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Project Highlights

INSIDE STORY: Assessing carbon and water footprints in Andean cities

The capital cities of Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru are vulnerable to climate change, partly due to their dependence on water from retreating Andean glaciers. This comparative Inside Story by Miguel Rodríguez Tejerina of Servicios Ambientales highlights the challenges, enabling factors, lessons learned and implications for climate compatible development – as illustrated by a project to assess the cities’ carbon and water footprints.

INSIDE STORY: Understanding the risk of flooding in the city: The case of Barangay Potrero, Metro Manila

Partners for Resilience, who have been working with communities to increase resilience to frequent flooding in Malabon City in Metro Manila, share lessons from their experience in this CDKN ‘Inside Story on Climate Compatible Development’ . They highlight the particular importance of transboundary issues in managing natural resources in a changing climate.