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COP 22 Marrakesh, Has It Fulfilled Its Mandate To Be an Action-Oriented COP?

In the wake of the political momentum generated by the 21st session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and the 11th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Cities adopt measures to build resilience to Climate Change

City and local government officials shared lessons from their experience building resilience to climate change with an audience including national Ministries, city leaders, local champions, international agencies, NGOs and expert practitioners as part of the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience … Continue reading

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ACCCRN Talking on Inclusive Urban Climate Change Resilience at the 5th APAN Forum, Colombo, Sri Lanka

The Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum is the flagship event of the Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN) that brings together policymakers, scientists, donors, youth, and representatives from over 50 countries. For 2016, the theme was “Adapting and Living below 2°C:  … Continue reading

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Regional Plans to be Adjusted for Climate Change, Says Construction Minister

Planning for HCM City and its neighbouring provinces must be adjusted to adapt to climate change and ensure sustainable development, speakers said at a meeting on regional planning to 2030 held in Hanoi last week. Pham Hong Ha, Minister of … Continue reading

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