Searching with a thematic focus on Climate change mitigation, Climate change
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- DocumentFocus on the Global South, 2015This report seeks to answer several questions on climate change, its causes, how it will affect people’s lives and environment and the importance of agroecology within this.Document
Clean development mechanism – an opportunity to mitigate carbon footprint from the energy sector of IndiaCurrent Science, 2015This paper discusses the status and progress of Clean development mechanism (CDM) in India. Its main finding is that that CDM has significantly reduced the carbon footprint of the Indian energy sector.DocumentCentre for Policy Research, New Delhi, 2015This policy brief explores India’s approach to the mitigation component of its climate contribution?DocumentNewClimate Institute for Climate Policy and Global Sustainability, 2015This report looks at the impact of ‘good practice’ emission reduction policies in nine different areas globally and across six countries: China, Brazil, India, the US, Russia and Japan.Document
Reimagining India’s Urban Future: A framework for securing high-growth, low-carbon, climate resilient urban development in IndiaIndian Council for Research on International Economic Relations, 2015This paper reviews the current state of the literature on Indian urbanisation to analyse existing urban development trajectories at the state level.DocumentInstitute for Essential Services Reform, 2015This paper makes several recommendations on developing a pro-poor Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) that includes mitigation and adaptation activities, particularly in Indonesia.DocumentThe WorldFish Center, 2015This paper argues that scientists need to better understand the impacts of climate change on aquaculture if we are to meet future seafood demand.It highlights the risks of increased fish disease as a result of climate change and calls for a mapping of the potential risks and the identification of suitable adaptation and mitigation intervention strategies.Document
Integrating indigenous, local and modern knowledge for sustainable conservation and management of forest ecosystems in NepalForestryNepal, 2015This paper reports on the documentation and assessment of different community based traditional and local forest and pasture management practices, drawn from five case examples in five districts of Nepal.Document
IPCC Fifth Assessment Report. Chapter 20: Climate-resilient pathways: adaptation, mitigation, and sustainable developmentIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, 2014Climate change calls for new approaches to sustainable development that take into account complex interactions between climate and social and ecological systems. Climate-resilient pathways are development trajectories that combine adaptation and mitigation to realize the goal of sustainable development.Document
The Mitigation Advantage: Maximizing the co-benefits of investing in smallholder adaptation initiativesInternational Fund for Agricultural Development, 2015This report argues that helping farmers adapt to the impacts of climate change can also significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions.