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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.Document
Integrating climate change into national sustainable development strategies and plans in Latin America and the CaribbeanDepartment of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations, 2013An evaluation of the project, "Integrating Climate Change into National Sustainable Development Strategies and Plans in Latin America and the Caribbean" implemented in Grenada, Bolivia and Guatemala.DocumentCaribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency, Barbados, 2006Coastal beach erosion hazard maps for twenty selected bays in Grenada, with one bay, namely Grand Anse Bay mapped at high-resolution. These maps reveal the long-term trends around the coast of Grenada.DocumentTrade and Industrial Policy Strategies, South Africa, 2015A global benchmarking of policy instruments for effective climate change mitigation demonstrates the need for a mix of policy measures.DocumentUNEP Risø Centre on Energy, Climate and Sustainable Development, 2013The Emissions Reduction Country Profiles are meant to serve as a useful tool for prioritising national emissions reduction efforts, both in relation to Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) development and for development of Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions (NAMAs).Document
Transitions to Renewable Energy in Industrializing Countries A comparative case study of the Indian states Maharashtra and Tamil NaduFridtjof Nansen Institute, 2015A key challenge for future climate change mitigation efforts will be to ensure that industrializing countries make a successful transition from a fossil-heavy energy system to a more sustainable one, where renewable eDocumentPerspectives, 2015This study analyses different issues related to defining approaches to limit Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) eligibility in the context of the evolving future climate regime.Document
Reinvigorating international climate policy: a comprehensive framework for effective nonstate actionSocial Science Research Network, 2015This article suggests functions and design principles for a new, comprehensive framework for sub- and nonstate climate actions that could provide effective coordination.DocumentCentre for Alternative Technology, 2015This report maps out how different actors at national, regional and city levels are already modelling the elimination of greenhouse gases (GHGs) on science-based timeframes compatible with 2ºC.