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Stakeholder engagement in preparing investments plans for the climate investment funds case studies from Asia, second editionAsian Development Bank, 2013Since the inception of the Climate Investment Funds (CIF), the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has participated in the preparation of 15 investment plans covering the two main CIF funds, the Clean Technology Fund (CTF) and the Strategic Climate Fund (SCF).DocumentUnited Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, 2013Climate financing approaches will be more effective and provide broader benefits if they address inequalities that increase the vulnerability of women to climate change and adversely affect their ability to contribute to mitigation and adaptation efforts.Document
Press coverage of climate change issues in Nigeria and implications for public participation opportunitiesCanadian Center of Science and Education, 2013Nigeria faces a lot of environmental problems such as extensive gas flaring, deforestation, and desertification with serious consequences on climate change. How are these issues covered and framed by Nigerian newspapers?Document
Indigenous women's preferences for climate change adaptation and aquaculture development to build capacity in the Northern TerritoryNational Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility, 2013Research was carried out on South Goulburn Island, Northern Territory, to improve understandings of local, Indigenous people’s dependency on marine resources, and of their perspectives on climate change, and aquaculture as a means towards adapting to climate change.DocumentREN21 Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century, 2013Produced by REN21, the Renewables Global Status Report provides a comprehensive and timely overview of renewable energy market, industry, investment, and policy developments worldwide. It relies on the most recent data available, provided by a network of more than 500 contributors and researchers from around the world, all of which is brought together by a multidisciplinary authoring team.DocumentEvidence on Demand, 2012Evidence on Demand was requested by DFID to carry out a climate and environmental appraisal as part of the Business Case for the Rapid Social Response Programme Multi-Donor Trust Fund (RSR-MDTF).DocumentPrograma Salvadoreño de investigación sobre desarrollo y medio mmbiente, 2013This brief analyses the REDD+ readiness process in Panama, for the purpose of contributing to a better understanding of the context and causes of the current impasse, as well as to glean useful lessons for stakeholders on the institutional conditions necessary for REDD+ processes to be effective, inclusive and equitable.Document
Economic analysis of climate change adaptation strategies in selected coastal areas in Indonesia, Philippines and VietnamThe WorldFish Center, 2013With many Southeast Asian countries dependent on marine ecosystems for food security and livelihoods, particularly in coastal communities, they are at significant risk to the impacts of climate change. This cross-country analysis by WorldFish seeks to better understand the risks associated with climate change and assess the various adaptation and policy options available.Document
The climate and development challenge for Latin America and the Caribbean: options for climate-resilient, low-carbon developmentBanco Interamericano de Desarrollo / Inter-American Development Bank (IADB), 2013This comprehensive report by the Inter-American Development Bank seeks to assess the physical and economic impacts of climate change in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), as well as adaptation options available. Additionally, the report examines how, and at what cost, the region can reduce its carbon footprint to a level consistent with global stabilisation goals.Document
Establishing links between disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the context of loss and damage: policies and approaches in BangladeshGermanwatch, 2013The aim of this paper is to examine the challenges of addressing loss and damage through national institutional arrangements that integrate disaster risk reduction (DRR) and climate change adaptation (CCA) in Bangladesh.