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Cross-cutting themes / Axes transversaux

Cross-cutting themes / Axes transversaux

 

Recent Submissions

  • Maharjan, Amina (2019-01)
    There is limited data and understanding on various patterns of migration (internal/international, seasonal/temporary/permanent, selected household member/whole household) in climate change “hot spots” in the South Asian ...
  • 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)
    In this journal editorial, Collaborative Adaptation Research Initiative in Africa and Asia (CARIAA) hot spot regions are identified and defined along with CARIAA’s collaborative and transdisciplinary approach to adaptation ...
  • 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)
    Adaptation research must recognize the close links between poverty and vulnerability. The three hot spots are all characterized by high levels of natural resource dependence, with increasing environmental degradation. This ...
  • 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)
    This paper documents and analyzes the current status of adaptation initiatives in 47 vulnerable ‘hotspots’ in Asia and Africa, based on a review of grey literature, peer-reviewed articles and policy documents. Adaptations ...
  • 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 ...