Author: Louisa Heilinger, student at Van Hall Larenstein University, Velp, The Netherlands
While it is widely known that biodiversity and ecosystems provide vital services to society that help people to adapt to the adverse effects of climate change and reduce disaster risk, the co-benefits t...
Authors - Researchers for Development:
Climate change is nowadays one of the most relevant sources of pressure for the conservation of biodiversity and ecosystem services. There is scientific evidence that suppo...
Elena María Abraham, Darío Soria, Viviana Zeitz, y Cecilia Rubio
(IADIZA/CONICET, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo)
In contrast to the widespread image of Argentina as the “the world’s breadbasket”, reality shows a vast territory (around 70%) of dry, arid, semiari...
Climate Change Adaptation Program Officer
IUCN Regional Office for South America
Author: Martin Obermaier, International expert on climate adaptation and communication, GOPA/ECO
After I had asked Lili from Practical Action if she was interested in me writing a piece on ecosystem-based adaptation (EBA) in West Africa, I was immediately at a loss. What interest cou...
Juan Torres, UNALM
In the face of uncertain scenarios brought about by climate change in the coming years, Adaptation based on Ecosystems (AbE) turns out to be the most comprehensive strategy for tackling a global problem.
In such a process, this approach has been gai...