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February, 2017
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June 22, 2017 - June 29, 2017
IIED is pleased to announce that registration for the 11th International Conference on Community-Based Adaptation to climate change (CBA11) is now open. CBA11 will take place in Kampala, Uganda on 22-29th June 2017 with the theme: 'Harnessing natural resources and ecosystems for adaptation&...
February, 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...
February, 2017
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March 21, 2017 - March 22, 2017
InterMET Asia is a unique marketplace bringing together the global weather and climate industry with all those in the public and private sectors seeking to mitigate and manage the risks of extreme weather and climate change, and to understand the opportunities.​Focused on Asia, Africa and the...
February, 2017
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Two cities of Bangladesh have received ACCCRN small grants fund (SGF) recently at the end of January 2017. The cities are likely the Mongla Port Municipality and Kushtia Municipality. The grants are provided by the Rockefeller Foundation and facilitated by ICLEI - Local Governments for...
February, 2017
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March 28, 2017
WHAT IS THE DISASTER PREPAREDNESS FORUM ABOUT?  Now in its fourth year, the Disaster Preparedness Forum comes to Bangkok on 28 March 2017 focusing on the theme "Build Better Now". With significant economic losses and damages in the region due to disasters, the Forum will focus...
February, 2017
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February 17, 2017 - February 21, 2017
2017 Advanced Institute on Knowledge-based Actions for Disaster Risk Reduction (AI – KBA) will be held in Taipei in April 2017.ICSU Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP) announced today that the 2017 Advanced Institute on Knowledge-based Actions for Disaster Risk Reduction (AI-KBA...
February, 2017
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May 4, 2017 - May 6, 2017
Resilient Cities 2017, the 8th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation, is taking place May 4-6, 2017 in Bonn, Germany.Resilient Cities 2017 will explore current and pressing issues for urban resilience and adaptation to climate change such as climate-related health risks, internal...
February, 2017
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Submit your activity to become a 2017 Momentum for Change Lighthouse Activity. Applications are being accepted from 30 January to 9 April. Spearheaded by the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat, Momentum for Change shines a light on the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of...
January, 2017
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 ACCCRN invites photographers to submit photo essays to share their stories related to urban interaction with ecosystem services towards urban resilience.The 2017 ACCCRN Photo Essay Competition is seeking great pictures on urban climate change resilience issues from photographers,...
January, 2017
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The Geneva-based Oak Foundation has announced a six-year, $20 million grant to the New Venture Fund to establish a fund that will invest in communities on the frontlines of climate change.The Climate Justice Resilience Fund will award grants to organizations working to help communities in East...