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August 19, 2019
Cédric J. Van Meerbeeck
Burden of Caribbean climate sensitive disease Illness due to dengue virus is estimated to cost the Caribbean over US$ 300 million per year. Layered...
Keywords:Climate Risk Management, climate science, health, partnership
Geography:Latin America & Caribbean
August 14, 2019
Climate change impacts, such as sea level rise, flooding, and drought, threaten renewable energy generation, particularly hydropower due to the...
Keywords:adaptation, clean energy, Climate Risk Management, climate screening, infrastructure
August 6, 2019
Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation
Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation builds agribusiness’ capacity in myriad ways – from organizational strengthening to business plan design to...
Keywords:adaptation, agriculture, food security, Self-reliance
August 6, 2019
Their summits often soaring to more than 20,000 feet, the great intersecting mountain ranges of Central and South Asia collectively stretch thousands...
Keywords:disaster, resilience, Self-reliance, water, weather & climate services
August 1, 2019
Measurement, reporting and verification (MRV) are essential for transparency between countries as they track their greenhouse gas emissions. By...
Keywords:agriculture, forest/forestry, land use, low emission development strategies, mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, reducing emissions from deforestation & degradation (REDD+)
July 31, 2019
Changes in the frequency, location, and severity of climate impacts are placing more people at risk from health-related hazards such as reduced air...
Keywords:adaptation, Climate Risk Management, health, resilience, weather & climate services
July 30, 2019
Many countries have committed to establishing national forest monitoring and measurement, reporting, and verification (MRV) systems, but lack the...
Keywords:biodiversity, forest/forestry, land use, Monitoring & Evaluation, partnership, reducing emissions from deforestation & degradation (REDD+)
July 26, 2019
Shant Raj Jnawali
Using firewood more efficiently and promoting alternative energy in Nepal improves women’s health, changes their lives, and reduces climate...
Keywords:clean energy, forest/forestry, gender, health, partnership, resilience, weather & climate services
July 23, 2019
As part of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change , member countries must submit national greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions...
Keywords:agriculture, biodiversity, climate change integration, forest/forestry, land use
July 17, 2019
Rivers are the world’s main source of clean drinking water, and their economic and environmental value are fundamental to the health of people and...
Keywords:adaptation, biodiversity, ecosystems, resilience, sustainable landscapes, water
July 10, 2019
The Dominican Republic is one of the world’s ten most climate-vulnerable countries and experiences significant gender inequality in the Latin America...
Keywords:adaptation, Climate Risk Management, health, resilience
July 9, 2019
Marian Van Pelt
Many countries around the world have set ambitious targets for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. As a result, those countries are now pursuing...
Keywords:emissions, mitigation, Monitoring & Evaluation, partnership
July 8, 2019
Countries in Asia are steadily addressing the need to reduce emissions through the deployment of market-based mechanisms (MBMs), such as carbon taxes...
Keywords:clean energy, climate finance, climate policy, low emission development strategies, mitigation
July 3, 2019
Climate change and variability have impacts on human health, especially in developing countries. Extreme weather events, increased temperatures, as...
Keywords:adaptation, climate change integration, Climate Risk Management, health