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24/06/2021
Using a cost-benefit analysis, this paper assesses whether it is optimal for the United States to follow the lead of many European countries and introduce a nation-wide lockdown. Though COVID vaccines have been available since December 2020, the rate at which they are administered remains slow, and in the meantime the pandemic continues...
24/06/2021
Climate finance is delivered by a broad and expanding range of specialised climate funds, with the Green Climate Fund (GCF) being the largest of them. The main objective of this study is to showcase ways in which civil society organisations (CSOs) could access GCF climate finance. It analyses barriers and entry points for CSOs by combining policy analysis...
24/06/2021
Ce document présente les résultats de l’étude de base menée dans le cadre du projet Renforcement de la résilience des communautés touchées par le changement climatique et la dégradation de l’environnement en Guinée. Ce projet porte...
24/06/2021
This climate risk profile is intended to serve as a public good to facilitate upstream country diagnostics, policy dialogue, and strategic planning by providing comprehensive overviews of trends and projected changes in key climate parameters, sector-specific implications, relevant policies and programs, adaptation priorities...
24/06/2021
Pandemie und Klimakrise haben viele Gemeinsamkeiten. Ursache ist jeweils die Naturzerstörung. Die Folgen sind global, langfristig, vielschichtig und verschärfen soziale Ungleichheit. Sie sind Ausdruck von Marktversagen, führen zu einer Rückbesinnung auf die Bedeutung des Staates und lassen sich nur multilateral lösen. Wenn die jetzt aufgelegten...
24/06/2021
This handbook provides an overview of natural hazards, climate change susceptibility, disaster management and response in Sri Lanka. It provides an analysis of government disaster plans and policies and community preparedness.Sri Lanka has faced many natural disasters in the past including floods, landslides, tsunamis, droughts, and cyclones....
24/06/2021
Second webinar in the 'Continuity and Resilience Series', University of Manchester and the British Standards InstituteIn the unique and challenging world of a global pandemic, the continuity of local services and businesses has been critical to maintaining successful operations for response organisations, providers of essential local services,....Date: 07 Jul 2021
24/06/2021
Second webinar in the 'Continuity and Resilience Series', University of Manchester and the British Standards InstituteIn the unique and challenging world of a global pandemic, the continuity of local services and businesses has been critical to maintaining successful operations for response organisations, providers of essential local services,....Date: 07 Jul 2021
24/06/2021
This handbook provides an overview of natural hazards, climate change susceptibility, disaster management and response in Pakistan. It provides an analysis of government disaster plans and policies and community preparedness.Pakistan is affected by climate change, increased urbanization, environmental degradation, and increasingly severe and...
24/06/2021
This report examines how climate change is impacting agriculture and threatening national and global food systems, particularly in climate hotspots, and how these trends are projected to intensify over the coming decades. The report defines and details transformative adaptation for agriculture and why such longer-term, systemic approaches are needed...

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