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EPA’s National Stormwater Calculator (SWC) is a desktop application that estimates the annual amount of rainwater and frequency of runoff from a specific site anywhere in the United States (including Puerto Rico)... Read More
EPA’s National Stormwater Calculator (SWC) is a desktop application that estimates the annual amount of rainwater and frequency of runoff from a specific site anywhere in the United States (including Puerto Rico)... Read More
This document provides a primer on more than a dozen approaches for ensuring that wetlands and beaches can migrate inland as people remove buildings, roads, and other structures from land submerged due to sea level rise... Read More
This guide provides a brief introduction to key physical impacts of climate change on estuaries and a review of on-the-ground adaptation options available to coastal managers to reduce their systems' vulnerability to climate change impacts... Read More
The software development team at EPA redesigned BenMAP from the ground-up as an open source and community-owned tool, using a modern software language (C#) and geographic information system (DotSpatial)... Read More
This report presents a summary of the Climate Change Adaptation in Africa (CCAA)’s chief contributions... Read More
This facility, hosted by UNESCAP, provides a training platform for policy-makers in the development of green growth / green economy strategies, policies and tools... Read More
This guidebook should be useful to anyone interested in seeing climate relevant technologies adopted more widely... Read More
The paper seeks to answer how can farmers’ needs be met by the dissemination and application of meteorological information and how can SCFs complement indigenous knowledge about the climate... Read More
The in_focus collection presents thematic mini-websites on selected IDRC activities. Each tackles a pressing issue in sustainable international development... Read More
The IDRC Digital Library provides the international research community with access to a collection of research results and documents generated by IDRC-funded projects, IDRC funding recipients, and IDRC staff about a wide range of subjects... Read More
In this policy brief, Moving forward on climate change planning – lessons from Orissa, CDKN examines the first Indian state to produce a climate change action plan (CCAP), Orissa... Read More
Climate Compatible Development emphasises climate strategies that embrace development goals and development strategies that integrate the threats and opportunities of a changing climate... Read More
weADAPT started life as 'wikiADAPT' and has grown into a collection of over 1000 articles and case studies... Read More
The World Bank HealthStats DataFinder contains the most current Health, Nutrition and Population (HNP) data for over 250 indicators and more than 200 countries and regional/income groups... Read More
The World Development Report (WDR) 2014 App for iPad offers an accessible and mobile version of this key World Bank flagship on Managing Risk for Development... Read More
The UNDP/World Bank Climate Finance Options (CFO) Platform is a jointly developed web-based knowledge platform that provides a conduit of information on investment finance... Read More
This collection of maps provides information that can be used for humanitarian decision-making around the world, developed by the IRI and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)... Read More
This document provides a suggested sequence of steps that health departments can undertake to assess health vulnerabilities associated with climate change... Read More
This publication showcases technologies that can be used to address the impacts of climate change across six sectors: ·        agriculture, ·        coastal resources, ·        human health, ·        transportation, ·        water... Read More
The Climate Predictability Tool (CPT) provides a Windows package for constructing a seasonal climate forecast model, performing model validation, and producing forecasts given updated data... Read More
This maproom presents an approximate decomposition by time scale of twentieth-century precipitation variations... Read More
This working paper explores the many successful strategies and measures for climate resilience and low carbon development that communities and leaders have pursued at the subnational level... Read More
Seasonal forecasts of temperature and precipitation... Read More
The IRI Data Library is a vital global public good that serves as a springboard for users worldwide to incorporate science-based approaches for climate conscious planning and decision making... Read More