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“Summer in the City” videos explain impact of climate change

Geneva, 5 July 2017 – In a year already marked by heatwaves and new daily temperature records, television weather presenters have explored how climate change would make future summers even hotter in some of the world’s major cities.

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The Dutch have solutions to rising seas

In the waterlogged Netherlands, climate change is considered neither a hypothetical nor a drag on the economy. Instead, it’s an opportunity.

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Urban, Peri-Urban and Ecosystems Working Group

Urbanising centres and their peri-urban peripheries are located in a range of different ecosystems. These include, rural, forest and coastal landscapes. Whereas they provide critical services sustaining urban systems, when neglected, eroded or otherwise mismanaged they can pose risks like … Continue reading

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The 10th Conference on Community Based Adaptation (CBA10) Sucessfully Concluded / Hội thảo thích ứng với biến đổi khí hậu dựa vào cộng đồng lần thứ 10 thành công tốt đẹp

The 10th Conference on Community Based Adaptation (CBA10), which took place in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 21-28 April, was to celebrate its 10th anniversary this year and this year focus on “Enhancing urban community resilience”. CBA10 aimed to share and consolidate the latest developments … Continue reading

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