Solid surfaces like roads and pavements contributed to the flooding, becoming like rivers during the deluge. Will sponge cities mitigate?
Tag: Nature Based Solutions
Evidence strongly suggests that nature-based solutions can significantly help us adapt and mitigate the effects of climate change.
Coastal towns and Conservation International help communities build an innovative approach to climate resilience – green and grey solutions.
Traditional climate adaptation strategies are not sufficient. New approaches that combine technology and nature-based solution are needed.
Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) is gaining ground in fighting climate change, especially in developing and vulnerable countries.
Read about the probabilistic risk analysis framework and how it can boost the adoption of nature-based solutions to mitigate flood risks.
Scientists use advanced computers global satellite data that goes back decades to quantify the forests' carbon sequestration figures.
The report from IPCC and IPBES says climate change and the decline of ecosystems are interconnected problems that should be solved together.
The researchers examined competencies of climate adaptation via urban green spaces in 3 subtropical Asian cities, Hanoi, Taipei, and Fukuoka.
Climate Adaptation Plan by the European Commission stresses the need for smarter data, focuses on local adaptation and nature-based solutions.