Global Change Announcements

Community Resilience Tool Identifies Adaptation Options for Communities in Cambodia and Viet Nam

Embed from Getty Images A community resilience tool was developed and piloted to support climate change adaptation within existing development planning pathways. The framework included 39 key questions based around the outcomes related to livelihoods and environment, infrastructure, community, and climate change and disaster management. … Read more…

Call for Applications: Training Programme on Managing Project Preparation for Climate Change Adaptation

The Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) is calling applications for its Training Programme on Managing Project Preparation for Climate Change Adaptation. Organizers: AIT in co-operation with United Nations Development Programme Dates: 11-15 September 2017 Venue: Bangkok, Thailand Overview: This training programme aims to develop skills … Read more…

Call for Abstracts: 9th Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) World Conference

The 9th Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) world conference is calling for abstract submission before 31 August 2017. Theme Ecosystem Services for Eco-civilization: Restoring connections between people and landscapes through nature-based solutions Date and venue 11-15 December 2017, Shenzhen, China Programme The programme will contain a broad range of topics … Read more…

Call for abstracts: International Symposium on Sustainable Urban Environment 2017

The International Symposium on Sustainable Urban Environment (ISSUE 2017), to be held on 23-24 June 2017 at the Department of Environmental Science, Tezpur University, Assam, India, is calling for abstracts for poster oral and poster presentations. ISSUE-2017 is originated from the APN funded project “Development of New Water Supply … Read more…

Call for Abstracts: IMBIZO 5: Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean

The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) is calling abstracts for its fifth IMBIZO: Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean: Linking ecosystems, future states and resource management, which is partly sponsored by APN. The meeting will consist of three concurrent but interacting workshops, with joint plenary … Read more…

Course Workbook on Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate

May 2017 – A course workbook outlining the Training Course on Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate, part of the project “Mainstreaming Weather and Climate Information Application for Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate”, was released by Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC). The course workbook is … Read more…