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    Water and climate dialogue: adapting to climate change

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    This document discusses the impacts of climate change in relation to water resources management and recommends the need for adaptation in management of water. It provides an overview of key issues in water management and highlights actions that can be taken to adapt to climate change and its effects on water resources. This document was published by UNESCO in 2011.
    Publisher
    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
    http://www.unesco.org/ulis/cgi-bin/ulis.pl?catno=211591&set=53C527CB_3_37&gp=1&lin=1&ll=1
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    Weeding risk: financial impacts of climate change and water scarcity on Asia's food and beverage sector: India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam

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    This report identifies the potential financial impacts arising from climate change and water scarcity on publicly listed companies in the food and beverage sector in South and Southeast Asia. It focuses on domestic companies that process and package foods and non-alcoholic beverages in India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. It examines the impacts on agricultural inputs, operating efficiency and reputation for aquaculture, beverages, confectionary, dairy/poultry, edible oils, starches and sugar.
    Author
    Dana Krechowicz; Shally Venugopal; Amanda Sauer; Sandeep Somani; Shipra Pandey
    Publisher
    World Resources Institute (WRI)
    http://www.wri.org/publication/weeding-risk
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    Winds of change: East Asia's sustainable energy future

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    This report demonstrates that countries in the East Asia region can move to a sustainable energy path, despite the challenges of rapid economic growth accompanied by rapid urbanization, and presents policy tools and financing mechanisms to advise these countries on how best to reach this goal, primarily through a low-carbon development model. Chapters include regional energy challenges, energy scenarios, unacceptable environmental damages and growing energy, improved environment and enhances security and transformative policy tools and financing mechanisms. This report was published by The World Bank in 2010.
    Author
    Xiaodong Wang; Noureddine Berrah; Subodh Mathur; Ferdinand Vinuya
    Publisher
    The World Bank Group
    https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/handle/10986/2483
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    Woodfuels and climate change mitigation: case studies from Brazil, India and Mexico

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    This paper examines the scope and potential for wood fuels to replace fossil fuels thereby contributing to climate change mitigation in Brazil, India and Mexico. It also analyses the potential for and implications of wood fuel development for climate change mitigation and presents the current woodfuel offset mechanisms in place and their relative emissions reduction potentials.
    Publisher
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
    http://www.fao.org/docrep/012/i1639e/i1639e00.pdf

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