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crisis modifiers
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Crisis modifiers: A solution for a more flexible development-humanitarian system?

Do crisis modifiers enable development actors to act early, address climate and conflict risks, and work coherently alongside humanitarian actors?

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Motorbike navigates flash flood in Thailand
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Trade-offs in development and disaster risk decision-making

A discussion brief from SEI's TDDR Initiative considers key trade-offs found in development and DRR decision-making in search of spaces for transformation. 

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MECLEP
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Making Mobility Work for Adaptation to Environmental Challenges: Results from MECLEP global research

This comparative report of six countries empirically tests how migration can benefit or undermine adaptation to environmental and climate change, based on MECLEP research.

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72-hour emergency assessment
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72-hour Emergency Assessment approach

This document provides an overview of the aims, applications and general method behind the 72-hour assessment method, by which WFP can respond quickly and appropriately to humanitarian disasters.

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Case Studies

GeoScience_2014
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A Monitoring Program to respond to Permafrost Thawing due to Climate Change

Canadian Federal Government agencies and Enbridge leading a monitoring program at the Norma Pipes Wells to follow permafrost degradation.

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Syncrude_2008
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Incorporating climate change into land reclamation

Enhancing the ability of land reclamation planning tools to take account of climate change impacts and support adaptation decision-making. 

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Olsson_2013
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Adapting Nuclear Power Generation in a Cold Climate

Teollisuuden Voima Oyj adapting its nuclear power plant water and air intakes to changing climate conditions 

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distribution
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Implementing a risk management system for the British Power Grid

Western Power Distribution producing a risk assessment to climate change to start increasing its resilience to climate change.

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View climate adaptation projects plotted on a global map, browsable by theme or network. Find out who is doing what, and where, alongside climate station data.

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