The 6th EbA Knowledge Day – organized by GIZ and IUCN – convened in June under the theme of “Maximizing the potential of EbA: bridging the gap between climate change and biodiversity agendas.”
An infrastructure-oriented climate risk assessment was piloted for the planned Cai Lon – Cai Be sluice gate system project in the Mekong Delta.
In the context of climate risk assessment in Vietnam, a new report aiming to facilitate the replica of the approach has been developed.
A new guidebook is now available for monitoring the outcomes and impacts of nature-based solutions to climate change adaptation.
New Publications: “Common Ground between the Paris Agreement and the Sendai Framework: Climate Change adaptation and disaster risk reduction”
The adoption of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and the Paris Agreement on climate change in 2015 provides a clear mandate for increased coherence in countries’ approaches to climate and disaster risk reduction.
New Publications: “Climate risk assessment on infrastructure: A report about the bridge over the Tempisque river in Guardia, Costa Rica”
The report provides decision-makers with necessary information to adopt adaptation measurements towards the operation of a climate-resilient bridge.
AdaptationCommunity.net just launched a new section on climate change and migration.
A new guidance paper by WWF US provides recommendations on how countries can integrate nature-based solutions in these national climate plans.
New Publications: Framing and Tracking 21st Century Climate Adaptation: Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning for Paris, the SDGs and Beyond
IIED has created a framework for developing climate adaptation monitoring, evaluation and learning systems (CAMELS).
Development as such is already complex. Development in line with all or most of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the Paris Agreement, Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs), National Adaptation Plans (NAPs) and country- or sector-specific objectives and frameworks is immensely challenging.