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Capacity Building Workshop and Science-Policy Dialogue on Climate Change: Low Carbon and Adaptation Initiatives in Asia and APN’s 9th Southeast Asia Sub-Regional Committee Meeting

6-10 February 2017, Pathum Thani, Thailand — APN, LoCARNet and Regional Resource Centre for Asia and the Pacific, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT/RRC.AP) co-organise a Capacity Building Workshop and Science-Policy Dialogue at the AIT campus in Pathum Thani, Thailand from 6-8 February 2017. The activities were … Read more...

Community Resilience Toolkit Helps Optimise Climate Change Adaptation in Cambodia and Viet Nam

Rural communities throughout the Asia-Pacific are generally more exposed to climate-driven changes to their livelihoods than those in larger/urban communities. A team led by Dr. Chris Jacobson, Sustainability Research Centre, University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia, developed and piloted a community resilience tool to be … Read more...

Adapting Groundwater of Asian Cities to Climate Change: Bridging the Science and Policy Interface

13-14 December 2016, Bangkok, Thailand – A two-day workshop on “Adapting groundwater of Asian cities to climate change: bridging the science and policy interface” successfully concluded at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand. The workshop focused on sharing the status of groundwater resources of four cities in … Read more...

South Asian Organisations Meet in Bhutan to Formulate Collaborative Approaches to Research and Capacity Development

12 December 2016, Paro, Bhutan — Driven by the shared understanding that sustained coordinated regional collaboration is key to ensuring a resilient and sustainable future, twelve national and regional policy and research institutions come together today in Bhutan to explore effective approaches to collectively enhancing … Read more...