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FEATURE: Reflections on the 9th International Conference on Community-based Adaptation

The 9th International Conference on Community-based Adaptation this year not only saw an increase in participation but also an increase in engagement. CDKN Africa’s Claire Mathieson caught up with Dr Saleemul Huq, director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development to discuss the positive outcomes of CBA9.
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FILM: What does the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report mean for vulnerable countries?

Saleemul Huq is a Fellow at the IIED (UK) and Director of the ICCAD (Bangladesh). He is also a Senior Advisor to CDKN and a Lead Author on the forthcoming IPCC report on adaptation, impacts and vulnerability. Here he provides his response to the recent IPCC report on the physical science of climate change.
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OPINION: Empowering communities to monitor the impact of their work

Saleemul Haq reflects on how a programme supported by CDKN in Bangladesh is spreading an innovative new bottom-up approach to monitoring and evaluating community based adaptation
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EVENT: COP18 – Join CDKN side events in Doha

Please join us in person, or follow our events on our website and Twitter as CoP18 unfolds. CDKN will be supporting and participating in several events – we’d love to see you there, or at our display stand in the official exhibition area.
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PROJECT: Loss and Damage in Vulnerable Countries Initiative

Following a proposal put forward by the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) in 2008, the issue of Loss and Damage was included on the agenda of official international climate negotiations. Despite this achievement, the exact definition of Loss and Damage is still being contested and argued over within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
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