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  1. Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction: The Red Cross Red Crescent perspective

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 5, 2012
    PowerPoint presentation to educate the public on climate change vulnerability and adaptation, including integration disaster risk reduction princples and practices into policies and planning.
  2. Climate Change: Central [Asian] Puzzle of the 21st Century

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 6, 2012
    This paper describes the the linkage between climate change and security in central Asia, which is often a result of resource-intensive, sometimes resource-wasting patterns of production and consumption, and of inadequate agricultural practices
  3. U.S.-India Partnership to Advance Clean Energy (PACE)

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 18, 2012
    Energy cooperation is a central element of the U.S.-India strategic partnership. President Obama and Prime Minister Singh launched the U.S.-India Partnership to Advance Clean Energy (PACE) in November 2009 to accelerate the transition to high perf...
  4. Green Economy for Sustainable Mountain Development

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 25, 2012
    The United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (UNCSD or Rio+20) to be held in June 2012 will have green economy as one of its two main themes. This paper has been prepared to strengthen arguments for discussing mountain issues at Rio+20...
  5. Kailash Sacred Landscape Conservation Initiative: First Regional Workshop

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 25, 2012
    Report of the first regional workshop of the Kailash Sacred Landscape Conservation Initiative held 11-13 April 2010 in Almora, India
  6. Remittances: A key to adaptation?

    Posted by Jim Tarrant | Oct 25, 2012
    This information sheet looks at the way in which families in different parts of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region use labour migration as a way of adapting to problems caused by too much water (flash and other floods) and too little water (drought).