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    • Gender assumptions harm progress on climate adaption and resilience, new study finds 

      O'Leary, M.
      Type: Blog
      Outdated assumptions around gender continue to hinder effective and fair policymaking and action for climate mitigation and adaptation, a new study published in Nature Climate Change has found.
    • Climate risk management practices of fish and shrimp farmers in the Mekong Region 

      Lebel, L.; Jutagate, T.; Phuong, N.; Akester, M.J.; Rangsiwiwat, A.; Lebel, P.; Phousavanh, P.; Navy, H.; Khin, M.; Lebel, B.; Michael Joseph Akester: 0000-0001-6526-1613
      Type: Journal Article
      As comparative multi-country studies are rare, not much is known about the effects of regional differences in social-ecological conditions on the adoption of climate risk management practices in aquaculture. This study is ...
    • Developing Climate Information Services for Aquaculture in Bangladesh: A Decision Framework for Managing Temperature and Rainfall Variability-Induced Risks 

      Hossain, P.R.; Amjath-Babu, T.; Krupnik, T.J.; Braun, M.; Mohammed, E.; Phillips, M.J.; Peerzadi Rumana Hossain: 0000-0002-1125-284X; Michael John Phillips: 0000-0002-0282-0286
      Type: Journal Article
      Climate information services (CIS) are increasingly in demand to assist farmers in managing risks associated with climate variability and extremes experienced in food production. However, there are significant gaps in the ...
    • Environmental compliance in aquaculture 

      Rahman, M.; Anisuzzaman, A.
      Type: Video
      The 22CFR216 made USAID legally responsible and accountable to ensure environmental compliance in all of its activities. The Feed the Future Bangladesh Aquaculture and Nutrition Activity received environmental clearance ...
    • Gender equality in climate policy and practice hindered by assumptions 

      Lau, J.; Kleiber, D.L.; Lawless, S.; Cohen, P.J.; Jacqueline Lau: 0000-0002-0403-8423; Philippa Jane Cohen: 0000-0002-9987-1943 (2021)
      Type: Journal Article
      Gender has a powerful influence on people’s experience of, and resilience to, climate change. Global climate change policy is committed to tackling gender inequalities in mitigation and adaptation. However, progress is ...
    • Who you know matters for climate change adaptation 

      Barnes, M.; Lau, J.; Jacqueline Lau: 0000-0002-0403-8423 (2020)
      Type: Blog
      Coastal communities around the world are already facing the trials and tribulations wrought by climate change. On an atoll island in Papua New Guinea, we examine the social factors that shape whether and how households adapt.
    • Social determinants of adaptive and transformative responses to climate change 

      Barnes, M.; Wang, P.; Cinner, J.; Graham, N.; Guerrero, A.M.; Jasny, L.; Lau, J.; Sutcliffe, S.; Zamborain-Mason, J.; Jacqueline Lau: 0000-0002-0403-8423 (2020)
      Type: Journal Article
      To cope effectively with the impacts of climate change, people will need to change existing practices or behaviours within existing social-ecological systems (adaptation) or enact more fundamental changes that can alter ...
    • Climate change, tropical fisheries and prospects for sustainable development 

      Lam, V.W.; Allison, E.; Bell, J.; Blythe, J.; Cheung, W.W.; Frölicher, T.; Gasalla, M.L.; Sumaila, U.
      Type: Journal Article
      Tropical fisheries substantially contribute to the well-being of societies in both the tropics and the extratropics, the latter through ‘telecoupling’ — linkages between distant human–natural systems. Tropical marine ...
    • Climate change and our ailing oceans 

      WorldFish (2019)
      Type: Other (Infographic)
      Infographics on effect of climate change on our oceans.
    • Video on Climate Risk Reduction in Aquaculture 

      Rahman, M.; Anisuzzaman, A.
      Type: Video
      Just like feed, lime, fertilizer, and so on, weather is an input for aquaculture. We grow fish better in good weather. Unfavorable weather events hamper the growth of fish. This is a risk for all farmers, but our farmers ...
    • Climate risk management in fish hatchery and pond aquaculture 

      Rahman, M.; Anisuzzaman, A.; Aleem, N.
      Type: Video
      The theme of the video is on to popularize environmental compliance and climate change adaptation in pond aquaculture and fish hatcheries with emphasis on biosecurity, fish health, safe food, etc. The video contains English ...
    • A training dialogue report: Introduction to Climate Services for Aquaculture 

      Hossain, P.R.; Braun, M.; Amjath Babu, T.S.; Islam, S.; Anjum, F.; Peerzadi Rumana Hossain: 0000-0002-1125-284X (2020)
      Type: Report
      Aquaculture is critically important to food and nutrition security in Bangladesh. It provides 60 percent of animal protein requirements for Bangladeshis and makes up 3.65 percent of the country’s GDP . It has pulled more ...
    • A step-by-step practical guide for participatory prioritization of climate smart aquaculture in Myanmar 

      Shikuku, K.M.; Van Tran, N.; Khin, M.; Kelvin Mashisia Shikuku: 0000-0003-2290-074X; Nhuong Van Tran: 0000-0002-1813-4571 (2019)
      Type: Manual
      This document describes a participatory methodology developed to help in prioritization of climate smart aquaculture technologies and practices in Myanmar.
    • Escaping the perfect storm of simultaneous climate change impacts on agriculture and marine fisheries 

      Thiault, L.; Cinner, J.; Graham, N.; Mora, C.; Cheung, W.W.; Januchowski-Hartley, F.A.; Mouillot, D.; Sumaila, U.; Claudet, J. (2019)
      Type: Journal Article
      Climate change can alter conditions that sustain food production and availability, with cascading consequences for food security and global economies. Here, we evaluate the vulnerability of societies to the simultaneous ...
    • Can climate-smart aquaculture enable women's empowerment in rural Bangladesh? 

      Colgan, J.; McDougall, C.; Murray, U.; Spillane, C.; McKeown, P.; Hossain, M.; Cynthia McDougall: 0000-0002-5606-6813; Md. Emdad Hossain: 0000-0001-5077-8740 (2019)
      Type: Brief
      Climate-smart aquaculture provides a means to ensure sustainable fish supply to those who experience negative impacts of climate change. However, there has been little research on possible benefits of climatesmart aquaculture ...
    • The physical environment 

      Mines, A.N.; Pauly, D.; Navaluna, N.A.; Vakily, J.M. (1982)
      Type: Book Chapter
      A brief review is given of those physical features of San Miguel Bay, Philippines, which have an impact on the Bay's fisheries. These features are: the climate conditions, notably the strong winds during the northeast ...
    • USAID_Feed the Future Cambodia-Rice Field Fisheries II project_Semi annual report April 2018 - Sept 2018 

      Kura, Yumiko
      Type: Donor Report
      This fifth semi-annual report (#5) summarizes the progress of the Feed the Future Cambodia Rice Field Fisheries II project (RFF II) over a period of six months from April 01, 2018 to September 30, 2018. The majority of ...
    • USAID_Feed the Future Cambodia-Rice Field Fisheries II project (2016 - 2021)_Semi annual report April 2017 - Sept 2017 

      Kura, Yumiko
      Type: Donor Report
      This third semi-annual report (#3) summarizes the progress over a period of 6 months from 01 April 2017 to 30 September 2017. All activities as prescribed in the annual work plan for Year 2 of the project (April 2017-March ...
    • IFAD_Climate adaptation and livelihood protection (CLAIP)_July 2018 

      Khan, A K M Firoz
      Type: Donor Report
      CALIP activities has been carried out with all five targeted districts for the period of November, 2017 to June 2018, which are reported in this annual report. WorldFish has been implemented the project targeted activities ...
    • 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 ...