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Journal Article | Jan 2012
The aim of this paper is to investigate and map climate change discourses in legal spaces. We look at how issues concerning the injustice and ...
Climate change, Climate change policy, Climate justice, Human rights, Sustainable development, Social research, Governance, Climate change adaptation, Emissions regulations, Government regulation
Edited Book | Jan 2013
Climate change is one of the central challenges facing African countries and their people. Unless concerted efforts are made worldwide very ...
Project | Jan 2019 - Dec 2022
COGENT represents an inter-disciplinary approach to improving household food security and nutrition-related health outcomes among women and ...
Climate change, climate services, health, agriculture, food security, Ethiopia, Tanzania
Event | 6 Nov 2013
Africa is one of the most vulnerable continents to climate change. The poor are the most vulnerable to heat waves, sea level rise, the destruction of coastal zones, drought and water shortages. Is fair global interenational climate governance possible, asks Professor Oliver C. Ruppel.
Real-time evaluation of Norway's international climate and forest initiative. Contributions to a global REDD+ regime 2007-2010
Report in External Series | May 2011
This report is an output of the first iteration of a process of real-time evaluation of Norway’s International Climate and Forest Initiative ...
Brazil, DR Congo, Indonesia, Tanzania
Project | Jan 2010 - Jan 2012
Climate change as a scientific issue is now a widely accepted global challenge. Narratives of climate change are becoming central to development ...
Climate change, discourse, global challenge, the poor, poverty, South Africa
Project | Jan 2018 - Dec 2020
Climate change will in coming decades lead to increased frequency and severity of floods, drought and extreme weather events. As the more exposed ...
Event | 26 Aug 2013
A roundtable discussion with climate change scholars from law, ethics and political science for a conversation on where we are, the most acute ...
Event | 10 May 2010
Channing Arndt is a Professor of Economics at the University of Copenhagen and the leader of the climate change pillar at the World Institute for Development Economics Research. He will present recent approaches developed for analyzing the implications of climate change and appropriate policy responses.
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2015
The protection of tropical forests is a hot topic, particularly in light of the pressing threat of global climate change. The 2014 UN Climate ...
REDD+, forest governance, climate governance, corruption, anti-corruption
Project | Jan 2013 - Dec 2016
This project pilots the concept of climate services in two countries in Africa: Malawi and Tanzania. Climate services in the context of climate ...
Climate change, climate services, Malawi, Tanzania, Malawi, Tanzania
Event | 16 Oct 2012
Food evokes emotions. Food shapes nations and cultures. Food can be a source of conflict. Food riots are one of the oldest forms of people's revolutions.
Project | Oct 2017 - Oct 2019
Together with LTS (Edinburgh) CMI has won a framework agreement with Norad related to green economy, low carbon development and international ...
Green economy, REDD+, climate change policy, low carbon development, Norwegian aid policy
Event | 20 Oct 2011
Brazil has emerged as the BASIC-group member willing to move furthest towards binding emission cuts. Will Brazil be able to maintain this position?
Book Chapter | Jan 2013
Climate Change Lawfare Asuncion Lera St.Clair, Siri Gloppen Climate Change: International Law and G
Real-Time Evaluation of Norway's International Climate and Forest Initiative Contribution to Measurement, Reporting and Verification
Report in External Series | Dec 2013
The Government of Norway’s International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI), launched in December 2007, has pledged substantial development ...
Climate, Forests, REDD+, Development Aid, Evaluation, Democratic Republic of Congo, Guyana, Indonesia, Tanzania
Journal Article | Jun 2012
While there is a connection between climate variability and conflict in Sudan, the effects are played out in interaction with other conflict-promoting ...
Book Chapter | Jan 1998
Population and climate change Astri Suhrke Human choice and climate change Steve Rayner & Elisabeth
CMI Brief | May 2016
In 2010, a UN Resolution explicitly recognized the human right to water and sanitation (HRtWS). But has this international recognition improved ...
natural resources, water, human rights, Costa Rica, South Africa, Brazil, Ethiopia, India, Peru, Zambia
Event | 8 Oct 2015
The key to addressing climate change and sustainable development around the globe is to first address the relationship between political and financial power and energy use and resources. Meet the editors John-Andrew McNeish, Axel Borchgrevink and Owen Logan.