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Integrating mitigation and adaptation in climate and land use policies in Brazil: a policy document analysisCentre for Climate Change Economics and Policy, 2016Brazil has taken the lead in climate policy design and implementation in Latin America with the adoption of the National Plan on Climate Change (PNMC) in 2008 and its climate change law, the National Policy on Climate Change, in 2009.DocumentThe Mercator Institute for China Studies, 2015China’s new-found willingness to integrate its national climate policies into international climate negotiations is arguably the single most momentous development in international climate politics in recent times. It removes one of the major stumblingblocks of past climate negotiations.Document
A greener dragon? Climate change lessons and opportunities for cooperation between China and AustraliaCentre for Defence and Strategic Studies, 2016China’s commitment to climate change mitigation is an important economic issue for Australia.DocumentAsian Development Bank, 2016Southeast Asia is one of the most vulnerable regions of the world to climate change. In the absence of climate action, the region will be increasingly exposed to hotter temperatures, more destructive storms, greater flooding in some areas, and more droughts in others.DocumentEcofys, 2016Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs) have continued to show steady growth in proposals over the past six months, while financing remains limited and implementation lags behind. This is one of the findings of the NAMA Status Report mid-year update which has been launched at the Bonn UN Climate Conference.DocumentEvidence and Lessons from Latin America, 2014The publications presented in this Spotlight cover some of the key issues related to city-level climate change mitigation and adaptation in Latin America, with a particular focus on: the prominent role of cities in Latin America; city-level climate mitigation and adaptation in Latin America; greenhouse gas inventories; waste; transportation; disaster preparedness; health; and poverty.Document2016An analysis of technology needs and requirements for St.Kitts and Nevis is performed. This technology need assessment utilises the United Nations Development Programme methodology and address adaptation and mitigation issues.DocumentInternational Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (World Conservation Union), 2015This report represents an update to the content of the ‘2008 Training Manual on Gender and Climate Change’, produced by the International Union of Conservation of Nature and partners. However, it should not be regarded as a training manual in and of itself; the target audience is wide, from policymakers to grassroots practitioners.Document
Crop isurance: security for farmers and agricultural stakeholders in the face of seasonal climate variabilityPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2009Crop insurance is a risk management tool designed to even out agricultural risks and address the consequences of natural disasters to make losses more bearable, especially to the marginalized farmers. In the Philippines, the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation (PCIC) implements and manages the government program on agricultural insurance.Document
Delivering transformational change 2011-21: complementing the CARICOM regional framework for achieving development resilient to climate changeCaribbean Community Climate Change Centre, 2012This document presents the Implementation Plan (IP) for the Regional Framework for Achieving Development Resilient to a Changing Climate (the Regional Framework). It has been prepared in response to the mandate given to the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) by the CARICOM Heads of Government at their meeting in July 2009.