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Ben has worked on climate adaptation for 10 years, with a focus on developing systems to manage climate risks, and a particular interest in the water sector. He leads GCAP's climate screening work. Follow him @bdp_smith on twitter.
Jan
09

Yesterday's projections, today's impacts

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The New Year has got me thinking about time, and specifically how we think and talk about climate impacts. I've been working on adaptation for 12 year...
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Nov
06

On Coastal Adaptation and Loss

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I grew up in Norfolk, with big skies, sandy beaches, crumbling cliffs and the brown, ever-present North Sea. Freezing on beaches in winter, wrapped up...
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Oct
19

Mesh Climate Networking



We had a fantastic night in London last night for the launch of Mesh , the networking community for professionals working on Climate Services which we...
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Jun
25

Reflections on Adaptation Futures 2018

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I'm back at my desk following a very enjoyable week in Cape Town for Adaptation Futures 2018. It'll take a while to fully digest the week, but I thoug...
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Jun
19

Learning what drought means


I'm in Cape Town this week for Adaptation Futures . We've all heard about the drought, the water restrictions, and the threat of Day Zero which has fo...
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