ACT reports

The institutional context for tackling climate change

The institutional context for tackling climate change refers to issues such as the level of institutional capacity, political will and available financial resources. These aspects define whether and why tackling climate change is a priority for governments and their ability to define and deliver effective adaptation strategies.

Date of publication: 26/04/2017

Published by: Action on Climate Today

Authors: Action on Climate Today

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Kerala State Action Plan on Climate Change

The Kerala State Action Plan on Climate Change developed by the Department of Environment and
Climate Change, Government of Kerala aims to address negative consequences of climate change and thus reduce
risk associated with it. It also envisaged climate change strategies need to be integrated development planning
process in the state

Date of publication: 24/04/2017

Published by: Department of Environment and Climate Change, Government of Kerala

Authors: Department of Environment and Climate Change, Government of Kerala

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Oxford Policy Management Annual Review 2016-17

The Annual Review details how Oxford Policy Management is supporting governments and societies internationally to deliver real, sustainable change. Climate change is given special focus in our Annual Review, including the aims and successes of the ‘Action on Climate Today’ programme as it works to reduce the negative effects of climate change in south Asia.

Date of publication: 21/04/2017

Published by: Action on Climate Today

Authors: Oxford Policy Management

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Calculating the impact of climate change on economic growth

This working paper explores the economic implications of climate change.

Date of publication: 14/04/2017

Published by: Action on Climate Today

Authors: Action on Climate Today

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Emerging Lessons from Climate Change Financing Frameworks

This policy brief explains each component of a Climate Change Financing Framework (CCFF) and sets out some key lessons for policy makers who are looking to develop a CCFF.

Date of publication: 13/04/2017

Published by: Action on Climate Today

Authors: Action on Climate Today

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Assam State Action Plan on Climate Change

This document highlights key sectoral concerns and strategies to combat climate change in Assam.

Date of publication: September 2015

Published by: Department of Environment and Forest Government of Assam, India

Authors: Department of Environment and Forest Government of Assam, India

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An integrated approach to building climate resilience in the agriculture sector

This policy brief highlights how a value chain approach supports integrated climate risk management through better connection of producers to markets and increased economic returns to small farmers.

Date of publication: March 2017

Published by: Action on Climate Today

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Enhancing capacity for practicising climate-resilient agriculture: A two-pronged approach

This policy brief highlights the need to enhance the capacity of both government and farmers for implementing the practices of climate-resilient agriculture.

Date of publication: March 2017

Published by: Action on Climate Today

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Regional Dialogue on Financing Climate Resilient Growth in South Asia: Workshop Report

This report distils some of the key messages which emerged from two days of rich discussion, structured around the following themes: the scale of climate change impact, the cost of adaptation, sources of adaptation finance, institutionalisation of CCFFs, the need for a common framework for managing climate finance, and the role of ACT support going forward.

Date of publication: March 2017

Published by: Action on Climate Today

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Awareness campaign on water conservation

This document is about the salient features of the Awareness Campaign on Water Conservation as part of a regional project on Climate Proofing Growth and Development managed by the Oxford Policy Management in collaboration with the Ministry of Water and Power in Pakistan.

Date of publication: January 2016

Published by: Action on Climate Today

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Progress with Climate Change Financing Frameworks in selected South Asian countries

This paper reviews work related to CC Financing Frameworks (CCFFs) in Afghanistan, Nepal, Pakistan and six Indian states.

Date of publication: 16/09/2016

Published by: Action on Climate Today

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