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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...

APN 22nd Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting held in New Delhi, India, 26-27 April 2017

27 April 2017, New Delhi, India — Hosted by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India, the APN 22nd Joint Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting successfully concluded in New Delhi, India. The Inter-Governmental Meeting and Scientific Planning Group Meeting … Read more...

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...