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Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 2 of 2) : Main report (English)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Schellnhuber, Hans Joachim; Reyer, Christopher; Hare, Bill; Waha, Katharina; Otto, Ilona M.; Serdeczny, Olivia; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Reckien, Diana; Marcus, Rachel; Kit, Oleksandr; Eden, Alexander; Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Trujillo, Nella Canales; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Fader, Marianela; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones, Lindsey; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Mengel, Matthias; Möhring, Jacob; Mosello, Beatrice; Norton, Andrew; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reinhardt, Julia; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Executive summary (Arabic)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Schellnhuber, Hans Joachim; Reyer, Christopher; Hare, Bill; Waha, Katharina; Otto, Ilona M.; Serdeczny, Olivia; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Reckien, Diana; Marcus, Rachel; Kit, Oleksandr; Eden, Alexander; Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Trujillo, Nella Canales; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Fader, Marianela; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones, Lindsey; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Mengel, Matthias; Möhring, Jacob; Mosello, Beatrice; Norton, Andrew; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reinhardt, Julia; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Executive summary (Chinese)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Schellnhuber, Hans Joachim; Reyer, Christopher; Hare, Bill; Waha, Katharina; Otto, Ilona M.; Serdeczny, Olivia; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Reckien, Diana; Marcus, Rachel; Kit, Oleksandr; Eden, Alexander; Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Trujillo, Nella Canales; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Fader, Marianela; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones, Lindsey; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Mengel, Matthias; Möhring, Jacob; Mosello, Beatrice; Norton, Andrew; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reinhardt, Julia; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Baissons la chaleur : face a la nouvelle norme climatique - resumé analytique (French)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Schellnhuber, Hans Joachim; Reyer, Christopher; Hare, Bill; Waha, Katharina; Otto, Ilona M.; Serdeczny, Olivia; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Reckien, Diana; Marcus, Rachel; Kit, Oleksandr; Eden, Alexander; Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Trujillo, Nella Canales; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Fader, Marianela; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones, Lindsey; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Mengel, Matthias; Möhring, Jacob; Mosello, Beatrice; Norton, Andrew; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reinhardt, Julia; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Chinese

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Bajemos la temperatura : como hacer frente a la nueva realidad climatica - resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Schellnhuber, Hans Joachim; Reyer, Christopher; Hare, Bill; Waha, Katharina; Otto, Ilona M.; Serdeczny, Olivia; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Reckien, Diana; Marcus, Rachel; Kit, Oleksandr; Eden, Alexander; Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Trujillo, Nella Canales; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Fader, Marianela; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones, Lindsey; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Mengel, Matthias; Möhring, Jacob; Mosello, Beatrice; Norton, Andrew; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reinhardt, Julia; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten English, Russian, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese

Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Executive summary (Russian)

This third report in the Turn Down the Heat series covers three World Bank regions: Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC); the Middle East and North Africa (MENA); and parts of Europe and Central Asia (ECA). ... See More +

Working Paper 92704 NOV 23, 2014

Schellnhuber, Hans Joachim; Reyer, Christopher; Hare, Bill; Waha, Katharina; Otto, Ilona M.; Serdeczny, Olivia; Schaeffer, Michiel; Schleussner, Carl-Friedrich; Reckien, Diana; Marcus, Rachel; Kit, Oleksandr; Eden, Alexander; Adams, Sophie; Aich, Valentin; Albrecht, Torsten; Baarsch, Florent; Boit, Alice; Trujillo, Nella Canales; Cartsburg, Matti; Coumou, Dim; Fader, Marianela; Hoff, Holger; Jobbins, Guy; Jones, Lindsey; Krummenauer, Linda; Langerwisch, Fanny; Le Masson, Virginie; Ludi, Eva; Mengel, Matthias; Möhring, Jacob; Mosello, Beatrice; Norton, Andrew; Perette, Mahé; Pereznieto, Paola; Rammig, Anja; Reinhardt, Julia; Robinson, Alex; Rocha, Marcia; Sakschewski, Boris; Schaphoff, Sibyll; Schewe, Jacob; Stagl, Judith; Thonicke, Kirsten English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese

Decision-making and investment strategies for managing flood risk in Guyana (English)

This issue focuses on ways to tackle persistent flooding and economic vulnerabilities in the agricultural sector for Guyana. In January 2005 extreme and prolonged rainfall caused widespread flooding in Guyana with flood levels elevated well above safe operating levels, putting the East Demerara Water Conservancy reservoir and dam at risk of overtopping and catastrophic breaching. ... See More +

Brief 89824 JUL 31, 2014

Plan de Passation des marchés : procurement plan (French)

Procurement Plan 91130 JUL 30, 2014

Third flood risk management and urban resilience workshop (English)

This report summarizes the presentations and discussions that took place as part of the Third Flood Risk Management and Urban Resilience workshop in Manila, the Philippines, in June 2014. ... See More +

Working Paper 90643 JUN 05, 2014

Stanton-Geddes, Zuzana; Wataya, Eiko; Ignacio, Demilour

India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan (Vol. 2 of 2) : social assessment and social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project for India is to improve adaptive capacity of the rural poor, to climate variability and change affecting farm based livelihoods, through community-based interventions. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan IPP702 MAY 30, 2014

Bolivia - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Credit (DPC) Project (English)

Project Information Document 88696 MAY 06, 2014

Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective (English)

The majority of Northeast Brazil falls within the semi-arid zone, an area that is defined by both a minimal amount of annual rainfall (i.e., 800 millimeters per year on average) and a concentration of that rainfall during only a few months per year. ... See More +

Working Paper 90527 MAY 01, 2014

De Nys, Erwin; Engle, Nathan Portuguese

Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective (Portuguese)

The majority of Northeast Brazil falls within the semi-arid zone, an area that is defined by both a minimal amount of annual rainfall (i.e., 800 millimeters per year on average) and a concentration of that rainfall during only a few months per year. ... See More +

Working Paper 90527 MAY 01, 2014

De Nys, Erwin; Engle, Nathan English

Philippines - Preparation of a program towards sustainable flood management in the Greater Metro Manila Area (English)

Project Information Document 89939 APR 28, 2014

Ghana - Disaster Risk Management Country Plan Project (English)

Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet 87075 APR 15, 2014

Addressing climate risk : the Sri Lanka Climate Resilience Program (English)

Sri Lanka is highly vulnerable to natural hazards and has embarked on a comprehensive disaster risk management program to reduce the adverse impacts of climate change and to adapt the stock of infrastructure to extreme climate shocks. ... See More +

Brief 87531 APR 01, 2014

India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan (Vol. 1 of 2) : Social management framework (English)

The development objective of the Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project for India is to improve adaptive capacity of the rural poor, to climate variability and change affecting farm based livelihoods, through community-based interventions. ... See More +

Indigenous Peoples Plan IPP702 FEB 24, 2014

Solomon Islands - Community Resilience to Climate and Disaster Risk Project (English)

The development objective of the Community Resilience to Climate and Disaster Risk Project for Solomon Islands (CRISP) is to increase the capacity of selected rural communities to manage natural hazards and climate change risks. ... See More +

Project Appraisal Document 83733 FEB 03, 2014

Sri Lanka - Improving Climate Resilience Project (English)

Project Information Document 84218 JAN 21, 2014

Title Document Date Report No. Document Type Also available in
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 2 of 2) : Main report (English)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Executive summary (Arabic)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Chinese
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Executive summary (Chinese)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Baissons la chaleur : face a la nouvelle norme climatique - resumé analytique (French)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper English, Russian, Spanish, Portuguese, Arabic, Chinese
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Bajemos la temperatura : como hacer frente a la nueva realidad climatica - resumen ejecutivo (Spanish)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper English, Russian, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese
Turn down the heat : confronting the new climate normal (Vol. 1 of 2) : Executive summary (Russian)
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NOV 23, 2014 92704 Working Paper English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Arabic, Chinese
Decision-making and investment strategies for managing flood risk in Guyana (English)
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JUL 31, 2014 89824 Brief
Plan de Passation des marchés : procurement plan (French)
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JUL 30, 2014 91130 Procurement Plan
Third flood risk management and urban resilience workshop (English)
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JUN 05, 2014 90643 Working Paper
India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan (Vol. 2 of 2) : social assessment and social management framework (English)
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MAY 30, 2014 IPP702 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Bolivia - Disaster Risk Management Development Policy Credit (DPC) Project (English)
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MAY 06, 2014 88696 Project Information Document
Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective (English)
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MAY 01, 2014 90527 Working Paper Portuguese
Living with the semi-arid and proactive drought management in Northeast Brazil : a new perspective (Portuguese)
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MAY 01, 2014 90527 Working Paper English
Philippines - Preparation of a program towards sustainable flood management in the Greater Metro Manila Area (English)
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APR 28, 2014 89939 Project Information Document
Ghana - Disaster Risk Management Country Plan Project (English)
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APR 15, 2014 87075 Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Addressing climate risk : the Sri Lanka Climate Resilience Program (English)
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APR 01, 2014 87531 Brief
Progress report on mainstreaming disaster risk management in World Bank Group operations : meeting of the committee of the whole - chair summary (English)
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MAR 11, 2014 86481 Board Summary
India - Sustainable Livelihoods and Adaptation to Climate Change (SLACC) Project : indigenious peoples plan (Vol. 1 of 2) : Social management framework (English)
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FEB 24, 2014 IPP702 Indigenous Peoples Plan
Solomon Islands - Community Resilience to Climate and Disaster Risk Project (English)
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FEB 03, 2014 83733 Project Appraisal Document
Sri Lanka - Improving Climate Resilience Project (English)
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JAN 21, 2014 84218 Project Information Document