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- DocumentInternational Research Institute for Climate Prediction, Columbia University, 2005This paper proposes that much better management of climate variability is essential if sustainable development is to be achieved in Africa.DocumentDevelopment Alternatives Group, 2004This special issue of the Development Alternatives newsletter addresses the tenth conference of parties of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change in a series of short articles offering various perspectives on issues of adaptation in a largely Indian context.The articles are as follows:CoP-10 and sustainable development: developing countries' perspectives by Kalipada ChatteDocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2004This key sheet is part of a series aimed at DFID staff and development partners examining the impact of climate change on poverty, and exploring tools for adaptation to climate change. This key sheet draws on experience in disaster management and social protection to explore ways of reducing the impacts of climate change on the poor.DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2004This key sheet is part of a series aimed at DFID staff and development partners examining the impact of climate change on poverty, and exploring tools for adaptation to climate change. This key sheet examines the impact of climate change on pro-poor growth for developing countries and the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).Document
Livelihoods and climate change: combining disaster risk reduction, natural resource management and climate change adaptation in a new approach to the reduction of vulnerability and povertyClimate Change, International Institute for Sustainable Development, 2003This paper discusses a variety of issues surrounding livelihoods and climate change. Highlights of the paper include:DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2003The report makes clear that climate change presents a serious risk to poverty eradication and achievement of the Millennium Development Goals. While it affects us all, the adverse impact of climate change is more severely felt by poor people and poor countries.