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ACIAR Policy Brief
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ACIAR
Groundwater can provide irrigation for rural communities where surface water is absent or unreliable. Technical, institutional and capacity limits have prevented rural communities from using groundwater for irrigation, and researchers have not demonstrated how to extract and use groundwater effectively for agriculture. A recent Australian-funded...
Conference Proceeding
To facilitate a broader discussion on climate-fragility risks in Japan and reflect and discuss the findings of the G7 report and its implications and relevance for Japan, adelphi and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies jointly organised two expert workshops in June 2016. The first workshop took place on 14 June 2016 and brought...
Policy Brief
This policy brief identifies approaches that could help achieve better synergies in implementing three major global frameworks dedicated to sustainable development (SD), disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) on the ground via programmatic integration, collaboration, capacity, and innovation. The salient messages from...
Policy Brief

Low Carbon Urban Infrastructure Investment: Cases of China, Indonesia, and Japan

APN Global Change Perspectives
Author:
Joni Jupesta
Ping Jiang
Conference Proceeding
USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific Third Annual Forum
Government officials from 21 countries across the Asia-Pacific region, along with development partners, met at the USAID Adapt Asia-Pacific Third Annual Forum on September 15-16, 2014 in Siem Reap, Cambodia, to promote regional cooperation and knowledge exchange on Strengthening Country Systems to Access and Manage Climate Change Adaptation Finance...
Conference Proceeding
Developing Guidelines for Ensuring Effective Adaptation to Climate Change: From Science to Action
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) in collaboration with Practical Action Nepal along with other research partners in the Gangetic Basin organized a workshop to share the proficiencies on the area of effective adaptation to climate change and develop guidelines. Likewise, to make the guidelines as wide as possible, the...
Conference Proceeding
8th International Conference on Community Adaptation to Climate Change, 24-30 April 2014, Kathmandu, Nepal
The poster presents the study on adaptation effectiveness indicators both in top-down and bottom up processes in a concise manner. For more details on this work, please refer to these reports: Report on top-down indicators: http://pub.iges.or.jp/modules/envirolib/view.php?docid=4550 Report on bottom-up indicators and adaptation decision making...