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Workshop & Public Symposium on Addressing the Fate of Himalayan Sourced Rivers
Workshop & Public Symposium on Addressing the Fate of Himalayan Sourced Rivers

Workshop & Public Symposium on Addressing the Fate of Himalayan Sourced Rivers

Joint ANU/Monash University workshop and Public Symposium on Addressing the Fate of Himalayan Sourced Rivers in the Context of Climate Change was held in Canberra.

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Climate Change Institute conducts Climate Change Adaptation Toolkit development training in Nepal
Climate Change Institute conducts Climate Change Adaptation Toolkit development training in Nepal

Climate Change Institute conducts Climate Change Adaptation Toolkit development training in Nepal

A three day workshop on the IAP Climate Change Adaptation Toolkit was held in Kathmandu, Nepal.

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Working Towards Improving Resilience and Adaptive Capacity to Climate Change in the Himalayan region
Working Towards Improving Resilience and Adaptive Capacity to Climate Change in the Himalayan region

Working Towards Improving Resilience and Adaptive Capacity to Climate Change in the Himalayan region

There is a growing demand for research to provide information for a deeper and more useful understanding of resilience and adaptive capacity to aid in decision making processes.

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Untangling the confusion around land carbon and climate change mitigation policy
Untangling the confusion around land carbon and climate change mitigation policy

Untangling the confusion around land carbon and climate change mitigation policy

Policy-makers and the off-setting industry worldwide need to re-think the idea that planting trees can offset carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels, says an international study published today in Nature Climate Change.

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Himalyan Studies Program
Himalyan Studies Program

Himalyan Studies Program

This program is aimed at improving resilience and adaptive capacity to climate change in the Hindu Kush-Himalayan (HKH) region

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Climate Cafe:   An ethical gap? Scientists and climate adaptation

Climate Cafe: An ethical gap? Scientists and climate adaptation

Wednesday 2nd September, 3.30-5pm Dr Mark Howden, Director, ANU Climate Change Institute, has picked a challenging topic, confronting one of the most difficult aspects of decision-making that arises in climate adaptation planning: ethics. It is a new and valuable perspective and issue to be addressed by someone with extensive experience in the practical as well as the theoretical side of climate adaptation planning.

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New Australian Climate Targets:   ANU experts comment

New Australian Climate Targets: ANU experts comment

ANU experts commented on various aspects of the Australian Climate targets, prior to their announcement on Tuesday 11th August.

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Visit to Canberra by Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Visit to Canberra by Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

The ANU Climate Change Institute hosted a delegation of four IPCC Chairs and lead authors to discuss the implications for Australia of the findings of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report at several ministerial, parliamentary, government, media briefings and an academics roundtable and public lecture on 12th-13th August 2015.

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