Blog posts tagged to "climate change mitigation"
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 Monday, 14 August 2017
We must be fully aware that extreme weather events will become more frequent and severe to prepare better for their impacts.
Published on Monday, 09 May 2016
The importance of women benefiting from climate change mitigation efforts in Southeast Asia becomes clearer by the day.
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, 01 December 2015
Now is the time for the PRC to make carbon capture storage the cornerstone of its policy to deliver on the government’s UNFCCC pledge of peaking emissions by 2030.
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, 04 November 2013
The effects of global climate change are multifaceted. Pacific nations are highly vulnerable to the impacts, including intensified storm surges, cyclones, and rising sea levels.
Published on Monday, 22 April 2013
The human and economic toll from natural disasters since global leaders met at the first Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro in 1992 has been staggering. The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction estimates that natural disasters caused 1.3 million deaths and $2 trillion in economic damage worldwide since then.