A new study funded by NOAA's Sea Grant program explores best practices for climate change adaptation in the U.S. North Atlantic region by surveying municipalities and reviewing local planning policies and codes. The report also identifies potential barriers to knowledge transfer of best practices.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
African and Latin American Resilience to Climate Change project. One is a vulnerability assessment for six USAID/Feed the Future priority districts in Uganda with an emphasis on agricultural value chains. The other is a vulnerability assessment which sought to understand impacts and adaptive capacity in central and southern Malawi.
Saturday, September 7, 2013
After several years adrift in the Antipodes, a report I authored while working with the CSIRO's Climate Adaptation Flagship has finally been published. Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment: From Conceptual Frameworks to Practical Heuristics reviews several dozen published assessments to gain insights regarding the opportunities and challenges for making such assessments relevant and useful for decision-making.