East Asia

Climate change and gender: economic empowerment of women through climate mitigation and adaptation?

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The discourse on climate change does not pay adequate attention to
women, either at the local project level or in international negotiations. 
 
Women are unable to voice their specific requirements even though the

Resource Author: 
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ)
Publication Date: 
Jan 13 2011

MIGRATION AS AN ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE

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This article presents a conceptual model to investigate population migration as a possible adaptive response to risks associated with climate change. The model reflects established theories of human migration behaviour, and is based upon the concepts of vulnerability, exposure to risk and adaptive capacity, as developed in the climate change research community. The application of the model is illustrated using the case of 1930s migration patterns in rural Eastern Oklahoma, which took place during a period of repeated crop failures due to drought and flooding.

Resource Author: 
R. MCLEMAN and Barry SMIT
Publication Date: 
Jan 1 2006

Vision 2030: The resilience of water supply and sanitation in the face of climate change

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Source URL: 
http://www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/publications/9789241598422_cdrom/en/index.html
Resource Author: 
World Health Organization/DFID
Publication Date: 
Jan 1 2010

Disaster risk reduction, Climate change adaptation and Environmental migration: A Policy Perspective

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Source URL: 
http://publications.iom.int/bookstore/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=41_7&products_id=664
Resource Author: 
International Organization for Migration
Publication Date: 
Jan 1 2010

The Evolution of Multilateral Regimes: Implications for Climate Change

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Source URL: 
http://www.pewclimate.org/publications/report/evolution-multilateral-regimes-implications-climate-change
Resource Author: 
Daniel Bodansky and Elliot Diringer
Publication Date: 
Dec 7 2010
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