Documents of category Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Asian Water Development Outlook 2016

Despite this progress, enormous challenges in water security remain.Asia is home to half of the world’s poorest people.Water for agriculture continues to consume 80% of water resources.A staggering 1.7 billion people lack access to basic sanitation.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: Aug 2016 - Uploaded on: Oct 2016
File size: 4.9 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Agriculture , water , water security
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Pages from hydro 2016  

Hydro 2016: Achievements, Opportunities and Challenges. International Conference and Exhibition

It has come to our attention today that an organization describing itself as 'Trade Show Housing' is contacting HYDRO 2016 Exhibitors, giving the impression that it is representing us and handling accommodation bookings at discounted rates.

Published by: The International Journal on Hydropower & Dams - Author: The International Journal on Hydropower & Dams,
Published on: Jul 2016 - Uploaded on: Jul 2016
File size: 3.7 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Hydropower development , hydrolic machinary , gates and spillways
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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green freight gms  

Green Freight in the Greater Mekong Subregion

This publication summarizes lessons learned from green freight feasibility analyses conducted under the GMS Core Environment Program between 2010 and 2014.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: Apr 2015 - Uploaded on: Jul 2015
File size: 1023 KB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Climate Change , Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) , transport
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Central Mekong Delta Region Connectivity Project: Rapid Climate Change Threat and Vulnerability Assessment

The Central Mekong Delta Region Connectivity Project aims to enhance connectivity across provinces of southern Viet Nam and Ho Chi Minh City.It includes two major bridges, a 15-kilometer road connecting the two bridges, and approach roads.

Published by: Asian Development Bank - Author: Asian Development Bank,
Published on: Apr 2014 - Uploaded on: Jun 2014
File size: 3.2 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Climate Change , Environment , transport and ICT
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Climate Change, Disaster Risk, and the Urban Poor: Cities Building Resilience for a Changing World

Poor people living in slums are at particularly high risk from the impacts of climate change and natural hazards.They live on the most vulnerable lands within cities, typically areas that are deemed undesirable by others and are thus affordable.

Published by: The World Bank - Author: Judy L. Baker,
Published on: Apr 2012 - Uploaded on: May 2012
File size: 4.7 KB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Climate Change , risk , local government , malnutrition
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Adapting to Climate Change and variability and change  

Adapting to Climate Change and variability and change

Climate change may pose risks and/or create opportunities for development efforts in many countries.

Published by: U.S.Agency for International Development - Author: U.S.Agency for International Development,
Published on: Aug 2007 - Uploaded on: Sep 2011
File size: 3.1 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Climate Change
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Mainstreaming Climate Change into Agricultural Education: Challenges and Perspectives  

Mainstreaming Climate Change into Agricultural Education: Challenges and Perspectives

ICRAF Working Paper no.82, This working paper is an outcome of a symposium organized to share information on climate change challenges for agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa; explore methods of mainstreaming climate change knowledge into agricultural education; and identify recommendations on effective policies, institutions and capacity.

Published by: World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) -
Uploaded on: Apr 2011
File size: 3.1 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Climate Change , Agriculture , Environment , Economic development , Agricultural education
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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Climate Change and Water.  

Climate Change and Water

"The Technical Paper addresses the issue of freshwater.Sealevel rise is dealt with only insofar as it can lead to impacts on freshwater in coastal areas and beyond.Climate, freshwater, biophysical and socio-economic systems are interconnected in complex ways.

Published by: IPCC Secretariat, -
Uploaded on: Dec 2009
File size: 7.1 MB - Language: English
Keyword(s): Environment
Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

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