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Global Narratives of Climate Change

A large body of research shows that people accept the challenge of climate change and become motivated to take action once they have understood it through the lens of their own values and culture. However, surveys show that climate communications have failed to speak well to values and cultures beyond a narrow demographic of environmentally-conscious [...]

By | 2017-07-02T14:08:10+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Reports|

Communicating Climate Change in India

A new model of communications research A large body of research shows that people need to understand climate change as a narrative*, containing their own language and shaped by their own values and experience. Most climate change language however is dry, technical or too based in the campaign culture of the Global North. To date, [...]

By | 2017-07-02T13:56:05+00:00 July 2nd, 2017|Reports|

Climate Change Knows No Borders

Migration has always taken place in South Asia, for long before climate change became an issue. Several push factors and pull factors drive migration in the region. However, it remained invisible for various region. The countries in South Asia has been slow to recognise and respond to climate migration. Three international organisations CANSA, Action Aid [...]

By | 2017-06-12T04:37:01+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Reports|

Climate Change Policy? For a Better Understanding of India’s and Germany’s Approaches and Positions

It is, without doubt, difficult to compare India and Germany as the cultural and socio-economic differences are striking. With this paper, Germanwatch and CANSA seek to introduce some of the backgrounds to the different climate policy approaches of India and Germany with a view to the ambitious and equitable implementation of the Paris Agreement. DOWNLOAD [...]

By | 2017-07-02T18:14:16+00:00 September 2nd, 2016|Reports|

Opportunities for Indo-German Co-operation in Bilateral and Multilateral Environment and Development Policy

Bilateral Indo-German cooperation has proven to build mutual understanding and trust in finding solutions in international negotiations. Bilateral cooperation experience has provided learning and confidence for various negotiation items at UNFCCC. A fruitful implementation of the Indo-German Solar Partnership would build further evidence for healthy bilateral cooperation and would support implementing the Paris Agreement jointly. [...]

By | 2017-06-12T04:34:47+00:00 September 2nd, 2016|Reports|

Low-Carbon Development Co-operation between India and Germany

The Potential of Creating Low-Carbon Development Strategies Together Indo-German cooperation on low-carbon development can reach far beyond should dialogue on and provision of German support for an Indian low-carbon energy mix. Germany, in turn, should seek inspiration from India as well. An Indo-German dialogue on low-carbon development should therefore allow exchange in partnership on more [...]

By | 2017-06-12T04:35:49+00:00 September 2nd, 2016|Reports|

Outcomes Report on Building Climate Resilience and Mainstreaming DRR in the State of Odisha

Bilateral Indo-German cooperation has proven to build mutual understanding and trust in finding solutions in international negotiations. Bilateral cooperation experience has provided learning and confidence for various negotiation items at UNFCCC. A fruitful implementation of the Indo-German Solar Partnership would build further evidence for healthy bilateral cooperation and would support implementing the Paris Agreement jointly. [...]

By | 2017-06-12T04:38:48+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Reports|

Report of Workshop on Building Climate Resilience & Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction in the State of Uttar Pradesh

Odisha counts as one of the poorest states of India as well as one of the most vulnerable geographical regions because of social, economic and environmental reasons, it is essential that the law makers, academics, media and community be mobilised and sensitised. The communication is even more important in the light of changing climate regimes [...]

By | 2017-06-12T04:40:33+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Reports|

Brief Outcome Report on Consultation to Facilitate Design of SAPCC Implementation Roadmap of Sikkim

Sikkim is one of the unique states in India with positive initiatives of environmental conservation. The unique geographical position and dependance of all major sectors – Forestry, Flowers, Biodiversity, Agriculture, Horticulture, Livestock, Tourism, Hydel Power – on natural resources makes it vulnerable to climate change impacts. The impacts identified are increased heat, reduced snow, melting [...]

By | 2017-06-01T09:07:47+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Reports|

Manual for Accredition of National Implementing Entities (NIE) of Asia Pacific Countries To Adaptation Fund

CANSA and United Nation Environment Programme with financial support from Ministry of Environment Japan have developed a manual to share lessons to Asia-Pacific countries to meet the demands of a growing number of international climate funds requiring stringent fiduciary standards for Direct Access. The lessons learned regarding challenges and enabling factors of accreditation, project development [...]

By | 2017-06-10T09:16:46+00:00 June 26th, 2016|Bangladesh, Reports|