Drought solutions

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Drought is a major issue worldwide. This collection provides stories and research regarding different drought solutions.

Climate change is increasing the frequency, duration and severity of droughts, increasing stress placed on ecosystems. Unless action is taken, economic losses will mount.
Geospatial World
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Putting communities at the heart of soil restoration in some of the world's most arid regions.
CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security
2021

This report presents a new framework for creating a more effective system of managing hydro-climatic risks, a system that has the potential to dramatically reduce the future human and economic toll from these events. This report is intended to bring

World Bank, the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery, the Deltares Global Water Security & Sanitation Partnership (World Bank)
Using a new computer framework, scientists are able to project future floodwaters under a changing climate.
Stanford News Service
2021

The purpose of the feasibility study was to assess to what extent the contexts in Kenya and Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) and other relevant stakeholders are conducive to the implementation of FbF, Cash Transfers Programme (CTP) and Data Preparedness, in

International Centre for Humanitarian Affairs (Kenya Red Cross)
2021

This study analyses the potential for implementing the Underground Transfer of Floods for Irrigation (UTFI) approach across large parts of South Asia, as pragmatic, cost-effective, socially inclusive and scalable solutions that reduce risks from recurrent

International Water Management Institute