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    • Managing climatic risks for enhanced food security: key information capabilities 

      Balaghi, R.; Badjeck, M.C.; Bakari, D.; De Pauw, E.; De Wit, A.; Defourny, P.; Donato, S.; Gommes, R.; Jlibene, M.; Ravelo, A.C.; Sivakumar, M.V.K.; Telahigue, N.; Tychon, B. (2010)
      Type: Journal Article
      Food security is expected to face increasing challenges from climatic risks that are more and more exacerbated by climate change, especially in the developing world. This document lists some of the main capabilities that ...
    • Mangrove ecosystem services and payments for blue carbon in Solomon Islands 

      Albert, J.A.; Warren-Rhodes, K.; Schwarz, A.J.; Duke, N.D. (2012)
      Type: Brief
      The AusAID Development Research Project: Poverty Alleviation, Mangrove Conservation and Climate Change: Carbon offsets as payment for mangrove ecosystem services in Solomon Islands (# 49892) was designed to evaluate the ...
    • Mangrove revival diversifies livelihoods while addressing climate change 

      The WorldFish Center (2009)
      Type: Brief
      Funded by the Australian Government, The project "Poverty alleviation, mangrove conservation and climate change: Carbon offsets as payments for mangrove ecosystem services in Solomon Islands" explores whether or not ...
    • Mountain GIS: promoting geographic information and earth observation applications for the sustainable development of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region 

      Nagabhatla, N. (Contributor) (2009)
      Type: Conference Paper
      The Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region, home to the largest concentration of glaciers outside of the polar region, is the ‘water-tower’ of Asia. The HKH mountain ecosystem provides life support services to almost a third ...
    • Natural resource-based livelihoods in the context of climate change in the Lake Chilwa Basin 

      Nagoli, J.; Chiwaula, L.; Jamu, D.; Mwanza, P.; Joseph Nagoli: 0000-0002-8919-1397 (2018)
      Type: Book Chapter
      This chapter analyses the contribution of the Lake Chilwa Basin Climate Change Adaptation Programme (LCBCCAP) in providing alternative livelihoods to people in the basin and most importantly how these activities improved ...
    • Participatory action research on climate risk management, Bangladesh 

      Braun, M.; Saroar, M (2012)
      Type: Working Paper
      The rural populations of southern Bangladesh are some of the most vulnerable communities in the world to the future impacts of climate change. They are particularly at risk from floods, waterlogged soils, and increasing ...
    • Planning the use of fish for food security in Solomon Islands 

      Weeratunge, N.; Pemsl, D.; Rodriguez, P.; Chen, O.L.; Badjeck, M.C.; Schwarz, A.M.; Paul, C.; Prange, J.; Kelling, I. (2011)
      Type: Report
      This study was funded through the USAID-supported Coral Triangle Support Partnership (CTSP). This study provides an insight into the changing demand for fish in the Solomon Islands over the next 20 years. It supports US ...
    • Planning the use of fish for food security in Solomon Islands 

      Weeratunge, N.; Pemsl, D.; Rodriguez, P.; Chen, O.L.; Badjeck, M.C.; Schwarz, A.M.; Paul, C.; Prange, J.; Kelling, I. (2011)
      Type: Report
      This study was funded through the USAID-supported Coral Triangle Support Partnership (CTSP). As part of the US CTI Support Program, CTSP is part of the United States Government’s commitment to promote the sustainable ...
    • Planning the use of fish for food security in the Pacific 

      The WorldFish Center (2008)
      Type: Brief
      Fish is a mainstay of food security for Pacific island countries and territories (PICTs). Diversifying the supply of fish will make rural households in the Pacific more resilient to natural disasters, social and political ...
    • Planning the use of fish for food security in the Pacific 

      Bell, J.D.; Kronen, M.; Vunisea, A.; Nash, W.J.; Keeble, G.; Demmke, A.; Pontifex, S.; Andréfouët, S. (2009)
      Type: Journal Article
      Fish is a mainstay of food security for Pacific island countries and territories (PICTs). Recent household income and expenditure surveys, and socio-economic surveys, demonstrate that subsistence fishing still provides the ...
    • Predicting the impacts and socio-economic consequences of climate change on global marine ecosystems and fisheries: the QUEST_Fish framework 

      Barange, M.; Allen, I.; Allison, E.; Badjeck, M.C. et al. (2011)
      Type: Book Chapter
      Climate change is accelerating and is already affecting the marine environment. Estimating the effects of climate change on the production of fish resources, and their dependent societies, is complex because of: difficulties ...
    • Reconceptualising adaptation to climate change as part of pathways of change and response 

      Wise, R.M.; Fazey, I.; Stafford Smith, M.; Park, S.E.; Eakin, H.C.; van Garderen, E.R.M.A.; Campbell, B. (2014)
      Type: Journal Article
      The need to adapt to climate change is now widely recognised as evidence of its impacts on social and natural systems grows and greenhouse gas emissions continue unabated. Yet efforts to adapt to climate change, as reported ...
    • Responses to climate change: adaptation pathways to change 

      WorldFish (2012)
      Type: Other-Factsheet
      This project, Responding to Climate Change Using an Adaptation Pathways and Decision-making Approach, funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB), aims to strengthen coastal and marine resource management in the Coral ...
    • Rethinking agriculture in the Greater Mekong subregion: how to sustainably meet food needs, enhance ecosystem services and cope with climate change 

      Johnston, R.M.; Hoanh, C.T.; Lacombe, G.; Noble, A.N.; Smakhtin, V.; Suhardiman, D.; Kam, S.P.; Choo, P.S. (2010)
      Type: Journal Article
      Nations of the Greater Mekong Subregion need to ‘rethink’ their agricultural industries to meet future food needs, given the social shifts and climate changes that are forecast for the coming decades. With better farming ...
    • Sea level rise and tigers: predicted impacts to Bangladesh's Sundarbans mangroves: a letter 

      Loucks, C.; Barber-Meyer, S.; Hossain, M.A.A.; Barlow, A.; Chowdhury, R.M. (2010)
      Type: Journal Article
      The Sundarbans mangrove ecosystem, shared by India and Bangladesh, is recognized as a global priority for biodiversity conservation. Sea level rise, due to climate change, threatens the long term persistence of the Sundarbans ...
    • Seasonal dynamics of physico-chemical characteristics and biological responses of Lake Chilwa, Southern Africa 

      Macuiane, M.; Kaunda, E.K.W.; Jamu, D.M. (2011)
      Type: Journal Article
      Lake Chilwa is shared by Malawi and Mozambique, it supports an important fishery and its watershed is undergoing rapid population growth and increasing utilization for agricultural production. It is a shallow, closed basin ...
    • Solomon Islands State of the Coral Triangle Report: Summary 

      Coral Triangle Support Partnership (2011)
      Type: Report
      The Solomon Islands National Plan of Action (SI-NPOA): Coral Triangle Initiative on Coral Reefs, Fisheries, and Food Security (CTI-CFF) provides visionary guidance for the management of coral reefs and related ecosystems ...
    • State of the Coral Triangle Reports 

      Asian Development Bank (2014)
      Type: Report
      These publications, consisting of a Regional State of the Coral Triangle report with six corresponding country-level State of the Coral Triangle reports, identify key issues that decision makers must address if sustainable ...
    • Sub-Saharan fish trade and nutrition in a changing climate 

      The WorldFish Center (2011)
      Type: Other-Factsheet
      There is an increasing ‘fish gap’ in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), where fish supplies have failed to keep pace with the region’s growing demand. Despite the high dependence on fish for nutrition in much of the region, consumption ...
    • The climate and eastern ocean systems project 

      Bakun, A.; Christensen, V.; Curtis, C.; Cury, P.; Durand, M.H.; Husby, D.; Mendelssohn, R.; Mendo, J.; Parrish, R.; Pauly, D.; Roy, C. (1992)
      Type: Journal Article
      A brief description of the NMFS/ORSTOM/ILCARM climate and Eastern Ocean systems (CEOS) project is given. CEOS will study the four major eastern boundary current regions (Peru/Chile, California, Northwest and Southwest ...