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Dear Friends, We are excited to share news about the launch of Reality Drop www.realitydrop.org, a new interactive tool that will profoundly impact the conversation on climate change. This ...
Post Date: 03-Mar-2013
 “We are not drowning. We are fighting” – will be the key message when organisers across 14 Pacific Island Nations will come together in mass numbers on their ...
Post Date: 01-Mar-2013
  Climate Change & Development (CCD) Community Climate Change & Development (CCD) Community, of the Pacific Solution Exchange ...
Post Date: 01-Mar-2013
NAIROBI (AlertNet) - Lydia Owenga is a rarity among young career women in Kenya - a trained installer of biogas systems who doesn’t mind getting her hands dirty. She is ...
Post Date: 01-Mar-2013
What does a “green economy” look like? Few people - including most of the experts pushing for one - have painted a clear picture of what ...
Post Date: 01-Mar-2013
These are National Officer posts for UNDP’s Pacific Risk Resilience (PRR) Programme. Vanuatu - http://www.pacificdisaster.net/dox/UNDPPC_NationalOfficer_PRRP_VUT_20130227.pdf  All three posts can be accessed and applied ...
Post Date: 01-Mar-2013
As part of the CRM TASP, Altamirano and Guzmán (2012) studied the impacts of past climate patterns on diarrhoea, dengue and leptospirosis. These are some of the most important ...
Post Date: 01-Mar-2013
Impacts of temperature. Malaria is caused by a parasite transmitted to humans via mosquitoes (the vector). Development of the mosquito and, even more, of the malaria parasite is temperature-sensitive. ...
Post Date: 28-Feb-2013
  RECRUITMENT NOTICE Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) 27 February 2013 Pacific Islander Junior Professional (Reef Fisheries Science) Noumea, New Caledonia. SPC is ...
Post Date: 27-Feb-2013
  Join CDKN and Alertnet in a debate with experts on the state of climate finance – and how to make climate finance work for the poorest. 13:00 – ...
Post Date: 26-Feb-2013
The world is already in the grip of environmental and social megaforces including climate change, water scarcity, population growth and ecosystem decline. These megaforces portend economic, social and ecological disaster ...
Post Date: 26-Feb-2013
18 February 2013: The Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC) has announced that the Government of Denmark has provided US$4 million for the development of clean and sustainable energy in ...
Post Date: 26-Feb-2013
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Post Date: 26-Feb-2013
Feb. 22, 2013 — The commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions should be allocated based on countries' historic responsibility for the emissions. This logic was recognized early on in ...
Post Date: 25-Feb-2013
Recognizing the critical role of indigenous peoples and other forest-dependent communi­ties to the long-term sustainability and effectiveness of REDD+, the UN-REDD Programme has prioritized stakeholder engagement from its inception. Recognizing ...
Post Date: 25-Feb-2013
Register before 28th Feb and receive an early bird discount for  CBA7 (7th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation) in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 18-25th April 2013. The conference aims ...
Post Date: 25-Feb-2013
21 February 2013: The UN Environment Programme (UNEP) has released the Third African Environment Outlook (AEO-3) Summary for Policy Makers, commissioned by the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN). ...
Post Date: 24-Feb-2013
20 February 2013: The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has announced the launch of an online Course for Secondary Teachers on Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development (CCESD). The training ...
Post Date: 24-Feb-2013
18 February 2013: The UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the UN Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), through its Operational Satellite Applications Programme ...
Post Date: 22-Feb-2013
      Asia-Pacific Training for Policymakers and Practitioners on Migration, Environment, Climate Change and Adaptation   21 – 23 ...
Post Date: 22-Feb-2013
  Announcing WBI Leadership Course "Frontiers in Development Policy 2013," April 22-26 in Washington, DC   ...
Post Date: 22-Feb-2013
  ENVIRONMENT:Climate change adaptation It isn’t just about the money Rebecca McNaught* ...
Post Date: 21-Feb-2013
      February 2013: The Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) has released the first ...
Post Date: 21-Feb-2013
  March 12, 2 pm EDT/11 am PDT/6 pm GMT Webinar on Finding the Right Tool(s) for Coastal Climate Change Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation Planning: an ...
Post Date: 20-Feb-2013
  CPI Webinar: The Global Landscape of Climate Finance 201 Join us for a webinar on February 21, 2013, 5:00 pm CET Space is limited. Reserve your webinar seat ...
Post Date: 20-Feb-2013