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Building capacity for risk management in a changing climate: A synthesis report from the Raising Risk Awareness projectClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017TheDocumentClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017This working paper addresses the following question: are climate change-related expenditures starting to appear in national budgets to secure the early implementation ofDocumentClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017This inside story draws out lessons from a CDKN project which focused on the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) market in Peru, aiming to develop a broader understaDocumentClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017This CDKN Essentials summarises recommendations on the appropriateness of, and best practices for, urban resettlement and relocation as a response to disaster risk.Document
Proceedings of The Regional Policy Workshop on Adaptation Outlook for the Hindu Kush Himalaya, 2–3 February 2017, Kathmandu, NepalInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2017The HICAP regional workshop on ‘Adaptation Outlook for the Hindu Kush Himalaya’ brought together experts, policymakers, researchers and practitioners working on climate change policies in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) countries.Document
10 propositions for success: Integrating international climate change commitments into national development planningClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017Document
New markets for green bonds: A guide to understanding the building blocks and enablers of a green bond marketClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017This guide has been developed in response to the interest of developing markets in the potential for capital markets to connect institutional private capital with projecDocument
In situ monitoring of mountain glaciers: experiences from mountain ranges around the world and recommendations for the Hindu Kush HimalayaInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2017Mountain glaciers are important climate indicators and glaciers are considered essential climate variables (ECV) by the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS). Understanding glacial change is necessary to predict future water availability, to assess potential hazards, and to estimate the contribution of glacier melt to sea level rise (Vaughan et al., 2013).Document
Contributions by the private sector to climate change mitigation: lessons from the Plantec Coffee Estate in NepalInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2017Agroforestry in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) is a suitable biological mitigation intervention that contributes to NDC targets and REDD+ objectives. With that in mind, this paper attempts to demonstrate the ways in which a private sector business has established an agroforestry system on 38.5 ha and its role in increasing carbon stock.DocumentInternational Centre for Integrated Mountain Development, (ICIMOD), Nepal, 2017In the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH), countries have initiated their work on REDD+ safeguards but no country has yet made a formal submission to the UNFCCC.