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15/08/2018
This 2-hour online course, intended for USAID staff and partners, uses interactive features and videos to introduce fundamental concepts of climate resilient development, including how climate impacts are affecting key development sectors. The course aims to equip this audience with the knowledge and skills to identify climate risks to development programs,...
15/08/2018
In a changing climate, there is an ever-increasing societal demand for accurate and reliable interannual predictions. Accurate and reliable interannual predictions of global temperatures are key for determining the regional climate change impacts that scale with global temperature, such as precipitation extremes, severe droughts, or intense hurricane...
15/08/2018
OverviewItad is a leading consultancy providing technical expertise to international development programmes, projects and institutions. Our work covers a range of sectors, including education, health, governance, social protection and livelihoods, climate change and private sector development. We specialise in monitoring, evaluation and learning (MEL)...
15/08/2018
Hosted by Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF), the 10th anniversary AIDF Global Summit will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center in Washington D.C. on the 5-6th of September 2018.Uniting humanitarian and development leaders, solution providers, and decision-makers from NGOs, government, donor and UN agencies....Date: 05-06 Sep 2018
15/08/2018
Hosted by Aid and International Development Forum (AIDF), the 10th anniversary AIDF Global Summit will be held at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center in Washington D.C. on the 5-6th of September 2018.Uniting humanitarian and development leaders, solution providers, and decision-makers from NGOs, government, donor and UN agencies....Date: 05-06 Sep 2018
15/08/2018
The U.S. Global Climate Change Research Program has identified climate change as a growing public health threat. This paper investigated the potential effects of changes in ambient daily maximum temperature on hyperthermia and cardiovascular emergency department (ED) visits using records for patients age 64 and younger from a private insurance...
14/08/2018
As the cases of hurricanes, tsunamis, floods, or earthquakes show, natural hazards or disasters can trigger extensive damage to chemical plants. Uncontrolled release of hazardous substances, fire, and explosions not only endanger people but also significantly pollute the environment.The overall objective of the workshop is the exchange of information....Date: 05-07 Sep 2018
14/08/2018
As the cases of hurricanes, tsunamis, floods, or earthquakes show, natural hazards or disasters can trigger extensive damage to chemical plants. Uncontrolled release of hazardous substances, fire, and explosions not only endanger people but also significantly pollute the environment.The overall objective of the workshop is the exchange of information....Date: 05-07 Sep 2018
14/08/2018
Course OutlineBuilding on twenty years experience as a systematic reviewer, on a wide range of topics across many settings, Professor Paul Montgomery will run this 1-day Evidence Aid course to place systematic reviews in the context of disasters and the provision of humanitarian aid. The course will provide learning and practical experience....Date: 19 Nov 2018
14/08/2018
Course OutlineBuilding on twenty years experience as a systematic reviewer, on a wide range of topics across many settings, Professor Paul Montgomery will run this 1-day Evidence Aid course to place systematic reviews in the context of disasters and the provision of humanitarian aid. The course will provide learning and practical experience....Date: 19 Nov 2018

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