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Aug
30

Too hot to handle? Shaping the Market for Climate Resilience

Photo credit: Ashley Cooper


Source: GCAP Research

Adaptation Academy Lisbon


The heat is on , for people sweltering this summer. From wildfires in California to floods in Japan, via record temperatures across the northern hemis...
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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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Jun
17

GCAP @ Adaptation Futures

We'll be at Adaptation Futures all week, and we're very much looking forward to what looks like a fantastic programme! We've got a stand in the Adapta...
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Apr
11

Harnessing Mega-Trends for PMCR Growth in South African Agriculture

At the core of the Private Markets for Climate Resilience (PMCR) project is an enterprise-oriented market approach focused on the identification of climate resilience-enhancing products and services provided by the private sector. National teams across 6 countries have documented businesses and investments across 13 sectors, identifying knowledge services, innovative technologies, and pioneering approaches to data management, and good practices.

This is part of a series of short articles from the national teams intended to share with the broader PROADAPT audience their unique perspectives on both the challenges and opportunities confronting businesses in the face of climate change.

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