ASSAR Ghana Participates in the 2nd Ghana Youth Conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Development
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:00
The 2nd Ghana Youth Conference on Climate Change and Sustainable Development brought together 200 young people in Ghana. Read what took place over the three days.
Making decisions in times of uncertainty: How farmers in Mali are adapting to climate change
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 11:00

The ASSAR Small Opportunities Grant enabled Udita Sanga to gain insights into questions around food and security in Southern Mail and whether these insights would lead to real impacts. 

How depleting groundwater threatens women's livelihoods in India's Bhavani region
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 09:30

In December 2016, as part of the Small Opportunities Grant awarded by ASSAR, Divya Solomon visited the University of East Anglia to work with Dr Nitya Rao on a study in the Bhavani region in Tamil Nadu, India.

ASSAR researcher wins IDRC “Supporting Climate Change Leaders, 2017” grant
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 13:30

Congratulations to ASSAR Southern Africa researcher Omagano Shooya on being selected as a 2017 Climate Change Leader by the (IDRC).

MIRAA: Subsistence, stimulant and social glue
Monday, September 4, 2017 - 11:45

In this photo essay, Jennifer Leavy describes the challenges people face when trying to make a living from growing and trading Miraa, a key cash crop in Kenya.

Farm ponds on the rise, despite limited groundwater
Friday, September 1, 2017 - 13:00

Renie Thomas, an ASSAR researcher from WOTR, looks at the impact of farm ponds and what their increasing use means.

Experiential Learning: Farming Juggle
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 12:30

The Farming Juggle is a dynamic exercise that can be used to explore the complex and compounding effects of multiple stressors in any system.

Facing the unknown can help us shape the future
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 11:00

Colleen Magner, Managing Director, Reos Partners in South Africa, looks at how using TSP can help with understanding long-term climate impacts.

Using Transformative Scenario Planning to think critically about the future of water for productive use in Omusati, Namibia
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 12:00

In this report the outcomes of the full Transformative Scenario Planning process that was followed during two workshops, a writeshop, and the subsequent scenarios that were developed, are described.

Thinking critically about the future of water security in Bengaluru, India using Transformative Scenario Planning
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 11:45

This short report provides an overview of the proceedings of a workshop titled ‘Water and You – Bangalore's water situation is in crisis.

Taking the impact of ASSAR to heart
Thursday, August 24, 2017 - 14:00

Julia Davies looks back at the recent ASSAR annual meeting, held in Ghana, and asks what a positive and meaningful path towards the end of the project might look like.

My research into ASSAR workshops: The story so far…
Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:15

Teresa Perez, a sociologist working on Transformative Scenario Planning, gives a refreshing look at the ASSAR project, in story form.