Climate change and marine fisheries: Least developed countries top global index of vulnerability

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Future impacts of climate change on marine fisheries have the potential to negatively influence a wide range of socio-economic factors, including food security, livelihoods and public health, and even to reshape development trajectories and spark transboundary conflict. Yet there is considerable variability in the vulnerability of countries around the world to these effects…Read more

Paris Climate Talks 2015 COP21

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Some documents from From the International Energy Agency at COP21

Energy Technology Initiatives 2013 ETP Executive Summary – 2015 Global_Tracking_Framework Good_Practice_Policy_Framework for Energy Technology How2Guide_Wind Energy Technology Development Prospects_Indian Power Sector TechnologyRoadmap_ EE Buildings TechnologyRoadmap_Bioenergy for Heat and Power Read the rest of this entry »

Turn Down the Heat

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turn down the heatThe report Turn Down the Heat: Confronting the New Climate Normal is a result of contributions from a wide range of experts from across the globe. The report follows Turn Down the Heat: Climate Extremes, Regional Impacts and the Case for Resilience, released in June 2013 and Turn Down the Heat: Why a 4°C Warmer World Must be Avoided, released in November 2012. Read the full report


Free to download Marvellous Mangroves Poster

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marvellous_mangrovesNature Seychelles is presently completing a mangrove and wetland rehabilitation project jointly funded by Mangroves for the Future (MFF) and Nature Seychelles. Under the project an interpretation board depicting the importance of mangroves to our islands was developed and is mounted at the Bird Hide at the Sanctuary at Roche Caiman. We have made it available for download as a poster here. It fits within an A2 and is 59cm by 33cm. Click this link to download

The Psychology of Climate Change Communication

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The  Center for Research on Environmental Decisions has made available for free a guide for communication climate change.  The Psychology of Climate Change Communication is a “Guide for Scientists, Journalists, Educators, Political Aides, and the Interested Public.”  The guide is available in its entirety on the CRED site, by clicking through the contents menu at left. You can also download a PDF.