-boundary Fish Trade in the Lower Mekong Basin

Adaptation challenge In the Mekong region, over 20,000 people rely directly on fish trading for employment along just one trade route through Cambodia, Lao PDR and Thailand. The fish trade is on par...
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