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Transforming Development and Disaster Risk

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WEBINAR: Experiences in resilience: how do we scale up and transform systems?

Tuesday June 4th, 2pm UK time (GMT+1)

This webinar, co-hosted by BRACED and the Oxfam Resilience Hub will introduce the BRACED Resilience Exchange , which is a summary of what has been... Read more

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Call for Reviewers: Policy Document on Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management (for COP-24) UNFCCC / MOEFCC

An initiative of Government of India Ministry of Environment Forests and Climate Change and the National Institute of Disaster Management, to develop a policy document on Climate Change and... Read more

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New, free MOOC on Transforming Development: The Science and Practice of Resilience Thinking

The Stockholm Resilience Centre is launching a new, free MOOC on transforming development!

Transforming Development: The Science and Practice of Resilience Thinking explores how concepts... Read more

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ruthface - climate adaptation.

Full scholarship for an international student - Risk Master's programme, Durham, UK.

Durham University Department of Geography and The Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience's taught Risk Master's programme is offering a full scholarship for an international student.

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Call for Papers: Special Issue of Sustainability on "Transforming Development and Disaster Risk"

A special issue of the journal Sustainability is calling for relevant and innovative research papers on Transforming Development and Disaster Risk , to be submitted by 31 December 2017. More... Read more

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dsc 0386 - climate adaptation.

Workshop on Using strategic narratives to help integrate CCA & DRR

Have you already been in touch with the European PLACARD network?

This network aims to foster collaboration between the climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR)... Read more

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jperron - climate adaptation.

Call for proposals: Anticipating Climate Hazards: Deadline February 10, 2017

Call for ​proposals on ​climate change ​preparedness ​ Deadline: February 10, 2017

The UN Secretary-General's Climate Resilience Initiative: Anticipate, Absorb... Read more
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ruthface - climate adaptation.

New MOOC! - Discover how science and technology help us reduce disaster risk and increase resilience

Starting November 5th, the Cooperation & Development Center at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) will launch its Massive Open Online Course: A Resilient Future - Science and... Read more

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dsc 0386 - climate adaptation.

Join the debate - new online dialogue on foresight activities in CCA/DRR

Dear weADAPT community,

One of the objectives of PLACARD , an EC Horizon 2020 project, is to facilitate communication and knowledge exchange between the climate change adaptation (CCA) and... Read more

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"Turning Garbage Into Trees" - Key to Advancing Sustainability in the future?

How could 30 scavenger families in one dumpsite create 15,000 jobs? A livelihood to 150 school communities? Generate 105 million pesos potential income to small holder farmers in 3-5 years? And,... Read more

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ruthface - climate adaptation.

Online Dialogue! Global Platform on Disater Risk Reduction GP17 Substantive Issues

The SEI Transforming Development and Disaster Risk Reduction has been contributing to the dialogue on "“Substantive Issues for the 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction – Fifth Session... Read more

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1st Annual International Technical Workshop on Climate Risk

Seeking Case Studies for the 1st Annual International Technical Workshop on Climate Risk on Oct. 20-21, 2016 in Wells, Maine, USA .

Potential contributors are asked to identify their... Read more

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dsc 0386 - climate adaptation.

How can we achieve better coherence between CCA and DRR?

Please share examples and reflections of DRR and CCA information knowledge management initiatives which illustrate good practices and/or barriers and how they have been overcome so that others can... Read more

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