Resilient Livelihoods


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In Sustainable Cities and Society

Literature suggests a significant potential for synergies among climate change adaptation and mitigation (CCA & M) policies, especially in urban areas. However, the...

Author: 
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben A.
BRAGAIS
Paula B
MACANDOG
Peer-reviewed Article
English
July 2017 Topics:
In Land

This study uses a spatially-explicit land-use/land-cover (LULC) modeling approach to model and map the future (2016–2030) LULC of the area surrounding the Laguna de Bay of...

Author: 
Kotaro
IIZUKA
Akio
ONISHI
Damasa B.
MAGCALE-MACANDOG
Milben
BRAGAIS
Peer-reviewed Article
English
June 2017 Topics:
Promoting the Landscape Approach in Asia-Pacific Developing Countries: Key Concepts and Ways Forward cover

This policy brief advocates the landscape approach in areas where competing demands on land and natural resources in the Asia-Pacific region can be observed. The landscape approach...

Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:

Groundwater can provide irrigation for rural communities where surface water is absent or unreliable. Technical, institutional and capacity limits have prevented rural communities...

Author: 
ACIAR
Policy Brief
English
May 2017 Topics:

Groundwater irrigation for climate-proof agriculture in Lao PDR: How the country could benefit from international experiences?

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Author: 
Hiromasa
HAMADA
Anousith
KEOPHOXAY
Paul
PAVELIC
Corentin
CLEMENT
Presentation
English
November 2016 Topics:

Owing to a high prevalence of rural poverty in Lao PDR, improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers by increasing their productivity is a high priority for the Government....

Author: 
Paul
PAVELIC
et al.
Commissioned Report
English
November 2016 Topics:

2015年9月、ニューヨークにある国連本部で「国連持続可能な開発サミット」が開催され、「我々の世界を変革する:持続可能な開発のための2030アジェンダ」が採択された。あわせて、17の目標と169のターゲットからなる「持続可能な開発目標(SDGs)」が合意された。SDGsは、アジェンダを実現していくための実施計画の目標と位置付けられている。世界レベルにおいて、...

Author: 
In palawija

Various forms of sustainable agriculture have been promoted in the Asia and Pacific region, with organic agriculture constituting the single most important form. There is a...

Peer-reviewed Article
English
August 2016 Topics:

Agricultural groundwater use in the Lower Mekong is gradually gaining attention due to increasing uncertainty over water availability. Although this region is blessed with abundant...

Author: 
Anousith
KEOPHOXAY
Hiromasa
HAMADA
Paul
PAVELIC
Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:

In a poorly developed, water-rich country such as Lao PDR, most attention has historically been given to surface water development issues with limited consideration to groundwater....

Author: 
Paul
PAVELIC
Corentin
CLEMENT
Jordan
VINCKEVLEUGEL
Khammal
VONGSATHIANE
Seinab
BOHSUNG
Presentation
English
June 2016 Topics:

The presentation firstly provided an overview on Satoyama Development Mechanism (SDM), a seed funding scheme to promote the activities of the members of the International...

Author: 
Presentation
English
April 2016 Topics:
IPBES「科学・政策インタフェース」とは? IPBES第4回総会での花粉媒介アセスメントSPMの 討議に基づく事例分析

IPBES「科学・政策インタフェース」とは? IPBES第4回総会での花粉媒介アセスメントSPMの 討議に基づく事例分析

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Presentation
Japanese
March 2016 Topics:

This research report assesses water scarcity and its impacts on smallholder subsistence livelihoods in the context of climate change in Nepal, a mountainous country located entirely...

Policy Report
English
March 2015 Topics:

Warming trends and increasing temperature extremes have been observed across most of the Asian region over the past century (high confidence). {24.3}
Water scarcity is...

Author: 
Hijioka, Y., E. Lin, J.J. Pereira, R.T. Corlett, X. Cui, G.E. Insarov, R.D. Lasco, E. Lindgren, and A. Surjan
Book Chapter
English
December 2014 Topics:
Harnessing Synergies Between Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Reduction: Pertinent Issues, Success Cases and Way Forward

The presentation discusses the synergies between climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction and introduces the discussion points for the round table session on the topic...

Presentation
English
July 2014 Topics:
Loss and Damage Associated with Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation: Stakeholder Perceptions for Shaping the Future Agenda of Asia Pacific Adaptation Network

The Asia Pacific Adaptation Network (APAN) was established in 2009 in response to the growing need for collaboration among different stakeholders engaged in climate change...

Research Report
English
March 2014 Topics:
Climate Change Adaptation of Agriculture Livelihoods for Rural Poverty Reduction in Asia: A Review

Climate change will have significant impact on rural livelihoods and poverty undermining the developmental gains made by countries in Asia, as is evident from the literature...

Working Paper
English
March 2014 Topics:
Climate change impacts on agriculture livelihoods and adaptation in Asia

This presentation presents the major findings from literature reviewed on climate change impacts on agriculture liveilhoods and suggested adaptation measures. The presentation is...

Presentation
English
March 2014 Topics:

This paper discusses the policy and implementation context of the REDD (reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation) demonstration activity in Ulu Masen in the...

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Working Paper
English
November 2010 Topics:
Participatory Information Management for Sustainable Disaster Risk Reduction

The chapter considers the current disasters as consequences of imperfect information. The chapter analyzes the current models of information generation and dissemination and propose...

Author: 
Md. Shahid Parwez
Book Chapter
English
November 2009 Topics:

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