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September, 2017
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Inspired by the submissions so far and the continued strong interest in the competition, we are excited to announce that we are accepting stories to ACCCRN Storytelling Competition until Saturday, 7 October 2017, a one-week extension of our initial deadline. We want to provide more opportunity to...
September, 2017
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ACCCRN relies on a broad range of contributors with expertise on diverse subjects. Each month, we have a certain theme related to the concept of urban climate change resilience or its practical application. You can share materials, including articles, blog posts, resources, videos, podcast, and...
September, 2017
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On Friday, 25 August 2017 in the Mercy Corps Indonesia office in Jakarta, Indonesia, Naeema Jihan Zinia, a PhD student at the Monash Sustainable Development Institute at Monash University in Australia, presented her research on urban ecosystem services management in Dhaka. She presented her...
August, 2017
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UN Global Pulse and the Government of the Republic of Korea today kick off the third edition of the Big Ideas Competition in support of data-driven ideas to combat the effects of climate change. The competition calls for data and climate enthusiasts from ASEAN countries, Sri Lanka and the...
August, 2017
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ACCCRN relies on a broad range of contributors with expertise on diverse subjects. Each month, we have a certain theme related to the concept of urban climate change resilience or its practical application. You can share materials, including articles, blog posts, resources, videos, podcast, and...
August, 2017
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On August 21, 2017, in Tam Ky city, Quang Nam province, the People’s Committee of Quang Nam Province and Da Nang City organized the Signing Ceremony for the  Establishment of the Coordination Board for Integrated Management of the Vu Gia – Thu Bon River Basin and coastal area of...
August, 2017
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Kathmandu - Investment made by the government to help Nepali farmers adapt to climate change is having a positive impact on the income level of farmers, according to recent studies by the Ministry of Agriculture Development, National Disaster Risk Reduction Centre, Freedom Forum and UNDP.Two...
July, 2017
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ACCCRN relies on a broad range of contributors with expertise on diverse subjects. Each month, we have a certain theme related to the concept of urban climate change resilience or its practical application. You can share materials, including articles, blog posts, resources, videos, podcast, and...
July, 2017
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Changing rainfall patterns may be depleting India’s groundwater storage more than withdrawals for agricultural irrigation, says a new study published in January by Nature Geoscience.While India’s diminishing groundwater is widely attributed to over extraction, especially in the...
July, 2017
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More than 500,000 people living in coastal zones in Viet Nam are annually affected by typhoons. Many of them are very poor and live in unsafe houses. Families like that of 77-year-old  Mr. Pham Van Ton in Hai Loc commune of Thanh Hoa Province live in small unsafe houses they cannot afford to...