By building resilience into our infrastructure and communities, we can reduce the damages from natural disasters and recover from shocks more easily.
climate adaptation Archives - State of the Planet
He and his team are deploying seasonal climate forecasts and index insurance to help Vietnamese farmers plan ahead for changing weather, and to enhance food security.
ACToday aims to combat hunger and improve food security by increasing climate knowledge in Ethiopia, Senegal, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Colombia, and Guatemala.
Diversity is key to resilience, says new study.
Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent and severe. Here are 12 ways the law can help society cope with these impacts.
Workshop shows how climate adaptation could be linked with economic revitalization in the nation’s so-called “Rust Belt.”
A recent event at Columbia University debated the pros and cons.
Scientist Ben Orlove discusses why it’s important to bring an anthropological dimension to the science of climate change and glacial retreat.
Restoring natural ecosystems can make communities more resilient to climate change while offering other benefits along the way.
A new study challenges the assumption that communities have to believe in climate change before they can take action.