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- DocumentOxford Policy Management, 2015This Zambia case study has been developed for the project ‘Research on climate finance and water security’. The project aims to identify the type and scale of national and sub-national programmes and projects that have been funded by climate finance and how they relate to local water security.DocumentOxford Policy Management, 2015This synthesis report summarises research on how climate finance has been spent so far, and whether or not it has been spent on improving people’s water security.Document
Groundwater and ecosystem services: A framework for managing smallholder groundwater-dependent agrarian socio-ecologies – applying an ecosystem services and resilience approachInternational Water Management Institute, 2015This report outlines the Water, Land and Ecosystem (WLE) conceptual understanding of groundwater-dependent and groundwater-impacting ecosystem services and devises an approach to guide research and policy development related to agrarian socio-ecologies highly dependent on groundwater.Document
The nexus of oil, conflict, and climate change vulnerability of pastoral communities in Northwest KenyaCopernicus Publications, 2015This paper focuses on pastoralism in the country of Turkana in northwest Kenya.DocumentCouncil on Energy, Environment and Water, 2015This report applies the principles of risk assessment used in finance and national security in order to try and better understand and communicate the risks of climate change.DocumentClimate Policy Initiative, 2015With climate change and extreme weather expected to increase risks to businesses, including their supply chains, productivity, revenues, and credit-ratings, climate resilience is a topic that should be a high priority to the private sector.DocumentSTEPS Centre, Institute of Development Studies, 2015This working paper, produced by the Social, Technological and Environmental Pathways to Sustainability (STEPS) centre, concerns a study of climate change discourse in urban India, with a focus on the mega-cities of Dehli and Mumbai.OrganisationThe Ecological Sequestration Trust was formed in 2011 to demonstrate at city-region scale how to create a step change in improving energy, water and food security in the face of the combined challeDocumentInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2015This case study focuses on the Arghyam’s ‘Springs Initiative’: an open platform for discussing the revival of water springs and an overarching template for springshed management in India.Document
PACC Demonstration Guide: Piloting climate change adaptation in food production and food security on low-lying atolls of Solomon IslandsSecretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 2015This demonstration guide describes the Solomon Islands Pacific Adaptation to Climate Change (PACC) project. Aimed primarily at climate change practitioners across the Pacific region, it gives details of the planning and execution of this food security project, with a focus on lessons learned along the way and best practices identified.