Solitary writing is great. Group writing is therapeutic
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 15:30

This is a short reflective piece about a recent collaborative writing workshop that actually entailed writing!

Gender Infographics
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 12:30

How people experience and respond to risk varies, depending on factors like age, ethnicity, gender and class. These stunning infographics offer an easy-to-understand overview.

Webinar: Challenging assumptions about gender and climate adaptation: It’s not always what, or who, you think!
Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 12:30

On the 14th March 2018, 12:00pm GMT, ASSAR invites you to attend our webinar titled: Challenging assumptions about gender and climate adaptation: It’s not always what, or who, you think


Save the date for a webinar!
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 12:45

The Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR) project invites you to attend the following webinar, happening in conjunction with the 62nd session on the Commission on the Status of Women, focusing on gender and the empowerment of rural women and girls.

The Desired Future of Urban Water Management in Cape Town
Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 14:45

Julia Davies gives a slightly alternative approach to the drought faced in the city of Cape Town.

Women, work and adaptive capacity: enhancing the adaptive capacity of vulnerable women
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 16:00

The ASSAR Ghana team organised a two-day workshop in Nandom District to enhance the adaptive capacities of women by introducing them to eco-inclusive business, lean business canvas, advocacy skills and business networking. 

My escapade with RiU
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 10:45

IIHS researcher Maitreyi Koduganti Venkata takes us through her learning of the Research-into-Use (RiU) process in ASSAR as it starts to gain momentum in the project's final year.

Job Opportunity: Communications Officer: ASSAR Research Project
Monday, February 5, 2018 - 14:45

The postilion of Communications Officer: ASSAR Research Project has become available at UCT in Cape Town.

TSP Workshop 2: Bobirwa Sub-District, Botswana
Friday, February 2, 2018 - 11:00

On the 24th and 25th January 2018, the second of two TSP workshops were held at the Oasis Lodge, Zanzibar. Julia Davies takes us through the process in a fantastic photo journey!

What I learned and reflected on after spending a few days with ASSAR’s gender experts
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 14:00

Lucia Scodanibbio recounts what she has learned after a three-day writeshop with gender experts.

Using Transformative Scenario Planning to think critically about the future of water in rural Jalna, India
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 10:45

WOTR invited a diverse group of relevant stakeholders to the first of two TSP workshops to share their views in a neutral space, and construct a shared understanding of the situation and the actions they can take to address it.

Climate change impacts and adaptation in north-central Namibia
Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 15:15

This information brief, written by Julia Davies, a senior research assistant on the ASSAR southern Africa team, discusses what the impacts of climate change are in Namibia, and what can be done to adapt to these changes better.