Amplifying

amplifying

Amplifying local voices, initiatives, and policies for regional learning, best practices, and advocacy.

Connecting

connecting

Connecting practitioners, community members, government officials, and private sector actors to join hands in building urban resilience.

Supporting

supporting

Supporting local/community initiatives intended for building community resilience to climate change

Facilitating

facilitating

Facilitating collaboration among practitioners through knowledge sharing, accessing resources, and influencing government and private sectors’ agenda.

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TAKEAWAYS| by Elisa Jimenez Alonso

New framework to effectively finance climate change adaptation

Around US$ 500 billion will be needed for climate change adaptation by 2050, and public finances will form a crucial part of that picture. To ensure this, a new framework that helps governments mainstream spending into domestic budgets, has been successfully implemented.

ACCCRN CHAMPION | by Farraz Theda

Ky Quang Vinh: Managing water resources in Can Tho

Ky Quang Vinh, Member of the Scientific and Technological Union of Can Tho City has been actively involved in building resilience in his hometown, Can Tho City. His office has been supporting a number projects since the beginning of ACCCRN.

OPINION | by Saleemul Huq

Building Climate Resilient, Migrant-Friendly Cities

The World Bank report estimated around 140 million across Asia and Africa, with 40 million in South Asia will be displaced and become climate migrants due to the adverse impacts of climate change. Of them, around 10 million or more are likely to end up in Dhaka.

TAKEAWAYS | by Farraz Theda

ACCCRN Networking Event Building Resilience Beyond Boundaries

According to Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management) out of 2,341 disaster events, 787 were caused by flooding. Some of the affected areas share the same watershed, which has proved to share trans-boundary waters that are facing increasing demands for basin development collaboration.

STORY FROM FIELD | by Ruth Ramoifuila

Grappling With Climate Change in the Kingdom Of Happines

For Bhutan, a tiny carbon-neutral country, climate change is not just an environmental problem but a serious challenge to sustainable development. See how Bhutan facing these challenges through an interview with head of the National Environment Commission Secretariat.

TAKEAWAYS | by Elisa Jimenez Alonso

New Framework Has Succeed Integrating Climate Change into Governance Systems in South Asia

Four South Asian countries have successfully applied a new governance framework called “Mainstreaming Adaptation to Climate Change within Governance Systems in South Asia” that allows governments to integrate climate change adaptation into governance systems, policies and plans.

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