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Tag: Nature Based Solutions
Building Resilience in Europe Using Nature-based Solutions
Evidence strongly suggests that nature-based solutions can significantly help us adapt and mitigate the effects of climate change.
Climate Resilience Using Green and Grey Solutions
Coastal towns and Conservation International help communities build an innovative approach to climate resilience – green and grey solutions.
Integrating Technology and Nature-based Solutions for Coastal and Ocean Adaptation
Traditional climate adaptation strategies are not sufficient. New approaches that combine technology and nature-based solution are needed.
Why Ecosystem-based Adaptation is an Excellent Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Option
Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) is gaining ground in fighting climate change, especially in developing and vulnerable countries.
Reducing Flood Risks with Nature-based Solutions
Read about the probabilistic risk analysis framework and how it can boost the adoption of nature-based solutions to mitigate flood risks.
Do Forests Help in Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation?
Scientists use advanced computers global satellite data that goes back decades to quantify the forests' carbon sequestration figures.
Dealing with Climate Change and Biodiversity Loss Problems
The report from IPCC and IPBES says climate change and the decline of ecosystems are interconnected problems that should be solved together.
Climate Adaption via Urban Green Spaces in Subtropical Asian Cities
The researchers examined competencies of climate adaptation via urban green spaces in 3 subtropical Asian cities, Hanoi, Taipei, and Fukuoka.
EU Climate Adaptation Plan – Local Adaptation and Nature-based Solutions
Climate Adaptation Plan by the European Commission stresses the need for smarter data, focuses on local adaptation and nature-based solutions.