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  Call for Applications is underway for those interested in undertaking placements with the Greg Urwin Awards commencing in 2013. Details below:   The ...
Post Date: 31-Oct-2012
  WHO, WMO Launch Atlas of Health and Climate 29 October 2012: The World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Meteorological Organization ...
Post Date: 31-Oct-2012
The Ocean Health Index: Live Q&A with Ben Halpern, OHI lead scientistDate: 31 October 2012Time: 5 pm GMT / 1 pm US EDT / ...
Post Date: 31-Oct-2012
  5th On-Line Climate Conference: Climate change and the potential of sustainable technologies for Small Island Developing States The fifth global online conference ...
Post Date: 30-Oct-2012
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Vanuatu Climate Change & Disaster Risk Lessons, Mainstreaming and National Policy: 26 October 2012 The Republic of Vanuatu has had a busy week dedicated to addressing the issues ...
Post Date: 28-Oct-2012
  It is my sincere pleasure to invite you for this webinar by Nobel Peace Prize winner Prof. Mohan Munasinghe, called "Integrating climate change policies into sustainable development strategy using ...
Post Date: 27-Oct-2012
CLIMATE SECURITY : A holistic approach to climate change, security and development The Pacific Institute of Public Policy has launched one of its periodic Discussion Papers, this time revisiting ...
Post Date: 26-Oct-2012
A holistic approach to climate change, security and development PiPP's latest Discussion Starter revisits the climate change issue with ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2012
  The Office of the High Representative for LDCs, SIDS and landlocked developing countries is seeking consultants to prepare a report on the “Impact of climate change, desertification and land ...
Post Date: 25-Oct-2012
Words of caution however are wise especially with gabion baskets which even if they work superbly at first will eventually rust in the marine environment and release the materials they ...
Post Date: 23-Oct-2012
UNDP/IFRC Case Study - Vanuatu - Implementation of Laws and Regulations in Support of Disaster Risk Reduction Copies of the full ToR should be obtained from navin.bhan@undp.org or ...
Post Date: 22-Oct-2012
The FIELD paper below may be of interest to readers from SIDS. “International institutions and new sustainable development goals beyond 2015: climate change, poor and vulnerable countries” (at http://www.field.org.uk/news/beyond-2015-climate-poor-and-vulnerable-countries) ...
Post Date: 22-Oct-2012
The FIELD paper below may be of interest to readers from SIDS. “Loss and damage caused by climate change: legal strategies for vulnerable countries” (available at http://www.field.org.uk/news/climate-damage-new-legal-strategies) suggests that ...
Post Date: 22-Oct-2012
  Dear Madam or Sir,   This e-mail is sent to you by the Project Management Unit of the ACP Science and Technology Programme.   Your e-mail address is part ...
Post Date: 17-Oct-2012
In the scope of their programs, the VRCS/FRC are seeking one CCA Support Officer (for the Vanuatu Agencies Climate Change Program) Basically, the project named “Supporting Community Planning” has ...
Post Date: 16-Oct-2012
In the scope of their programs, the VRCS/FRC are seeking one CCA Support Officer (for the Vanuatu Agencies Climate Change Program) Basically, the CCA program brings together a consortium ...
Post Date: 16-Oct-2012
In the scope of their programs, the VRCS/FRC are seeking one CCA/DRR Mitigation Officer (in charge of the coordination/management for both programs) Basically, the CCA program brings together a consortium ...
Post Date: 16-Oct-2012
  FROM:      The Centre for Science and Technology of Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre) ...
Post Date: 16-Oct-2012
  Dear Colleagues,   UNDP Pacific Centre has recently signed an agreement with AusAID to implement the Pacific Risk Resilience (PRR) programme.  ...
Post Date: 14-Oct-2012
There is growing agreement that now is the time to initiate a new, coordinated vision for climate impacts research. The IMPACTS WORLD 2013 conference in Potsdam will for the first ...
Post Date: 11-Oct-2012
From Tim Stumhofer tim.stumhofer@ghginstitute.org I’d like to draw your attention to a recent three-part blog series posted on the Greenhouse Gas Management Institute (GHGMI) website. The series, written ...
Post Date: 11-Oct-2012
On the Road to Doha: Will the Bell Toll for the Kyoto Protocol? posted on: Tuesday, October 9th, 2012 by: Eugenia Recio, MPhil, Thematic Expert for Climate Change Negotiations/UNFCCC, IISD ...
Post Date: 10-Oct-2012
22 October – 6 November 2012 (Registration deadline, 17 October) Dear Climate-L colleagues, The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), in collaboration with the Directorate of Energy & ...
Post Date: 09-Oct-2012
Climate Change Matters Issue - October 2012.  Please also distribute to your distribution lists and networks.   Link: CCM October issue: http://www.sprep.org/attachments/Publications/Newsletters/SPREP_CCM_October_-final.pdf       ...
Post Date: 08-Oct-2012
  AN INTERACTIVE WEB DOCUMENTARY BY JOACHIM EGGERS AND AXEL WARNSTEDT Namati’s World – The Dreams and Fears of a ...
Post Date: 07-Oct-2012