Blogs - Climate Resilience

Climate Change Adaptation: Building Resilient Cities in South Asia

Climate change is a pressing issue that poses significant challenges to urban areas in South Asia. The region’s rapid urbanization, coupled with the impacts of climate change, has made it imperative to focus on building resilient cities.

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Climate Change Impacts on the Himalayas and Community Solutions in South Asia

By Purnima Joshi
The greater Himalayan region’s vast glaciers and permafrost are crucial for ten major Asian rivers, supporting over 1.3 billion livelihoods. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has confirmed significant snow cover and glacier declines since the 1970s, with further reductions expected..

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Multilateral Climate Actions Workshop brings forth issues on gender and child rights

By Divyanshi Yadav
With a bated breath, I entered the huge meeting room of the beautiful Soaltee Hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal. The previous night, I had a nearly sleepless night, tossing and turning, with so many questions plaguing me about the workshop,…

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Launch of EVD solution repository

By Santosh Patnaik
Impacts of climate change on poor and vulnerable communities affect their life and livelihood in a decisive manner. With the limited resources and knowledge, the communities make an effort to reduce their vulnerability and to adjust with the mounting climate impacts. With the support of local institutions, local government, civil society and local solutions…

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Repository of Local Climate Solutions – A Precursor to Regional Collaboration and Advocacy Report on Regional Webinar

The regional webinar began with the short introduction of EVD project, its objectives, deliverables and outcomes expected from the project…

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Repository of Local Climate Solutions: Seeking inputs from members

By Santosh Patnaik
Developing countries are engaged in a balancing act of rapid development to eradicate poverty and energy deprivation together with ecosystem restoration while meeting mitigation and adaptation goals …

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Managing Health and Mental Well being of Urban Poor to build climate resilient cities

By Divyanshi Yadav
In the webinar series organised by CANSA on ‘Building Climate Resilient Cities’, the fourth and last webinar on Health & Mental well-being of Urban Poor, was conducted on 23 September 2021…

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Building climate-resilient cities through livelihood security for the urban poor

By Divyanshi Yadav
The webinar Climate Resilient Cities – Livelihood Security for self-employed unorganized sector workers, organised by CANSA on 16th September,is the third of four webinars touching upon….

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Climate Resilient Cities – Protection of Child Rights, Safety and Security of Women and Girls

By Divyanshi Yadav
The webinar Climate Resilient Cities – Protection of Child Rights, Safety and Security of Women and Girls […]

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Resilient Urban Infrastructure – Ensuring Access to Basic Services, Housing and Shelter Homes for Urban Poor

By Divyanshi Yadav
The webinar Climate Resilient Cities – Ensuring Access to basic services, housing and shelter Homes […]

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