The study examines the use of green spaces as solutions to mitigate urban heat island effect (UHI) and as a climate adaptation measure to climate change.
With climate change bringing extreme weather events, the use of physical modelling with computer modelling enhances climate adaptation planning.
A study says the Philippines is a potential place for carbon sequestration projects. The uplands pose an ecological and economic threat if not reforested.
Changing climate patterns in Thailand has led to irregular rainfall which causes the droughts. Experts advise long-term climate adaptation plan is needed.
Dr. Mannakkara, other experts' views shown on Stuff's article "The Wellington Report 2019: Inaction on earthquake and climate change will have consequences"
Disaster-prone countries, Asia and Pacific countries facing climate change risks will find this book helpful in their post-disaster planning and strategies.
Glaciers, sea ice, and permafrost are melting faster than we thought. This blog cites several climate change articles. Climate adaptation is needed now!
Singapore sees their country as a hot spot for the effects of rising sea-level. Read how Singapore is preparing for climate adaptation and mitigation.
“Ensuring New Infrastructure is Climate-smart” by James Rydge, Michael Jacobs, and Ilmi Granoff is a working paper series on climate-smart infrastructure.
The Pacific Island states are the most vulnerable to climate change effects. NZ is committed to helping in their climate adaptation and mitigation thrusts.