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The role of foresight
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Using foresight to reduce climate vulnerability

Foresight can be a valuable tool in both climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction, as well a useful method to integrate the two approaches.

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The Sendai Framework: A catalyst for the transformation of disaster risk reduction?

This discussion brief examines how elements of adaptive governance appear in the Sendai Framework, and how they might support transformative change in DRR.

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Climate Risk: Getting to Action-Professionals' Perspectives on Climate Change Challenges
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Professionals' Perspectives on Climate Change Challenges

This report summarizes key examples of climate change challenges and solutions for selected professions synthesized from discussions conducted with professionals from various sectors.

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Presentations from the 1st Annual International Technical Workshop on Climate Risk

This article provides presentations made during a workshop on climate risk, which focused on "Facing the Challenges of Global Climate Regulation, Compliance and Innovation."

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Case Studies

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Risk assessment of gas transmission and distribution infrastructure in the UK

National Grid Gas plc producing a risk assessment to climate change to start increasing its resilience to climate change.

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Establishing a Climate Sensitivity Framework in the Context of Business Operations

Rio Tinto Alcan elaborating a sensitivity framework aiming to help the company assess the exposure of operations and infrastructure to climate change risks.  

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Climate Change Adaptation at Hydro Tasmania

Hydro Tasmania responding to decreasing inflows through a set of adaptation measures such as changes in seasonal operating rules and improvements in water inflow efficiency.

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Increasing nuclear power plants resilience with dry-cooling

Eskom making the strategic decision to invest in nuclear power plant dry-cooling.

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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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