Searching with a thematic focus on Climate change, Climate Change Adaptation in Solomon Islands
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- DocumentEquity for Children, 2015DocumentAsian Development Bank, 2016In 2010, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) launched a regional technical assistance to respond to concerns raised by five Pacific developing member countries that lie within or on the border of the Coral Triangle - Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Timor-Leste, and Vanuatu, collectively called the Coral Triangle of the Pacific (CTP) countries - regarding management of their coastal andDocument
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.DocumentSecretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 2014This report focuses on climate change adaptation and risk reduction for communities in Ontong Java, low-lying atolls in the Solomon Islands. This area is particularly vulnerable to climate change with fragile food systems threatened by sea level rise, high tides, and extreme climate events.Document
Lessons from implementing, adapting and sustaining community-based adaptive marine resource managementConsultative Group on International Agricultural Research, 2014This brief explores lessons from community experience of implementing management plans for community-based adaptive resource management in Solomon Islands. It focuses on the lessons learned from the different stages of: implementing, adapting and sustaining community-based adaptive marine resource management.Document
The Pacific experience in developing policy and legislation on disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptationInternational Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR), 2013This study explores and aims to unpack the drivers and process to develop Joint National Action Plans on Disaster Risk Management and Climate Change (JNAPs), primary DRM legislation, and sustainable development plans addressing DRR and CCA in three Pacific island countries: the Cook Islands, Solomon Islands and Tonga. It also discusses the experiences implementing these instruments.Document
Climate change adaptation for coral triangle communities: a guide for vulnerability assessment and local early action planning (LEAP guide)2013This comprehensive set of scientific and social instruments helps local governments and communities to assess their vulnerability to climate change and form their own climate change adaptation plans to address local conditions.Document
Choiseul Province climate change vulnerability and adaptation assessment report: Solomon Islands - securing the future of Lauru nowSecretariat of the Pacific Community,, 2013This report focuses on the community as the central point of measuring vulnerability to climate change in Choiseul Province of the Solomon Islands. It discusses the factors that affect people’s resilience to the impacts of climate change at the community level.DocumentSecretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme, 2012This report analyses the legal aspects of ecosystem-based adaptation to climate change focusing on the Pacific island countries. It underscores that ecosystem-based adaptation can provide cost-effective strategies for reducing vulnerability to climate change impacts and enhance ecosystem resilience.DocumentWorld Resources Institute, Washington DC, 2012This report analyses the threats to coral reefs of the Coral Triangle, including overfishing and destructive fishing, coastal development, pollution from land and sea, and climate change related threats such as ocean warming and acidification.