Blog posts tagged to "climate change adaptation"
Published on Tuesday, 14 November 2017
Nature-based solutions are gaining credibility as an effective way to make vulnerable communities more resilient against climate change.
Published on Tuesday, 29 August 2017
What makes an investment a climate change adaptation rather than a development project is not always a straightforward question.
Published on Wednesday, 05 October 2016
Here are 7 lessons from our experience that may help jump-start your climate change adaptation or environment initiative, and help bring out the best in the youth.
Published on Friday, 30 September 2016
The stories remind us that young people are not bystanders passively watching the reef die, but heroes leading the fight to save their natural heritage.
Published on Wednesday, 04 May 2016
Recent evaluation shows these elements are crucial to supporting economic growth and eradicating poverty without further harming the environment.
Published on Monday, 21 March 2016
The Philippines' pledge to address climate change is ambitious, but the question is whether or not it will translate into an actual investment plan.
Published on Tuesday, 14 July 2015
ADB and 5 other multilateral development banks, along with the International Development Finance Club, have taken another step forward in standardizing the way we track climate finance for adaptation. The move is a welcome advance in improving the transparency and targeting of future funding.
Published on Monday, 15 June 2015
Ahead of the 2015 Asian Clean Energy Forum, the region’s energy leaders are now looking to re-evaluate traditional norms to respond to volatile prices, extreme weather and large-scale accidents and disruptions.
Published on Monday, 25 May 2015
Success in tackling food insecurity is an important component of how inclusive an economy’s growth is. Unless the benefits of growth are equitably shared, access to sufficient, safe, and nutritious food for all will remain a challenge.
Published on Thursday, 21 November 2013
Climate change, population growth, and urbanization are bringing some of the greatest challenges of our time. Just a few days ago we experienced one of the most powerful storms in history, Super Typhoon Haiyan, which devastated the Philippines, killing thousands.