APN Global Change Perspectives

Upscaling the Application of Low-Carbon and Energy-Efficient Technology in the Construction Sector

Title Upscaling the Application of Low-Carbon and Energy-Efficient Technology in the Construction Sector Authors Sanjay Vashisht, Dandapani Varsha, Kriti Nagrath, Manjeet Dhakal, Hina Lotia, Sundus Siddiqui Issue Issue 6, published April 2016 Highlights Ecological impacts of construction sector will rise with urbanisation in South Asia. … Read more...

Bringing Early-Career Scientists to the Fore: Lessons Learned from International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) Landmark Synthesis Event

Title Bringing Early-Career Scientists to the Fore: Lessons Learned from International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP) Landmark Synthesis Event Authors Karen SMYTH Issue Issue 6, published April 2016 Highlights Benefits go both ways when early-career scientists and organisations interact. Start early and connect often with organising partners and participants. … Read more...

Building Capabilities of Local Climate Change Communicators towards Climate Change Adaptation in the Upland Communities in Southeast Asia

Title Building Capabilities of Local Climate Change Communicators towards Climate Change Adaptation in the Upland Communities in Southeast Asia Authors Wilfredo M. CARANDANG, Leila D. LANDICHO, Roberto G. VISCO, Bao HUY, Christine WULANDARI, and Anoulom VILAYPHONE Issue Issue 6, published April 2016 Highlights The capability … Read more...

Capacity Building in the Assessment of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for Conserving Wetlands for the Future

Title Capacity Building in the Assessment of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services for Conserving Wetlands for the Future Authors Brij GOPAL, Anil P. SHARMA, Subodh SHARMA, Sudipto CHATTERJEE, Dinesh K. MAROTHIA, M.A. HASSAN, K.S. RAO Issue Issue 6, published April 2016 Highlights Wetlands, their biodiversity and … Read more...

Traditional Livelihoods and Mining in Mongolia’s Changing Climate: Exploring the Potential of Cross-sectoral Partnerships in Achieving Sustainability

Title Traditional Livelihoods and Mining in Mongolia’s Changing Climate: Exploring the Potential of Cross-sectoral Partnerships in Achieving Sustainability Authors Vigya SHARMA, Byambajav DALAIBUYAN, Gerelt-Od ERDENEBILEG, Myagmartsooj NATSAG, Saruulzaya ADIYA Issue Issue 6, published April 2016 Highlights This project was a first of its kind to … Read more...

Adaptive Capacity of Coastal Resource Management Institutions in Cambodia, Viet Nam and Australia

Title Adaptive Capacity of Coastal Resource Management Institutions in Cambodia, Viet Nam and Australia Authors Pedro FIDELMAN, Truong Van TUYEN, Kim NONG, Melissa NURSEYBRAY, Piseth KEOC, Mensah OWUSU Issue Issue 6, published April 2016 Highlights Institutional adaptive capacity varied within and across case studies. Such … Read more...

Coastal Ecosystem and Changing Economic Activities and Vulnerabilities along Chinese and South Asian Coasts

Title Coastal Ecosystem and Changing Economic Activities and Vulnerabilities along Chinese and South Asian Coasts Authors Joyashree ROY,Satabdi DATTA, Preeti KAPURIA, Indrila GUHA, Rajarshi BANERJI, Sandhya RAO, Md. Giashuddin MIAH, Md. Rafiqul ISLAM, Shang CHEN, Jingmei LI, Tao XIA, Janaka RATNASIRI, P.B. Terney PRADEEP KUMARA, … Read more...