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Cross-cutting themes / Axes transversaux

Cross-cutting themes / Axes transversaux

 

Recent Submissions

  • Programme des changements climatiques (Centre de recherches pour le développement international (CRDI), 2018-12)
    Des actions concertées à l’échelle mondiale sont essentielles pour freiner les changements climatiques et s’adapter à leurs effets. Sous l’égide de la Convention-cadre des Nations Unies sur les changements climatiques ...
  • Climatic Change Program (International Development Research Centre, 2018-12)
    Concerted global actions are key to curbing climate change and adapting to its effects. Under the auspices of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), multilateral climate negotiations have emerged ...
  • Programme des changements climatiques (Centre de recherches pour le développement international (CRDI), 2018-12)
    Le genre, l'ethnicité, le statut socio-économique et l'âge sont quelques-unes des variables clés qui influencent la manière dont les individus font face aux changements climatiques et s'adaptent à leurs impacts.
  • Climatic Change Program (International Development Research Centre (IDRC), 2018-12)
    Although climate change affects everyone, it has a greater impact on women, indigenous peoples, ethnic minorities, the poor and youth, even though they con-tribute the least to the phenomenon of climate change (e.g. in ...
  • IRCAAA Initiative de recherche concertée (2018-09)
    Une augmentation moyenne des températures mondiales de 1,5°C par rapport aux niveaux préindustriels est attendue au cours de la prochaine décennie, les températures dans les montagnes himalayennes et les zones semi-arides ...
  • CARIAA (2018-09)
    An increase in global temperatures by an average of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels is fast approaching within the next decade, with temperatures in the Himalayan Mountains and the African semi-arid lands projected to ...
  • IDRC. Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA) (Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA), IDRC, Ottawa, ON, CA, 2015-04)
    Coordination across climate change and development programmes is essential for achieving the scale of impact that these challenges demand. With this concern in mind, the Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in ...
  • De Souza, Ken; Kituyi, Evans; Harvey, Blane; Leone, Michele; Subrammanyam Murali, Kallur; Ford, James D. (Springer, 2015)
    Providing sound evidence to inform decision-making that considers the needs of the most vulnerable to climate change will help both adaptation and development efforts. Such evidence is particularly important in climate ...
  • Berrang-Ford, Lea; Pearce, Tristan; Ford, James (Springer, 2015-02)
    This review focuses on the unique challenges of integrating multiple data sources and formats in reviewing climate change adaptation policy and practices, while highlighting innovative applications of systematic approaches. ...
  • Kilroy, Garrett (Springer, 2015-01)
    This systematic review identifies the nature and extent of biophysical impacts from climate change in three hotspot regions, examining their relative significance, and identifying key knowledge and information gaps to guide ...
  • Tucker, Josephine; Daoud, Mona; Oates, Naomi; Few, Roger; Conway, Declan; Mtisi, Sobona; Matheson, Shirley (Springer, 2014-11)
    This paper reviews the state of knowledge on social vulnerability to climate change in three hot spots (deltas, semi-arid regions and snowpack- or glacier-fed river basins) in Africa, Central Asia and South Asia, using ...
  • Patra, Jyotiraj (Sameeksha Trust, 2014-11)
    Climate change vulnerability assessments as well as adaptation actions in India are on the rise. Ensuring efficiency and cost-effectiveness of these actions is essential to tackle the uncertainties and complexities. This ...
  • CRDI. Initiative de recherche concertée sur l'adaptation en Afrique et en Asie (IRCAAA) (Initiative de recherche concertée sur l'adaptation en Afrique et en Asie (IRCAAA), CRDI, Ottawa, ON, CA, 2014-10)
  • IDRC. Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA) (Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA), IDRC, Ottawa, ON, CA, 2014-10)
    The Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA) program supports four research consortia in climate change hot spots in Africa and Asia: Pathways to Resilience in Semi-Arid Economies (PRISE); ...
  • Ford, James D.; Berrang-Ford, Lea; Bunce, Anna; McKay, Courtney; Irwin, Maya; Pearce, Tristan (Springer, 2014-10)
    Adaptation is a key component of climate policy, yet we have limited and fragmented understanding of if and how adaptation is currently taking place. In this paper, we document and characterize the current status of ...
  • Patra, Jyotiraj; Kantariya, Komal (Current Science Association, Bangalore, IN, 2014-07)
    The 2013 Uttarakhand floods highlighted the enormous challenges faced by disaster risk management organizations and actors who had to deal with it on a real-time basis. Unusual and extreme rainfalls accompanied by a series ...
  • Unknown author (Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA), IDRC, Ottawa, ON, CA, 2014-03)
    The launch event enabled 60 stakeholders from a wide array of organizations to learn about the Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA), and to begin dialogues with consortia members on key ...