Communicating change for adaptation: Challenges, successes and future priorities. An information brief by Caroline Lumosi and Daniel McGahey, with input from Blane Harvey and Tali Hoffman
Keyword results: adaptation
Chandni Singh talks about her work on development pathways that she presented at Adaptation Futures. Specifically, she described how historical development decisions lock systems into trajectories that are potentially maladaptive.
Edmond Totin discusses why farmers in Mali are not benefiting from recent seed laws that are meant to help them.
Rahinatu Sidiki Alare explains how her experiences at Adapation Futures have reinvigorated her inspiration!
Sue Moore, from Oxfam GB, explains the use of Research-into-Use and explores what this means for researchers, practitioners and ultimately, those most vulnerable to the effects of climate change.
Drawing on her experiences at Adaptation Futures 2016, Lucia Scodanibbio reflects on how we can rise to the challenges of adaptation to climate change.
Jesse DeMaria Kinney (Oxfam GB) reflects back on the Adaptation Futures Conference and calls for more adaptation action building on the rich pool of global research and knowledge now available.
ASSAR's Maitreyi Koduganti Venkata reflects on her first time presenting at an international climate change conference, Adaptation Futures 2018, held in Cape Town, South Africa.
This new ASSAR working paper reviews responses to climate-related social-ecological risks in semi-arid areas of East Africa, in order to lay out an agenda for future critical research. By drawing on a wide range of academic and non-academic sources, the paper maps out the main forms of response to the inter-linked risks in the region, and considers how they might be viewed in terms of a spectrum of development-adaptation actions.