Building Resilience to a Changing Climate

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Pages : 28 pages
  • ISBN : 978186723xxxx
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Climate Change Planning

Climate Change Planning
  • Author : Emily York
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 April 2019
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Building Resilience to a Changing Climate shares guidance and lessons learned from early efforts in collaborative climate resilience planning. Climate projections, both in general climate and to projections of increases in extreme weather lead us to expect that certain communities will be on the frontlines of cascading risks, requiring leaders in all sectors to consider social equity implications in decision-making. With a growing interest among leaders to take a more proactive stance on climate resilience, this book can serve as

Adaptive Agricultural Practices

Adaptive Agricultural Practices
  • Author : Pradeep Kumar Dubey,Gopal Shankar Singh,Purushothaman Chirakkuzhyil Abhilash
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 22 June 2019
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This brief explores several adaptive agricultural practices from around the world to fulfill current and future agricultural demands for food security due to the challenges posed by climate change and growing global population. Readers will discover how farmers adapt to environmental changes by adopting various agronomic practices at crop, farm and landscape levels. Particular attention is given to systemic and transformational adaptation strategies employed by farmers such as mulching, organic farming and crop diversification. This is a highly informative and

Adaptive Agricultural Practices

Adaptive Agricultural Practices
  • Author : Pradeep Kumar Dubey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 23 October 2021
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This brief explores several adaptive agricultural practices from around the world to fulfill current and future agricultural demands for food security due to the challenges posed by climate change and growing global population. Readers will discover how farmers adapt to environmental changes by adopting various agronomic practices at crop, farm and landscape levels. Particular attention is given to systemic and transformational adaptation strategies employed by farmers such as mulching, organic farming and crop diversification. This is a highly informative and

Climate Change Disaster Risk and the Urban Poor

Climate Change  Disaster Risk  and the Urban Poor
  • Author : Judy L. Baker
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release : 17 April 2012
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Climate Change, Disaster Risk, and the Urban Poor analyzes the key challenges facing the urban poor, given the risks associated with climate change and disasters. Through evidence and case studies from a number of cities--such as Dar es Salaam, Jakarta, Mexico City, and Sa̋o Paulo--the book identifies key strategies are based on difficult policy decisions that must balance tradeoffs among risk reduction, urban development, and poverty reduction. Policy makers, researchers, practitioners, and students will find the book's analysis robust

Resilience to Climate Change

Resilience to Climate Change
  • Author : Candice Howarth
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 August 2018
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The frequency and intensity of climate shocks such as heatwaves and flooding, are expected to increase under a changing climate with severe implications across the food, energy, water, environment nexus. This book critically explores how to improve resilience to climate shocks by examining the range of challenges and opportunities that exist in the aftermath of shocks and discusses factors that exacerbate and mitigate these. It innovatively discusses the importance of embedding communication, collaboration and co-production within resilience-building across sectors and

Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales

Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales
  • Author : Nicholas B. Rajkovich,Seth H. Holmes
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 November 2021
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Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales provides professionals with guidance on adapting the built environment to a changing climate. This edited volume brings together practitioners and researchers to discuss climate-related resilience from the building to the city scale. This book highlights North American cases that deal with issues such as climate projections, public health, adaptive capacity of vulnerable populations, and design interventions for floodplains, making the content applicable to many locations around the world. The contributors in this book discuss

Climate Change and the Coast

Climate Change and the Coast
  • Author : Bruce Glavovic,Mick Kelly,Robert Kay,Ailbhe Travers
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 30 January 2015
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Coastal communities are at the frontline of a changing climate. Escalating problems created by sea-level rise, a greater number of severe coastal storms, and other repercussions of climate change will exacerbate already pervasive impacts resulting from rapid coastal population growth and intensification of development. To prosper in the coming decades, coastal communities need to build their adaptive capacity and resilience. Telling the stories of real-world communities in a wide range of coastal settings, including America’s Gulf of Mexico coast,

Building Resilience to Climate Change in South Caucasus Agriculture

Building Resilience to Climate Change in South Caucasus Agriculture
  • Author : Nicolas Ahouissoussi,James E. Neumann,Jitendra P. Srivastava
  • Publisher : World Bank Publications
  • Release : 06 May 2014
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This book illustrates the World Bank’s commitment to assist countries to respond to the opportunities and challenges posed by climate change. Undertaken in collaborative partnership with policy makers, farmers, civil society, and other stakeholders in Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia, it provides a much needed response to the call for action by quantifying the impact and identifying key priorities for policies, programs, and investments to reduce the vulnerability of agricultural systems to climate change in the South Caucasus. The study

Mangroves for Building Resilience to Climate Change

Mangroves for Building Resilience to Climate Change
  • Author : R.N. Mandal,R. Bar
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 December 2018
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This valuable book is a comprehensive volume on mangroves, with information accessible to both botany professionals and students. It provides an easy method of identifying mangroves and distinguishing one species from another. What is a mangrove and what are the criteria of mangroves are explained, along with descriptions of distinctions among major mangroves, mangrove associates, mangrove halophytes, and back mangals. Many photos and illustrations are provided, showing the visible features of mangroves. The volume also covers a range of other

Culture and Climate Resilience

Culture and Climate Resilience
  • Author : Grit Martinez
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 30 December 2020
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This book addresses the importance of cultural values, local knowledge and identity in building community resilience in place based contexts. There is a growing impetus among policy makers and practitioners to support and empower capacities of communities under changing climatic conditions. Despite this there is little systematic understanding of why approaches work at local levels or not and what makes some communities resilient and others less so. Europe is typically thought to be well equipped for coping with the effects