Analysis indicates that developed global coastlines are three times more exposed to extreme coastal water levels. Know the key findings and places at risk.
The Philippines has climate risks and hazards data, implementing climate adaptation programs and policies, showing capacity for climate change resilience.
The disastrous climate change event pattern in the Philippines makes climate adaptation and mitigation planning important for disaster risk reduction.
The Global Peace Index 2019 says that vulnerability to climate change is a peace factor. Do low GPI nations have insufficient climate adaptation solutions?
The paper that the ADB published looks into the present situation in Asia and the Pacific as they come to grip with the effects of the changing climate.
While in Manila, the Climate Adaptation team connected with Asia Pacific Aid Programs Inc. (APAP). APAP is a Philippines-based international non-profit, offering effective, efficient and transparent aid programs to address Asia Pacific’s top development challenges which include Climate Adaptation. APAP is planning on holding a Pacific Climate Threat Response Workshop at the University of Auckland...
In September, Theuns and Pretesh attended the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Sustainable Transport Forum in Manila. Attending the forum helped facilitate a number of meetings with key ADB personnel, including senior members of the Climate Change, Transport, and Education departments, and also the Alternative Executive Director, Mario di Maio who oversees activities in the Pacific....